The Centre for Child & Adolescent Mental Health (CCAMH), University of Ibadan, in collaboration with, African Association for Child & Adolescent Mental Health (AACAMH), Association for Child & Adolescent Psychiatry & Allied Professions in Nigeria (ACAPAN), Department of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan, invites you to the 1st Child & Adolescent Mental Health Conference, and 4th CCAMH Workshops, Public Lectures & Symposia in Celebration of the Day of the African Child in Nigeria.

Dates: June 14 – June 16, 2016
Venue: College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, University College Hospital Campus Ibadan, Nigeria
Theme: “Child Mental Health for Nation Building”

Multi-disciplinary: Professionals working with youth
Education: Teachers, School Counsellors, School Proprietors, School Doctors & Nurses
Health: Doctors, Nurses, Physiotherapists, Primary Care Practitioners, Social Workers, Occupational Therapists, Child & Adolescent Health Professionals
Juvenile Justice System
Child Rights & Development
Lecturers & Teachers of Education, Health, Guidance & Counselling in Tertiary Institutions
Members of the Press
Parents & Caregivers
Politicians & Policy makers
Young People including school children & adolescents
Members of the Public interested in Nation Building!

Abstracts relating to the following subthemes are welcome as well as other related themes:
Strengthening Families & Communities to Nurture Healthy Infants, Children & Adolescents
Psychosocial Interventions for Children, Families & Communities
Culture, Child Rearing & Mental Health
Provision of Mental Health Services in School Settings
Mental Health & Vulnerable Children
Policy, National Growth & Child & Adolescent Mental Health
Child Mental Health & the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
Gender Issues & Mental Health
CPD units to be earned
Parallel Sessions for Children & Adolescents to hold!

For more information and Registration Details: Send email to: [email protected] or
Call +234-810-985-4936, +234-705-440-6528 for registration costs and other information.
Early registration rate ends May 14, 2016; Register early and get the lowest rates.

The Scientific Committee invites abstracts for oral, poster, workshop & symposia presentations.

Abstracts should not be more than 300 words, and should be submitted in the following format: Title, Authors & Institutions/Organization, Introduction, Methods, Results, Conclusions, Support (if any).
All abstracts should be sent not later than May 15th 2016 to the following email address: [email protected]

Authors will be notified of decisions on their abstract no later than May 27th 2016.
Authors should indicate their preferred mode of presentation along with the abstract, but please note that the final decision rests with the Scientific Committee.

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