Welcome to AACAMH

The AACAMH is committed to providing effective leadership for the promotion of child and adolescent mental health on theĀ African continent through concerted collaborative efforts in advocacy, training, scientific study and service development. The AACAMH believes that interventions for child and adolescent mental health in Africa should be holistic, compassionate, evidence-based, and developmentally and culturally-appropriate.

We promote the development of national and regional child and adolescent mental health associations in Africa andĀ maintain a coordinating function with respect to such associations, and to promote their interests within the International Association for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions (IACAPAP)

  • The vision of the AACAMH is that every child and adolescent on the African continent will enjoy optimal mental health
  • The AACAMH is committed to providing effective leadership for the promotion of child and adolescent mental health on the African continent through concerted collaborative efforts in advocacy, training, scientific study and service development.
  • The AACAMH believes that interventions for child and adolescent mental health in Africa should be holistic, compassionate, evidence-based, and developmentally and culturally-appropriate. The organisation will conduct its affairs according to the principles of representativeness, transparency and accountability.

 

Events and Conferences

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14Jun

Child Mental Health Conference

The Centre for Child and Adolescent Mental Health (CCAMH) of the University of Ibadan, Nigeria annou...

00:00:00. to 23:59:59 Ibadan
23Jul

IACAPAP 2018

It is a great honour and responsibility for our professional community to have the opportunity to or...

00:00:00. to 23:59:59 5. kvetna 65

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