Psychosocial Support

Selected news for the healthcare topic - Psychosocial Support, collected since 10/2017. There are 2.9K items in the archive. This healthcare topic shares news with Mental Health, COVID-19, Case Management, Opioid Use Disorder and dozens of others.

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5/19/2022 SPORTS FOR PROTECTION CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT AND TRAINING reliefweb.int ... Settlement as well as in Nairobi to assist urban refugees and Mandera. Danish Refugee Council (DRC) runs a comprehensive GBV prevention (awareness raising, behavior change communication and capacity building) and response (case management and psychosocial support ) program in Dadaab, Nairobi Urban, Kakuma and Kalobeyei. DRC has a Child Protection programs in Kakuma and Kalobeyei in Turkana County which seeks to ensure the protection of children against violence, exploitation, abuse and ...
5/18/2022 Psychologist at Search for Common Ground (SFCG) job-nigeria.com ... increase, new threats emerge, and the systems to protect children fail.- This project aims to ensure that children verified and separated from CJTF, and other vulnerable children, receive a comprehensive child protection package including psychosocial support and socio-economic reintegration, and that their communities understand the importance of their separation and reintegration.- Search will work closely with the children, their families and communities, and CJTF to address the psychosocial and ...
5/18/2022 Mental Health and Psychosocial Support in Emergencies reliefweb.int ... through integration of mental health and substance abuse components in general health care and promoting intersectoral collaboration; • Support to all stakeholders to develop and implement policies, programmes and plans on mental health and psychosocial support based on the best available evidence and guided by the WHO, and IASC polices, position papers and strategies and guidelines on mental health and psychosocial support during emergencies and COVID 19 pandemic; • Age ...
5/17/2022 Women Protection and Empowerment Coordinator reliefweb.int ... coordination and providing technical oversight and support to the WPE portfolio in Iraq. The portfolio includes both direct delivery and collaboration with and mentoring of local partners in the implementation of 1) case management; psychosocial support ; referrals; and empowerment activities to GBV survivors and vulnerable women and girls; 2) Community GBV prevention activities, including engaging men and boys; 3) capacity building activities with National and local government entities, as well ...
5/12/2022 Mental Health & Psychosocial Support (MHPSS) Specialist - NES reliefweb.int Mental Health & Psychosocial Support (MHPSS) Specialist - NESMental Health & Psychosocial Support (MHPSS) Specialist - Based in North East SyriaThe OpportunityThe MHPSS Specialist will use their contextual understanding, technical expertise, and relationship building skills to deliver quality interventions in North East Syria (NES) related to PSS implementation. The role holder will provide technical oversight to operationalise the MHPSS strategy for the Syria Response Office in NES, mainstream MHPSS within NES ...
5/11/2022 4 Protection Assistants - Bohol (Filipino Nationals Only) reliefweb.int ... Duration : 6 monthsStart date : ASAPYou'll contribute to ending world hunger by ...Leading and supporting the targeted Typhoon Odette affected communities who are in critical need in terms of health, protection, mental and psychosocial support as well as those who require official documents to avail most need humanitarian assistance. The planned activities will be implemented in close coordination with the consortium coordinator and consortium partners.Key activities in your ...
5/8/2022 Health sector Syria hub update for southern Syria (Dara’a, Quneitra, Sweida), 5 May 2022 reliefweb.int ... for PHC and secondary health care services at health facility or mobile team/clinic.- Detect, identify and respond to communicable disease outbreaks.- Increase NCD/PHC primary healthcare coverage and quality- Increase mental health and psychosocial support services- Provide integrated reproductive health (RH) and gender-based violence (GBV) services- Strengthening the capacity of public health staff.- Strengthen and improve the emergency referral system to access secondary and tertiary health care services ...
5/7/2022 Guidelines for Remote MHPSS Programming in Humanitarian Settings: About internationalmedicalcorps.org ... program setup and management to service delivery to capacity building (training/supervision) to monitoring and evaluation, and program closeout. MHPSS service delivery can include, but is not limited to: intake and assessments, case management, psychosocial support , counseling, psychological interventions, psychiatric care, treatment by mhGAP-trained healthcare staff, group support, awareness-raising, outreach and facilitating referrals. Remote programming entails implementation of MHPSS program elements virtually or at a distance utilizing various ...
5/5/2022 Mental Health Program Coordinator – International Rescue Committee – Spokane, WA medacura.com ... the community. The Mental Health Program Coordinator will serve three main functions:- Provide specialized and intensive support as needed to IRC clients who may be experiencing a mental health or safety concern- Supervise a Psychosocial Support Worker who will be providing an identified evidence-based intervention with individuals and families in the Afghan community- Build the capacity of internal and external stakeholders as it relates to supporting the mental health ...
5/4/2022 Mental Health and Psychosocial Support Coordinator reliefweb.int Mental Health and Psychosocial Support Coordinator‘‘A dynamic MHPSS professional with excellent experience in humanitarian programming”BackgroundThe war broke out in Ukraine in February 2022. Since then, millions of people have fled to the neighbouring countries, raising a big concern on how to manage such an immense flux of people. In order to support refugees, War Child has set up an emergency response through local partners in ...
5/3/2022 International Rescue Committee (IRC) – GBV Prevention Volunteer. careerassociated.com ... at risk. He/she will ensure complete care and treatment of GBV survivors through referrals to Case Workers for further case management. The position holder will support the WPE case workers in provision of psychosocial support and awareness raising activities which will be integrated with rights awareness sessions, PSEA, containment measures and any other general protection concerns.Key Responsibilities:PSYCHOSOCIAL FIRST AID- Provide professional and confidential services to survivors of ...
5/3/2022 International Rescue Committee (IRC) – GBV Caseworker. careerassociated.com ... CaseworkerSector: Women Protection & EmpowermentEmployment Category: Fixed TermEmployment Type: Full-TimeOpen to Expatriates: NoLocation: Lodwar, KenyaJob DescriptionThe GBV Caseworker will be responsible for provision of case management and psychosocial support to GBV survivors & persons at risk. He/she will ensure complete care and treatment of GBV survivors at the response center including referrals to partner agencies for further case management. The position holder will ...
5/3/2022 Project Officer reliefweb.int ... works together with Ministries of Education around the world to ensure that the learning objectives are in line with their national curricula, most recently for children in and outside of Ukraine.TeamUp is a psychosocial support intervention developed by War Child Holland, Save the Children Netherlands and UNICEF Netherlands to meet the urgent psychosocial needs of refugee children. TeamUp is an inclusive psychosocial support group intervention with structured movement-based ...
4/29/2022 Protection Coordinator reliefweb.int ... start in April, 2022.Your purpose: You will provide management and technical oversight of Concern’s multi-donor funded Protection programmes in Syria and Iraq, in particular in the fields of child and adolescent psychosocial support , community protection, case management, outreach and protection mainstreaming across all other sectors. You will provide technical oversight and guidance to Concern’s Protection programmes in Iraq, delivered through national partner NGOs. You will also ...
4/29/2022 World: Integration of mental health and HIV interventions: Key considerations reliefweb.int ... neurological and substance use conditions are often not integrated into packages of essential services and care, including for HIV.“We know that integration of screening, diagnosis, treatment and care for mental health conditions and psychosocial support with HIV services does not need to be expensive,” said Eamonn Murphy, UNAIDS Deputy Executive Director, a.i., Programme. “The integrated approaches that are people-centred and local context-specific ensure better HIV and ...
4/27/2022 Tackling psychosocial and capital constraints to alleviate poverty Nature AbstractMany policies attempt to help extremely poor households build sustainable sources of income. Although economic interventions have predominated historically 1 , 2 , psychosocial support has attracted substantial interest 3 , 4 , 5 , particularly for its potential cost-effectiveness. Recent evidence has shown that multi-faceted ‘graduation’ programmes can succeed in generating sustained changes [6 ...
4/26/2022 Early Childhood Care and Development Technical Coordinator reliefweb.int ... at district level (Ministries of Gender, Education Health and Agriculture) and local implementing partners. The role holder will have a particular focus on planning, coordination, implementation, monitoring and reporting of ECCD and Mental Health Psychosocial Support activities in the Abwenzi A Ana project in Ntcheu district as guided by the program goals, objectives and implementation framework. S/he will coordinate the implementation of high quality ECCD programme activities that deliver ...
4/25/2022 Turkey: Strengthening Mental Health Project Beneficiary Satisfaction Survey [EN/TR] reliefweb.int Strengthening Mental Health Project Beneficiary Satisfaction Survey [EN/TR]Attachments- INTRODUCTIONA project was launched under the name of “Strengthening Mental Health Project” by the Turkish Red Crescent Community-Based Migration Programs Coordinatorship Health and Psychosocial Support Program in cooperation with the German Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the German Red Cross. The project aims to strengthen the psychosocial well-being of disadvantaged local and migrant communities and to ...
4/23/2022 Poland: Rapid Mental Health Situational Analysis April 2022 reliefweb.int Rapid Mental Health Situational Analysis April 2022AttachmentsSection 1: ObjectivesThe primary objectives of this mental health and psychosocial support (MHPSS) rapid situational analysis are to:obtain an understanding of perceived and identified needs among Ukrainian refugees arriving and staying in Poland;identify key needs for MHPSS services; andprovide recommendations to strengthen the MHPSS humanitarian response in Poland.Section 2: MethodologyThe methodology for this assessment included a ...
4/22/2022 Supply Chain Development Delegate reliefweb.int ... continues to do so under the present crisis, where we support the Ukraine Red Cross Society (URCS). The support focuses primarily on emergency response via a strong network of relief and logistics, health, and psychosocial support services (PSS). We emphasize strengthening the URCS through organizational development and operational capacity building. We see integrity, transparency, autonomy and sustainable volunteer structures as necessary conditions for building sustainable NS capacity.We are offering ...