Embrace

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24/04/2020 - 1:51pm

Embrace is an awareness support network for mental health in Lebanon and the Middle East. It is a one of a kind charitable and fundraising initiative for mental illness. Embrace seeks to help inform and support people who need help by dispelling the myths and misinformation that surround mental illness. Embrace provides information about the resources available to people who live in Lebanon.  One in 4 Lebanese will suffer from a mental illness sometime during his or her lifetime. If left untreated mental illness can result in serious disabilities and even death. However, due to the stigma, social taboo, and shame surrounding mental health many people who need treatment will not seek it. Negative attitudes, negative opinions, and misinformation keep people from seeking the help they need to live healthy and productive lives. Embrace is working to provide information, community awareness, and support to break down the stigma of mental illness in Lebanon.

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Organisation Type: 
Private Sector
Founding Year: 
2013
Country of Origin: 
LB
Intervention Sector(s): 
Advocacy & Awareness
Human Rights & Protection
Mental Health
Contact person's position: 
Vice President and Co-founder
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Beirut , Beirut
Lebanon
Phone: +9611341941
Beirut LB
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Beirut
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Phone: 
+9611341941
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Contact person's name: 
Mia Atoui
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Embrace is seeking to recruit a clinical psychologist specializing in child and adolescent psychology, to join its dynamic multidisciplinary team at the Embrace Mental Health Clinic (EMHC) - A newly established center that provides person-centered, community-based, multidisciplinary, and evidence-based mental health services. The ideal candidate has a PhD or an MA/MS in clinical psychology, counseling psychology or school/educational psychology and 3-5 years of experience providing children/adolescents aged 5 to 21, with evidence-based interventions such as CBT, PCI, and play-based approaches.

Tuesday, 13 October 2020
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The main roles of the Lifeline supervisor are to provide support and technical expertise for the lifeline operators and to ensure the provision of high-quality services to callers at the Embrace Lifeline. The duties include overseeing the service provided by operators at the Embrace Lifeline.The main roles of the Lifeline supervisor are to provide support and technical expertise for the lifeline operators and to ensure the provision of high-quality services to callers at the Embrace Lifeline. The duties include overseeing the service provided by operators at the Embrace Lifeline.

Monday, 12 October 2020
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