Michael Brobbey

New Training of Staff in Medication Assisted Treatment

Shared by Michael Brobbey - 26 October 2020
Originally posted by Bikumbi grace - 18 August 2020

Uganda Has now officially started training in harm reduction and has created Medically Assisted Treatment (MAT) Clinics in one of its National referral Mental Hospital Alcohol and Drug Unit.

The training is ongoing for new and existing staff to run this new facility and MAT clients will be enrolled this coming month. 

A special thanks to all the efforts of Dr David Basangwa whose dream this is has now Patients at the Medically Assisted Treatment Clinicbecome a reality. 


This is a good initiative that is going to shape treatment of mental disorders in Uganda