My name is Mohammed Were and I come from Kapeeka, a village in Nakeseke district that is 60 kilometres from Kampala. I first came to AMS in 2007 when my CD4 was 13 and my weight was 37 kg. 454 more words
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How to communicate with adolescents about HIV Care and treatment: tips from Ministry of Health training of counselors at Reach Out Mbuya.
By Geraldine Kauma
Do you work with youth and adolescents, especially in talking about sensitive issues such as HIV/AIDS and sexual/reproductive health?
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The refugee crisis in Greece: training border security, police, volunteers and aid workers in psychological first aid
Author(s): Nikolaos GKIONAKIS
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Abstract: As the Syrian refugee crisis continues unabated, Greece remains one of the first ports of sanctuary. While the country is still gripped by one of the worst financial and societal crises of the past 40 years, little attention or funding was available to provide mental health and psychosocial support to migrants or refugees.
Mainstreaming mental health and psychosocial support in camp coordination and camp management. The experience of the International Organization for Migration in the north east of Nigeria and South Sudan
Author(s): Guglielmo SCHININÁ; Nuno NUNES; Pauline BIROT; Luana GIARDINELLI; Gladys KIOS
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This article examines the efforts of the International Organization for Migration to mainstream mental health and psychosocial considerations into camp coordination and camp management, through capacity building and provision of direct psychosocial support.