7 August, 2014
Baghdad Teaching Hospital in collaboration with the Baghdad Trauma Centre have agreed the regular training of staff teams in Teaching Recovery Techniques (TRT). The first cycle in September 2014 is for four social workers, one psychiatric nurse, three postgraduate students and two specialists psychiatrists. In 2009, the hospital opened the Child and Adolescent Guidance Clinic. Dr Numan Ali, will lead the September TRT training. Dr Ali has liaised with families and local schools to offer the intervention once the first group have completed their training. Training for the next cohort has been scheduled for March 2015.