A delegation of PHD students from the Psychology Department of Al-Aqsa
University has visited on Thursday, 15 March, 2022 Gaza Community Mental Health
Programme, with the aim of arranging for having practical training at GCMHP
community centres which are located in different areas across the Gaza Strip.
The delegation, presided by associate professor Niemat Olwan, met with
Dr Taysir Diab, Deputy Director for Professional Affairs; Ms Rawya Hamam, Director
of Training and Scientific Research Department; and Dr Mohammad Al-Zeir, Head
of Academic Programmes Unit.
During the meeting, Dr Diab explained the pioneering role of GCMHP in
providing support to the civil society through a variety of MHPSS activities
which target different sectors.
Following the meeting, the PhD students were
taken on an introductory tour at GCMHP facilities, where they were briefed on
the tasks of the different departments and units and their work mechanisms.
At the end of the visit, Dr Alwan presented a
thank you letter to Gaza Community Mental Health Program for its cooperation in
providing practical training to Al-Aqsa University students for the second year
in a row.