A delegation from Médecins du Monde visited on
Wednesday, June 1, 2022, Gaza Community Mental Health Programme in order to
arrange for professional cooperation and to be introduced to the mechanisms of
mental health and psychosocial support interventions , especially the
supportive professional supervision service.
The delegation was received by Dr Tayseer Diab,
Deputy Director-General for Professional Affairs, and Mr Qusay Abu Odeh,
Director of the Department of External Relations and Resources. The delegation
included Mrs Marwa Qassem, Head of Mission in Médecins du Monde Belgium;
Ms Isabelle Kraml, Mental Health
Coordinator at MSF; and Mr Sohaib Safi, Medical Coordinator. They were also
accompanied by Ms Ampaizo Villasnil, Mental Health Activities Maneger in
Médecins du Monde Spain.
At the beginning of the meeting, Dr Diab
introduced the concept of professional supervision, its objectives, application
and effects on the performance of workers, sharing GCMHP’s in this field.
For his part, Mr Abu Odeh briefed the
delegation on GCMHP’s services and its
interventions, especially in emergency and crisis situations.
A follow-up meeting was arranged to put the work
plan for the two organizations.