TRUST 3rd Annual Conference MHPSS in Humanitarian Settings

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Ahfad Trauma Center(ATC)opened itsdoors in 2012 as the first nationally initiated mental healthand psychosocial support service provider.A one-of-its-kind free service has implemented a collaborative stance within emergency settings that promote war- related trauma counseling as a comprehensive,coordinated, and seamless service delivery within conflict and post conflict settings.Offering demonstrated culturally-relevantand advocating for the mitigation and prevention of milder

mental health problems in an endeavor toprotectand safe- guard communitiesby effectively restoring resilience characteristics,promoting interpersonal relationships, facilitating the development of new coping skills withinthe recovery cycle.Theresultof partnershipsis thecreationof theTRUST Networkfor

MHPSS that has scaled-up service delivery through capacity building,TRUST interventionpackages, treatmentand care packages, communityand mentalhealth care platforms,and building traumacentersin conflict zones.

Ahfad University for Women (AUW) in Partnership with AECOM (USAID) has the pleasure toannounce its 3rd annualTrauma Resilience Understanding,Services & Training“TRUST”Conference on MentalHealthand Psychosocial Support in Humanitarian Settingson Saturday and Sunday 18thand 19thFebruary2017 at AUW.

This unique platformwill avail a significant contribution to ward instigating,achieving,and designing mentalhealthand psychosocial supportinitiatives

within humanitarian settings and crisis situationsworldwide. This year the conferenceis a two-dayworking forumaiming to support interaction,case study information-sharing and exchange of experiences as a basis for informed decision- making and policy brief development.

Inbuilding mutual multisectoral and co-responsibility within all stakeholder levels sustainable developmentprograms and projects will be launched throught his platform to spear- head the TRUST HUB.

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