Integrating Mental Health into Primary Care - Webinar
Opening hours: 9am to 6pm Central European Time
Marbella, Spain
+44 (0)1908 714 511
Opening hours: 8am to 6pm
+44 (0)1908 714 511
Marbella, Spain

Integrating Mental Health into Primary Care

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The lecture will focus on potential opportunities and barriers to integrated mental health and primary care.

Webinar title: Integrating mental health into primary care using technology-supported, collaborative, stepped-care, and task-shifting approaches

Objectives:

1. Describe integrated mental health and primary care models.
2. Identify key policies that support integrated care
3. Understand challenges to an integrated approach in local sites
4. Describe opportunities for integration of mental health and primary care
5. Identify acceptable/feasible strategies for integration

Speaker: Theddeus Iheanacho, M.D, Director, Yale Global Mental Health Promotion Program, Yale School of Medicine

Dr. Iheanacho is an Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Director of the Yale Global Mental Health Programs and Chairman of Psychiatry at Trinity Health of New England/Saint Francis Hospital, United States. He leads the HAPPINESS Project collaboration between Yale University and local agencies to build capacity for mental health care in Nigeria.
Dr. Iheanacho completed medical school at Abia State University and post-graduate training in psychiatry in Ireland and the United States. He is passionate about making mental health care accessible to all.

Facilitator: Jamie Colloty

Date: Thursday, 16th of June, 2022

Time: 15:00 Central Africa Time (GMT+2 / CAT)

Duration: 1 hour

CPD Points: 1