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Integration of mental health into primary care in Sri Lanka
This report describes a WPA funded train the trainers programme to train trainers for primary care in Sri Lanka in 2010, in collaboration with the National Institute of Mental Health, Sri Lanka and in dialogue with the Sri Lanka Ministry of Health.
The 5-day WPA training workshop for the teachers of mental health in community health officers’ training institutions in the southwest of Nigeria took place at the University of Ibadan Conference Centre, Ibadan from 26 to 30 January, 2009.
The WPA is Funding the Training of Trainers to Deliver Mental Health Continuing Professional Development for Primary Care Doctors in Sri Lanka in 2010
The WPA is funding in 2010 a series of train-the-trainers workshops to promote the integration of mental health care into primary care in Sri Lanka. During the course of the year, 155 professionals will be trained.