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Understanding People, Mental Illness and Trauma

  • TLC Church Soj 5, Sutep Road Chiang mai Thailand (map)

A training seminar to equip service providers with an understanding of whole person care and basic mental health/illness. It emphasizes emotional trauma, anxiety, depression and all forms of stress. Special populations such as women, children, homeless, prisoners, combatants and refugees are also covered. Taught by Dr. Lyn Westman and her team.

Dr. Lyn has been with Mercy Ships since 1997. As a clinical psychologist and ordained minister she has had 20 years of practice and experience in the developing world. This seminar is a valuable resource for those seeking greater effectiveness in bringing mental and emotional well being to others. Taught from a Christian worldview, it is also applicable for those of other faiths.

When:   February 7-10, 2017 (9-5 daily, ends at 12.30 on last day)

Where:  TLC Church, Soi 5, off Suthep Road, Chiang Mai

Cost:     2000 THB, includes training manual and lunch

Language:   English

Register/more info:   Gill at

Space is limited. Apply by Jan 24, 2017

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