Cafe Palestine 27 on Saturday 31 July 2021

Cafe Palestine 27Saturday 31st July3.45pm (UK time) / 5.45pm (Pal time)Rozeen Marjieh"The Challenges and Dilemmas facing mental health care activistsduring the last assault on Gaza(and the violent responses to protest in other parts of Palestine)" https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84007728769?pwd=aGxPWnlRVnZ4Rnh4dDZ2OWlheGdHQT09 Rozeen Marjieh, educational psychologist and mental health care activist, member Palestine Global Mental Health Network.Drawing on her experiences in … Continue reading Cafe Palestine 27 on Saturday 31 July 2021

The Mind of the Occupier conference and other links

1. ‘The Mind of the Occupier: Dissident Israeli Voices'Saturday 10th July 10am-1pm (Simultaneous Arabic translation available: email ukpalmhn@gmail.com to join) ترجمه فوريه بالعربيه: ابعت ايميل الي  ukpalmhn@gmail.com  للمشاركه https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/israel-and-palestinethe-mind-of-the-occupier-and-dissident-israeli-voices-tickets-152242069127 2. Families Under Occupation a) “The Effects of Home Demolitions on Children and Families”, presented by Teresa Bailey, Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist at a recent ICAHD webinar.b) A podcast with Gwyn DanielGwyn … Continue reading The Mind of the Occupier conference and other links

Café Palestine 26“Voices from Jerusalem” on 26th June

Cafe Palestine 26Saturday 26th June3.45pm (UK time) / 5.45pm (Pal time)Chaired by Professor Nadera Shalhoub-Kevorkian, Occupied East Jerusalem“Testimonies from Palestine:Between Debilitation and Liveability:Part 2 Voices from Jerusalem”https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82918039985?pwd=dFZXbVBISzltclV0cENybEM5NlFPQT09 Café Palestine this coming Saturday, 26th June will continue its exposure of the matrix of power that produces racialised exclusivity, and the harsh realities of settler colonial state violence. … Continue reading Café Palestine 26“Voices from Jerusalem” on 26th June

‘The Mind of the Occupier’ and other events

1. “The Mind of the Occupier: Dissident Israeli Voices” Saturday 10th July 10am-1pm (UK) 12pm- 2pm (Palestine) With Professors Nurit Peled-Elhanan, Avi Shlaim and Haim Bresheeth, who will share what their work has revealed about the nature of Israeli society and consciousness. The event will be chaired by UKPMHN's Martin Kemp. The conversation will be in English: the … Continue reading ‘The Mind of the Occupier’ and other events

Cafe Palestine 25 Voices from Gaza

Cafe Palestine 25 Saturday 12 June3.45pm (UK time) / 5.45pm (Pal time)Chaired by Professor Nadera Shalhoub-Kevorkian, Occupied East Jerusalem“Testimonies from Palestine:Between Debilitation and Liveability:Part 1 Voices from Gaza”https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84668905421?pwd=aG80Q05VU2dtQXA1TWlPUVVoWWRJdz09 Café Palestine this coming Saturday, 12 June will lay bare the harsh realities of those witnessing settler colonial state violence through an alternative way of knowing, building on a critical … Continue reading Cafe Palestine 25 Voices from Gaza

Café Palestine 24 “The Unity Intifada” with Prof Mazin Qumsiyeh on Sat 29 May 3.45pm (UK) / 5.45pm (Pal)

Cafe Palestine 24Professor Mazin QumsiyehSaturday 29 May15.45pm (UK time) / 17.45pm (Pal time)“'The Unity Intifada': reflections and prospects" https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81414708385?pwd=L0hSZmRjYmRxc0FRc1hzT08rcVBhZz09 The Cafe will open with music at 3.45pm (UK time) / 5.45pm (Pal time)The discussion will start at 4.00pm (UK) / 6.00pm (Palestine)The whole event is expected to finish at about 5.30pm (UK) / 7.30pm (Palestine) … Continue reading Café Palestine 24 “The Unity Intifada” with Prof Mazin Qumsiyeh on Sat 29 May 3.45pm (UK) / 5.45pm (Pal)

DO NO HARM: Refrain from Locating your Conferences in Israel

DO NO HARM: Refrain from Locating your Conferences in Israel A call to all mental health organizations from the USA, UK, Ireland, France and South Africa in solidarity with the Palestinian people: We call on you, our colleagues in the field of mental health, to join us in taking a "don't go, don't support" position … Continue reading DO NO HARM: Refrain from Locating your Conferences in Israel

Palestinian Clinicians Challenge the Mental Health Community

     We mourn our esteemed colleagues, psychiatrist Dr Moen Alalul, psychologist Raja Abu Al-Auf and neurologist Dr Ayman Abo Elouf among those we have lost in the current aggression. See the section below ‘Attacks on Clinicians and Health Facilities’. Palestinian Clinicians Challenge the Mental Health Community“The Palestinian people everywhere are one people… We are one people, whether in exile in refugee camps, under occupation, … Continue reading Palestinian Clinicians Challenge the Mental Health Community