Published on: 15/08/2019

UNFPA conducted a series of training sessions as part of ten-week progoramme to enhance the capacity of 200 specialised and non-specialised mental health and psycho-social support service providers from across Iraq. The first set of training took place over five weeks from 7 July to 8 August 2019 and included 100 non-specialised humanitarian workers, such as social workers, from across Iraq. The training combined theory with practice and group activities. The topics focused on case management, first care to survivors, psychological first aid, trauma-informed care, among others.a