2016 Summer Institute in Global Mental Health

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Teachers College Global Mental Health Lab

2016 Summer Institute in Global Mental Health 

Teachers College, Columbia University

July 5, 2016 - July 10, 2016



We are delighted to inform you that the 2016 Summer Institute in Global Mental Health will be held between July 5 - July 10 2016, at Teachers College, Columbia University. This is a  6-day intensive training course for mental health and allied professionals and trainees working with populations exposed to severe adversities and trauma worldwide. The course instructors are leading experts in GMH: 

Peter Ventevogel, MD (the Mental Health Senior Expert of UNHCR) will train in the mhGAP - Humanitarian Intervention Guide (WHO)

Lena Verdeli, PhD, MSc ( Associate Prof. Teachers College, Columbia University) and Kathy Clougherty, LCSW  will train in  Group Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT-G).  The IPT-G manual will be disseminated globally by the World Health Organization this summer. 

For registration and more information: www.tc.columbia.edu/cps/global.