Policy briefing – 45mn

In partnership with the Ministry of Public Health, Hamad Medical Corporation and Primary Health Care Corporation.

Despite the recent progress across mental health services for children and adolescents in Qatar, significant challenges and gaps exist in the current landscape. The Child & Adolescent Mental Health policy briefing will provide a summary of the current status and recent developments in children and adolescents’ mental health in Qatar, while also highlighting the challenges across the globe in this area.

It will also examine the existing gaps in the field, including: service and care; policy and legislation; public knowledge and awareness.  Finally, it will provide recommendations to achieve better outcomes for children and adolescents.