Target audience: 

Allied Health Care Professionals
Social Workers

Learning objectives: 

1.  Review prevailing treatment approaches in African regions to mental health care

2.  In light of local and global health awareness, discuss emerging uniform issues impacting mental health practices

3.  Describe shared tasks and knowledge sets that upcoming and experienced clinicians need to serve both locally and globally, with effective outcomes

Faculty & credentials: 


Sebastian Ssempijja, PhD

CEO/Clinical Director, Sebastian Family Psychology Practice

Muktar Beshir Ahmed, MSc

Director, Gabiley Mental Hospital, Gabiley, Somaliland

Hafsa Lukwata Sentongo, MPH

Acting Head of Mental Health and Control of Substance Abuse Division

Ministry of Health, Kampala, Uganda

All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose.




Brenda Konczal
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 955-7250

ACCME Accreditation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

Psychology CE Credit Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists.  The Medical College of Wisconsin maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

This activity contains content or processes that may be potentially stressful.

Session date: 
06/19/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am CDT
Medical College of Wisconsin Research Park Center
10000 Innovation Drive
Learning Centers 1&2 (1st Floor, left of entrance)
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 APA
    APA credit.
  • 1.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

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