A visit to share experiences on “mental health in general hospitals” was organized in
Guatemala, May 2-5, within the framework of the technical cooperation project (TCC) between
El Salvador and
Guatemala. Activities began with a two-day workshop taught by Cuban psychiatrists Mario Carballo and Marcia Basaco, who addressed the issue of mental health care in
Cuba with emphasis on child and adolescent population. Participants then visited
Hospital and the Municipality of Santiago Atitlán Health District.