In Cooperation with Maana Center for Psychotherapy and Counselling of Nazareth
Hospital, GCMHP conducted the first online meeting in children psychodynamic
therapy training. On Sunday, November 29, 2020.
meeting was opened by Dr Yasser Abu Jamei, Director General of GCMHP, and Ms
Rawya Hamam, Director of GCMHP Training and Scientific Research Department.
series of training, which includes 28 practical sessions of counselling, is to
be provided by a number of professionals expert in children clinical psychology.
training is provided in sessions held twice weekly.
for the theoretical part, the training provides information on the principles
of psychodynamic therapy, play therapy and family counselling and nonverbal therapeutic process.
clinical cases of children who benefit from GCMHP community centers’ services
will be presented.
Mostafa Qasqasi, represented Maana Center during the online session which
was attended by 18 female and male specialists working in GCMHP.
Qasqasi provided a lecture, during this session, about the principles of
addition, the first practical session, run by the clinical psychologist Najlaa
Asmar, director of Maana Center in Nazareth, was attended by 8 mental health
specialists. During the session Ms Asmar explained the concept of play therapy
and the most important psychological and developmental theories related to
the end of the meeting the participants agreed on the method of presenting the
clinical cases in the coming sessions.