Summary

ACCELERATING EVIDENCE-TO-USE IN MENTAL HEALTH AND PSYCHOSOCIAL SUPPORT (MHPSS) POLICY AND PROGRAMMING

The Implementation Science Collaborative’s Mental Health and Psychosocial Support (MHPSS) Webinar Series advances evidence-to-use priorities to inform policy and practice in low- and middle-income countries. This webinar series is supported by the Health Evaluation and Applied Research Development (HEARD) Project, managed by University Research Co., LLC., and co-hosted by the CUNY Graduate School of Public Health and Health Policy Center for Innovation in Mental Health (CIMH) and East, Central, and Southern Africa Health Community (ECSA-HC).

This report presents the highlights of the second webinar in this series, Reaching Policymakers in MHPSS Evidence Translation and Service Integration, which featured a diverse stakeholder discussion around the uptake of evidence-based MHPSS interventions and policy directions in Africa.