The event of the Chios Mobile Mental Health Unit at the Kardamyla area.
The Chios Mobile Mental Health Unit of the Civil Non Profit Organization Child and Adolescent’s Center, in order to celebrate the completion of its 10 year operation, is organizing a series of events open to the public throughout the year at the county of Chios, Psara and Oinousses.
Firmly devoted to offering help to the fellow man, our events are free of charge and are targeting towards removing the stigma and making public opinion more aware and sensitive about mental health issues.
Being different is a power and a right in life!
Kardamyla High School
Wednesday 5/04/2017, 10.30a.m.
Screening of the award-winning documentary “Including Samuel” of the director and press-photographer Dan Habib. Conversation with the students will follow.
Organizing committee: Eleni Pipa, social worker, Fotini-Elvisa Frrokai, psychologist, Maria Rimiki, nurse.
A little more about about the Chios Mobile Mental Health Unit: It started operating in 2007 and is part of the “Psychargos” Programme, which aims at the Psychiatric Reform in Greece. Its operation is supervised by the Ministry of Health and its services are free for children, adolescents, adults and their families, residents of Chios, Oinousses and Psara islands. The services of the Mobile Mental Health Unit include Psychiatric Evaluation and medical provision and attendance, psychological support, social skills development etc. From January 2007 until 31/12/2017, 2285 adults, adolescents and children have been served.