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.