The fund will make care more available and accessible.
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The Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Program at the American University of Beirut Medical Center has announced a groundbreaking new fund to address children's mental health, established in collaboration with the Abu-Haidar Neuroscience Institute, an AUBMC statement said Monday.Experts highlighted the need for a multidisciplinary approach to such afflictions, and highlighted the importance of the new fund for providing critical support to families.The fund will provide training for primary care professionals and pediatricians to identify mental health issues, and educate teachers and parents on how to manage and support afflicted children.Khoury expressed hope that the new fund would fuel other initiatives in pursuit of this goal.
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