SGMF’s representatives will participate in the 11th Armenian Medical World Congress

SGMF’s senior management team will participate in the 11th Armenian Medical World Congress to be held in Loews Hollywood Hotel, CA USA on July 3-7, 2013.

Executive Director Meline Tovmasyan will make a presention on “Possibilities for Change: Challenges and Rewards of Developing and Managing Mental Health Service Programs in Armenia” and Chief Psychologist Dr. Khachatur Gasparyan will make presentations on the following topics: “Creation of Day Treatment Facilities with Focus on Psychosocial Rehabilitation at Intra Mental Health Center” and “Transgenerational Transmission of Armenian Genocide Trauma”.

SGMF’s representatives participated in the 21st World Congress of Social Psychiatry

lisbonSGMF’s Executive Director Meline Tovmasyan and Chief Psychologist Dr. Khachatur Gasparyan participated in the 21st Congress of the World Association for social Psychiatry, which took place at the Reitoria Universidade de Lisboa-Portugal, on June 29-July 3, 2013.

Dance Therapy in Intra MHC

dance-therapyOn June18, 2013 the second Dance therapy training course started in SGMF’s Intra MHC. The training is conducted by Verzhine Gasparyan- clinical therapist and professional dance teacher. Soon also individual dance therapy courses will be offered in Intra MHC.