Invitation for conference “People with mental illness”
Association for Progressive and Open Communication (SPOK) is pleased to invite you to an international conference:
PEOPLE WITH MENTAL DISEASES
hopes, expectations and opportunities
With reports from experts and experts from Austria, England, Bulgaria, Germany and Hungary.
The entrance is free!
Pre-requisite presence is required on:
029319399, 0876772018, 0876772002
The conference will be held on November 14, 9.00-13.00
ESENSE CENTER, Sofia, 6-th Septemvri Str
Questions will be discussed:
– What happens in a work environment when an employee shares a diagnosis related to a mental problem (results from focus groups and in-depth interviews);
– Are family relatives prepared for mental illness?
– How in Austria solve the problems of people with mental illness;
– Does anyone know the number of children in Bulgaria who live with parent (s) with mental illness;
– What are the Occupations in Bulgaria with Risks to Mental Health (results sociological survey)?
– Prevention of Suicidal Behavior and Depression (European Alliance Against Depression).
9:00 – 9:20 Registration of the participants
9:20 – 9:30 h Opening
Albena Drobachka, Project Manager and Chair of “Association for Progressive and Open Communication”
9:30 – 9:50 AM EMPLOYMENT OF MALE WITH MENTAL DISABILITY
Problems, difficulties and possible solutions.
Report: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hristo Hinkov, Project Expert, Director of “National Center for Public Health and Analyzes”, MH
9:50 – 10:10 AM EMPLOYMENT ATTITUDES
Study of people with mental disabilities and their relatives.
Report: Dr. Tsvetselava Galabova, project expert and director of the State Psychiatric Hospital “St. Ivan Rilski”
10:10 – 10:30 am GOOD MODELS FROM THE WORK OF THE AUSTRIAN ORGANIZATION “CHANCE B”
Employment for people with disabilities.
Report: Britta Schreinlechner-Venier – Chance B – Austria
10:30 – 10:50 hrs SUPPORT FOR CHILDREN LIVING WITH A PEDIATRIC WITH MENTAL DISEASE
Risks Related to Parental Psychological Disorders – Facts. Factors influencing the family response and its consequences.
Report: Dr. Yuri Katsarov, project expert, psychologist at the Preventive Information Center on Drug Addictions – Sofia
11:10 – 11:30 h. WHAT ARE THE PROFESSIONS WITH RISKS ABOUT MENTAL HEALTH?
About the relationship between human security and depression (results of a sociological survey).
Report: Dr. Vyara Gancheva, Project Expert, Sociologist at the Institute for the Study of Societies and Knowledge, BAS
11:30 – 11:50 PUBLIC-BASED APPROACH, DESIGNED IN DEPARTMENT
Prevention of suicidal behavior.
Report: Juliane Hug – M. Sc. Psychology in the European Alliance Against Depression – Germany
11:50 AM – 12:10 PM EDUCATION AND CONTEMPORARY DEMOCRACY
Approaches to depression.
Report: Arlinda Cerga-Pashoja – Deputy Director of the Center for Global Mental Health – England