Director General of Gaza Community Mental Health Programme, Dr
Yasser Abu Jamei, has provided on Wednesday, May 24, 2023 another presentation under the title “Trauma and
Hope” in cooperation with the British-Palestinian Network for Mental Health,
and Birzeit University
Dr Abu Jamei provided through his presentation his first hand experience of the conditions on the ground in the Gaza Strip, the psychological impacts
and the work being undertaken by Mental Health professionals in Gaza.
The presentation was attended by academics and students, and
other individuals interested in the Palestinian cause.
This cross-cultural activity comes as part of Dr Abu Jamei’s
visit in the UK, through which he shared GCMHP’s specialized services for Gaza
population as well as the nature of the needs, the types of interventions and the challenges faced.