Online Program

Global issues in mental health

Tuesday, November 5, 2013: 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
This session will address the enormous burden mental health conditions pose on the communities world wide. The psychosomatic side effects of chronic diseases will also be discussed.
Session Objectives: Discuss the importance of having programs and policies in communities which address the mental health needs of communities.
Hendrika Maltby, PhD, RN

Mental health prescription practices and medication availability among ghanaian psychiatric hospitals   
Maureen Canavan, Ph.D., Angela Ofori-Atta, Ph.D. and Elizabeth Bradley, MBA, PhD
Psychosocial challenges and strategies for coping with HIV-infection among in-school perinatally-infected adolescents in Uganda: A qualitative study   
Massy Mutumba, BSN, MPH, PhD Candidate, Francis Kiweewa, MBcHB, MMED, MPH, Rachel Snow, DSc and Victor Musiime, MBcHB, MMED
Resilience from trauma: Examination of a gender-responsive trauma-informed mind-body program in Haiti   
Elizabeth Jackson, MPH, Danielle Rousseau, PhD, LMHC, Sue Jones and Allison Rose, MHS
Predictors of suicidal ideation in beninese adolescents   
Suzanne Landi and Molly McClanahan

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Organized by: International Health
Endorsed by: Injury Control and Emergency Health Services, Medical Care, Mental Health

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)

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