Ceremony of Presentation and Explanation the Report Compiled by MHAP
On December 28, AAPP-MHAP held a ceremony of presentation and explanation of “Report of Common Mental Health Disorders in Burma and the need for Comprehensive Mental Health Policies” to Bago Division Parliament Representatives in Bago Division Parliament. This report is written by AAPP. Ko Than Htike Win from AAPP was the master of ceremony and Vice Chairman of Bago Division Parliament U Kyi Zin delivered a opening speech and U Bo Bo Lynn from MHAP presented a brief history of AAPP. Then, MHAP Chief U Kyaw Soe Win presented and explained the first part of the report and MHAP Trainer Ko Htin Aung presented and explained the second part of report and U Kyaw Soe Win and Ko Htin Aung answered the questions of the parliament representatives.
(In December 28, Kyaw Soe Win, In-charge of MHAP, Htin Aung, trainer of MHAP and 7 other MHAP supervisor and counselors travelled to Bago, to make the presentation to the member of Bago Regional Hluttaw on the report of Common Mental Health Disorders in Burma and the need for Comprehensive Mental Health Policies that is written by AAPP. As a result, parliament members asked some questions and gave positive feedback regarding the report. They said that they will work with National Hluttaw regarding the creation of a mental health policy.)