MULTI-SECTORAL STAKEHOLDER TEAM APPROACH TO SCALE-UP COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH IN KENYA: BUILDING ON LOCALLY-GENERATED EVIDENCE AND LESSONS LEARNED (TEAM)

TEAM aims to effectively integrate mental health services with minimal expenditure of resources, into pre-existing, community-based, government funded, formal and informal health services in Kenya. The project is currently taking place in Makueni County an area without a single psychiatrist. TEAM’s main course is to strengthen effective, self-driven leadership and governance, and to provide comprehensive community mental health awareness to impact on attitude and behavioral change in the community.

 

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Dr. Musau meeting with a few Community Health Workers, Traditional Healers and Faith Healers.
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One of the Project Officers (Edna Bosire) interviews a Clinician in one of the participating Facilities.