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GCMHP 6th Intenational Conference "Mental Health and Human Rights In Palestine"

Why Should I be there?

New Topics

New topics in the field of Mental Health and Human Rights will be addresed.

Keynote Speakers

Promonant figures will be participate in the Mental Health and Human Rights conference.

Multilingual Support

Dual English Arabic language is avaliable in the Mental Health and Human Rights conference.

speakers of the opening session

  • Johan Schaar

    SIDA-SWEDEN

  • Gudrun Kramer

    GIZ-Germany

  • Dr. Majid Abu Ramadan

    GCMHP-BOD

  • Dr. Mohammed Abu Shahla

    GCMHP-BOD

  • Dr. Yasser Abu Jamei

    GCMHP

  • Feletcia Adeeb

    PCRF-USA

  • Veronique Hulmann

    SDC-Switzerland

  • Tor E. Gjerde

    NRO-Norway

PROGRAM

GCMHP 6th Conference Mental Health and Human Rights in Palestine Program

GCMHP

Dr. Mohammed Abu Shahla

SDC

Veronique Hulmann


NRO

Tor E. Gjerde


GIZ

Gudrun Kramar


SWEDN

Johan Schaar


PCRF

Feletcia

Chairperson
Dr. Bill Slaughter

The legacy of Dr. Eyad El- Sarraj- Community Agony and Hope

Hope Hall


Nancy Murray

Breaking the siege in the USA: Reflections on the legacy of Eyad El- Sarraj

Hope Hall


Donna Baranski Walker

Expanding the influence of Gaza Community Mental Health Programme, a vital, independent voice of compassion and reason

Hope Hall


Victoria Brittain

The normalization of torture in the USA, and the unseen head of Dr. Eyad El- Sarraj behind US clinician who defied the power structure

Hope Hall


Chairperson
Dr. Samir Qouta

Trauma, Siege and Resilience

Peace Hall


Marwan Diab

Can psychosocial intervention improve peer and sibling relations among war -affected children

Peace Hall


Ann-Charlotte Nilsson

Aggression, Acts of Terrorism and Finding Resilience Against Using Violence

peace Hall


Shefa Obiad
Dr. Ayat Nashwan

Developing and Enhancing Resilience in Traumatized Families and Communities

peace Hall


Chairperson
Dr. Taysir Diab

Interventions in the areas of conflict

Resilience Hall


Ferdoos Alissa

The effectiveness of EMDR treatment in treating PTSD and depression symptoms among the parents or the caregivers and the wives of the young martyrs from Bethlehem area

Resilience Hall


Dr. David Henely
Dr. Henrik Pelling

Enhancing the Quality of Medical and Educational Services for Children with Autism in the Gaza Strip

Resilience Hall


Khitam Abu Shawareb

The Effectiveness of Counseling program to reduce the symptoms of attention deficit and hyperactivity among kindergarten children

Resilience Hall


Chairperson
Rawya Hamam

Open space session
The siege and political realities and their impact on mental health

Unity Hall

Chairperson
Hamdi Shaqqura

Human Rights Violations and Mental Health

Hope Hall


Dr. Ashraf Kagee

Is Posttraumatic Stress Applicable Among South African former Political Detainees

Hope Hall


Sohayla S. Abu Jalala

Life Satisfaction and its Relation with Psychological Stress due to Siege of Governmental Sector Employees in Gaza

Hope Hall


Issam Younis

Un-punished Crimes, The reality of justice in the occupied Palestinian territories Strip

Hope Hall


Chairperson
Dr. Sami Owaida

Youth: Strength and Vulnerabilities

Peace Hall


Ayda Kassab

Post-traumatic Stress and some Personality Traits of Students at Palestinian Universities in the Gaza Strip

Peace Hall


Dr. Bassam Abo Hamad

Adolescent Girls in the Gaza Strip Face Significant Psychosocial Vulnerabilities in the Context of Recurrent Trauma

Peace Hall


Pam Bailey

We are Not Numbers: Combatting Depression among Young Adults in Gaza through Facilitated Storytelling

Peace Hall


Poster Presentations Session

Resilience Hall


Chairperson
Hasan Zeyadah

Open space session
Palestinians waiting for peace

Unity Hall

Chairperson

Dr. Nancy Murray


Washington Physicions for Social Responsibility-USA

Geeri Haynes


Palestinian Center for Human Rights

Raji Sourani


University of Tennessee

Brian Barbar


USA

Sara Roy (Recorded message)

Chairperson
Pam Bailey

Story telling session

Hope Hall


Story telling

Hope Hall


Chairperson
Issa Al Nahal

Eyad El- Sarraj The model

Peace Hall


Dr. John Eenwyk

The Early life of Dr.Eyad El-Sarraj

Peace Hall


Dr. David Henely
Dr. Henreik Pelling

Eyad El-Sarraj a Friend and Colleague

Peace Hall


Bahar Hashemi

Mental Health Intervention for Children in War Zones, A Model from Gaza

Peace Hall


Chairperson
Dr. Akram Nafee

Psychological interventions for Gaza children

Resilience Hall


Dr. David Hutton

MHPSS : What it means for UNRWA

Resilience Hall


Enas Jouda

The Effectiveness of Treatment Program Using Psychodrama to reduce the Symptoms of Depressive disorder among Women.

Ursula Hauser

Psychodrama in the Context of War and Post-war Experience (recorded message)

Resilience Hall


A Member of Dr. Eyad Sarraj Family

Resilience Hall

Chairperson
Dr. David Becker

Care for Caregivers

Hope Hall


Zahia Qarra

Traumatic Experience,coping Strategies and its relationship with Death and Anxiety after the 2014 war

Hope Hall


Rawya Hamam

My Experience in Clinical Supervision in the Context of Gaza Strip

Hope Hall


Dr. Jamil Tahrawi

The Attitudes of Psychologists in Gaza Towards Clinical Supervision

Hope Hall


Chairperson
Mohmmed El- Zeer

Historical Trauma

Resilience Hall


Dr. Samir Quota

Trans-generational traumatization and its relations with coping: the Palestinian experience (1948-2011)

Resilience Hall


Khaleel Migdad
Ibrahim Mohmmed Al-Toom

The Impact of the Israeli Aggression on the Mental Health of Children in Gaza Strip

Resilience Hall


Nedal El Shamaly

Five Personality Factors among Patients with Depression Attending Gaza Community Center

Resilience Hall


Chairperson
Husam El-Nounou

Open space session
Dr. Eyad El- Sarraj’s Legacy and role of GCMHP in the future

Unity Hall

BOOK OF ABSTRACTS

Abstracts from key, local and international researchers and acadimics in the field of Psychosicosocial intervintion.

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venue

Al-Mashtal Hotel
Gaza-Palestine

address

Al-Rasheed St.,At Conjuction of Al-Rasheed & Salah Khalaf St. Al-naser, Gaza
009708-2832500
infoalmashtalgaza@arcmedhotels.com

Conference Information Sheet

GCMHP 6th international conference "Mental Health and Human Rights in Palestine" Information Sheet

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Conference Narrative Report

GCMHP 6th international conference "Mental Health and Human Rights in Palestine" Narrative Report

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sponsors

Special thanks to the generous contribution of our doners.