“Furjan Dubai” and “Association with Hope” promote mental health awareness

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The “Furjan Dubai” Foundation, one of the leading national institutions in community development, in cooperation with the “Association with Hope” to raise awareness about mental health, recently formed a psychological support group, consisting of elite members of the community, with the aim of developing community awareness of mental health issues and topics, as well as Furjan Dubai will focus during the next stage on introducing international days of a societal nature and issues, including the International Day of Bullying and Anti-Drugs, and others, and that this will be a clear work agenda for Furjan Dubai, with the help of specialists and expertise in every field. This step is one of a series of steps implemented by “Furjan Dubai” and “Association with Hope” to contribute to community development and related topics and issues in various fields that affect society and its members.

Alia Al Shamlan, Ferjan Dubai Foundation, said: The Foundation is a non-profit company, and its goal is to enhance the efforts of the state in all matters related to community development and related strategic goals, through volunteer work and the contributions of individuals in each friej.

During the open meeting, focus was placed on the axis of health relations and mental health, as the participants unanimously agreed on the importance of such open meetings and constructive discussions that are in the interest of community work, and raise the level of awareness of mental health issues. The participants also agreed to form a working group that includes specialists in psychiatry, And then to identify the most important topics that require awareness and educational programs to be implemented, while defining the priorities of the topics. And they unanimously agreed to start organizing psychological support sessions alongside open meetings to discuss strengthening healthy relationships in society, and to search for new ways to consolidate relationships between individuals regarding mental health issues and the psychological needs of the family in general, especially among the elderly, children and youth, and others. .

Model

In turn, Dr. Alaa Galadari said: Social support is one of the most important elements of psychiatry, health and psychological care, and that our view of mental illness follows the biological psychosocial model of the disease, as we look at the impact of the disease on the individual, and the social environment in which individuals live, extending from family members, and providers Care, friends, teachers, psychiatrists and community members. She explained that most diseases that afflict humans, such as chronic mental headaches, stomach pain, and others, are mainly related to the psychological aspect.

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For her part, Fatima Moussa, a member of the Association with Hope, confirmed: “We are working on forming working groups, especially in mental health,” explaining that this aspect of issues and topics has important effects on society, and that it is necessary to address it, especially about The groups in Al-Amal Hospital, and raising awareness of the importance of dealing with mental health issues in the community with a new participatory perspective to support each other, and in safe ways that take into account the privacy of society, people’s problems and their special circumstances, in addition to providing answers to people’s questions and inquiries about mental health.

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Meeting

Sarah Al-Suwaidi, a member of the Association with Hope, indicated that this meeting is just an initial session to emphasize the importance of mental health and the need to communicate with the relevant and relevant institutions in society, and open new horizons to discuss psychological matters, with a focus on forming constructive and supportive relationships for this trend. .

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