The mission of IACAM ACADEMY is to increase manpower resource in India in the field of child and adolescent mental health and facilitate accessibility of mental health services to children and adolescents in a timely manner thus reducing the mental health gap.
IACAM ACADEMY envisages to make the general psychiatrists and child care professionals more competent in dealing with psychiatric disorders of childhood and adolescence; have better knowledge about common psychiatric disorders in children and adolescents; empower them with clinical methods and approaches to assessment of children and adolescents while incorporating a developmental perspective in holistic management of cases.
The courses offered by The Academy are designed for upgradation of knowledge and skill in dealing with cases of Child & Adolescent Psychiatric disorders.
The IACAM ACADEMY was initiated by Dr. Savita Malhotra Ex Dean and Professor and Head Department of Psychiatry and Drug Deaddiction and Treatment Center PGIMER Chandigarh on Aug 7, 2021. The course speakers are renowned psychiatrists from India and abroad with many years of experience of working with children and adolescents and their families.