Conference “Migration and mental health in a globalised world”

Conference “Migration and mental health in a globalised world”

Migración y salud mental en un mundo globalizado | Joseba Achotegui

Conference “Migration and mental health in a globalised world”

JAPAN-SPAIN DAY OF THE ATENEA NETWORK

Friday, October 23, 2020

 

9:15 a.m. Presentation of the conference

  • Francesc Vilurbina, General Director of the Vidal i Barraquer Foundation
  • Josep Ballester, Secretary of GASIR (Group for Assistance to Immigrants and Refugees)

 

9:45 a.m. Inaugural conference: “Challenges of mental health care for immigrants with mental disorders and Ulysses Syndrome in Asia”

  • Yu Abe, Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Tokyo. Director of the Tokyo Center for Mental Health Care for Immigrants and Member of the World Psychiatric Association and the Athena Network
  • Moderator: Joseba Achotegui, Psychiatrist and Professor of Psychotherapy Techniques, University of Barcelona

 

11:00 a.m. Break

 

11:30 a.m. Debate on the documentary “Between two lands”: the seven duels of migration in the new migrations of indigenous youth

  • Javier Moreno, filmmaker, Director of audiovisuals at Deutsche Bank in London
  • Moderator: Víctor Cabré, Director of the Teaching Department of the Vidal i Barraquer Foundation

 

12:30 p.m. Presentation of the Intercultural Community Intervention Project (ICI Project) “Promoting coexistence in territories with cultural diversity”

  • Francesc Ventura, Director of the Interculturality and Social Cohesion Department. “La Caixa” Foundation Intervention in the field of community health:
    • Experiences in the territories in which the ICI Project is implemented
  • Moderator: Francesc Vilurbina, General Director of the Vidal i Barraquer Foundation

 

1:30 p.m. Final considerations and conclusions of the day

  • Roser de la Torre, Psychologist and manager of the ICI Project, “la Caixa” Foundation
  • Nelida Tanaka, Psychologist at the University of Tokyo. Athena Network.

 

1:45 p.m. Closure

  • Anna Lump. Director of the International and Ibero-American Foundation for Public Administration and Policies
  • David Clusa. Director of the Mental Health Service of the Sant Pere Claver Health Foundation
  • Maria Jayme. Dean of the Faculty of Psychology of the University of Barcelona
  • Delfí Cosialls. IMA and postIMA response coordinator. Consorci Sanitari de Barcelona