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Jaber took her back to the agent, who became abusive, yelling at Diana and even hitting her at one point. She eventually calmed down and chose to return home with Jaber. Finally, Jaber went to Hotel-Dieu de France, which accepted Diana into its psychiatric ward.Approximately 85 percent of people who need care do not access it, Chammay said.The MOPH does not have a specific budget for mental health. According to the WHO 2011 Mental Health Atlas, 4.8 percent of the MOPH's budget was used for mental health of which 54.2 percent was allocated to inpatient care at psychiatric hospitals. An in-depth study on mental health funding co-authored by Nahas last year estimated that 78 percent of the money spent by the MOPH on mental health in 2011 was solely on inpatient admissionsChammay said it has trained approximately 50 ministry-network PHCs and 160 general doctors and nurses to assess and manage mental health patients.Bolstering primary care capabilities in Lebanon is crucial as, according to WHO 2011 statistics, per 100,000 people there are just 1.41 psychiatrists and 2.12 psychologists that tend to be concentrated in Beirut.
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