Algerian Society of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions

Association Name (English)
Algerian Society of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions

Association Name (in Arabic)
الجمعية الجزائرية للطب العقلي للأطفال والمراهقين والمهن ذات الصلة

Association Name (French)
Société Algérienne de Psychiatrie de l’Enfant et de l’Adolescent et des Professions Associées (SAPEAPA)

Acronym
ASCAPAP

Country
Algeria

About the association
The Algerian Society of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions ( ASCAPAP) is a newly and first association established in CMH field in Algeria. The main aim of the association is to promote child and adolescent mental health in our country, and this will be achieved by:

  • Improving CMH professionals qualifications
  • Improving awareness and information in society about child and adolescent mental health.
  • Establishing relationship between organizations and institutions involved in CMH.
  • Promote research and expertise

Given the pandemic circumstances of birth of the ASCAPAP, we are just beginning our Public activities and our first national meeting will be held in June 17 in Alger. Information about the meeting will be provided soon.

Key appointment holders
Idris Terranti, Professor of child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Asma Oussedik, Professor of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Contact Information
Idris Terranti: terid.ps25@hotmail.com
Asma Oussedik: asma_oussedik@hotmail.com