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Feb. 10, 2023
HERAKLEIO CRETE- ADOLESCENTS INVITATION - Day of Dialogue with the theme- "Don't tell me to relax!" We discuss anxiety and stress in adolescence.

Are you 13-17 years old and like to talk with your peers about social issues?Do you have an opinion on what affects the mental health of teenagers?The Initiative for the Mental Health of Children and Adolescents on Sunday 5.3.2023 is organizing a Day of Dialogue on anxiety and stress in...

Dec. 29, 2022
Child and Adolescent Mental Health Initiative Conference

The Child and Adolescent Mental Health Initiative (CAMHI)Enhancing access, quality, and equity of mental health care for children in GreeceJanuary 25, 2023Lighthouse, Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center (SNFCC), Athens, GreeceAbout the EventThe Child and Adolescent Mental Health Initiative...

Dec. 15, 2022
CAMHI First Annual Retreat

Under the Stavros Niarchos Foundation’s Health Initiative and in partnership with Child Mind Institute, the Child and Adolescent Mental Health Initiative (CAMHI) had its first Annual Retreat on December 8th and 9th in Athens. Enhancing child and adolescent mental health care capacity and...

Dec. 5, 2022
Participation in the open discussion "The Role of Sports in the Development of Children with Disabilities" organized by the Regeneration and Progress Initiative

The Child and Adolescent Mental Health Initiative participated on Saturday, December 3rd, 2022, in an open discussion organized by the Sports Excellence Department, which is under the scientific supervision of the 1st Department of Orthopedic Surgery of the National and Kapodistrian University of...

Nov. 21, 2022
Scientific production: preprint publication of a systematic review on children and adolescent mental health in Greece

Considering the importance of evidence-based mental health programs and of making scientific resources available for the community, The Child and Adolescent Mental Health Initiative performed a study aimed at compiling the local evidence for child and adolescent mental health in Greece. This effort...

Oct. 18, 2022
Collaboration with the Youth Engagement Scheme (YES)

Hearing the views of children and adolescents on matters that concern them is an essential but also a demanding process.Listening to children's opinions about matters that concern them is a necessary but demanding process. For this reason, the Child and Adolescent Mental Health Initiative...

Oct. 2, 2022
Training Seminar for the Regeneration & Progress "Sports Paths" Initiative

The Child and Adolescent Mental Health Initiative in collaboration with the Child Mind Institute, participated on Sunday, October 2nd 2022, in the onboarding training seminar for physical education teachers, organized by the Regeneration and Progress “Sports Path” program. The “Sports Path”...

Sept. 29, 2022
2nd Pre-consultation youth workshop on Mental Health

“We BREATH normally! Let’s talk about adolescence, disability, and mental health”On September 29, 2022, we held the 2nd pre-consultation youth workshop in the framework of the CAMHI’s Youth Engagement Scheme. We invited 8 adolescents and young people residing at the Rehabilitation Center for...

Sept. 23, 2022
CAMHI joins forces with Regeneration & Progress for the “Topical Issues of Child and Adolescent Mental Health and the Importance of Sports” discussion

The Child and Adolescent Mental Health Initiative participated on Friday, September 23rd in a discussion organized in collaboration with the Sports Excellence Program operating under the scientific supervision of the 1st Department of Orthopedic Surgery of the National and Kapodistrian University...

June 18, 2022
1st Pre-consultation Youth Workshop on Mental Health

Οn Saturday, June 18th, we held the first pilot activity of the program’s Youth Advisory Scheme. Under the title “Mental Health; the voice of children counts. What do you think?”, 23 adolescents, 17 girls and 6 boys, between 14 to 17 years old got together at the Book Tower of the National Library...