Unlinking the Chains: Making Global Mental Health a Priority

Minneapolis, Minnesota – June 2, 2016 - Somali Mental Health Foundation, in partnership with the University Of Minnesota, School Of Social Work, and the Somali Mental Health Professionals Network, is proud to announce the first of its kind conference to highlight Global mental health and Somalia.  The focus of the conference is to expand the dialogue and create a venue for solution focused collaboration of mental health practitioners, researchers, graduate students, policy makers, and consumers of mental health services at the national and international level. 

Come join local leaders and leaders from around the world and be part of the open dialogue on the status of mental health in Somalia and in the Diaspora. Hear from leading mental health experts as they share innovative practices in the provision of community based and culturally responsive treatment options. Early registration is advised as this is first come first serve opportunity. Registration is on this link at Eventbrite.

If you are community agency or an organization that serves the Somali community and would like to reserve an exhibitor table at the conference, please contact Dr. Fartun Mohamud at