Malaysia-Australia Cooperation in Psychiatry and Mental Health
This formal partnership between the Malaysian Ministry of Health and AAMH began officially in 2005 (read more). The partnership aims to further strengthen mental health reform in Malaysia by:
Since 2005, AAMH has hosted two delegations of mental health policy makers from Malaysia including Dato' Suarn Singh (Chief Psychiatrist). Several Malaysian mental health clinicians have received practical training through month long placements at St. Vincent's Mental Health.
AAMH has also delivered training workshops in Malaysia specifically designed to build the capacity of mental health professionals in community mental health care.
Malaysia is also an active partipant in the Asia-Pacific Community Mental Health Development Project.
Read more about the history of AAMH's collaboration with Malaysia.
Representatives of Asia-Australia Mental Health with Malaysian nursing staff during in-country training in Johor Bahru May 2006.
View a list of delegation members from Malaysia hosted by AAMH.