[vc_row full_width=”stretch_row_content” css=”.vc_custom_1616019360776{padding-top: 40px !important;padding-bottom: 120px !important;background-color: #c52127 !important;background-position: center !important;background-repeat: no-repeat !important;background-size: cover !important;}”][vc_column css=”.vc_custom_1609272216410{margin-bottom: 0px !important;padding-top: 40px !important;padding-right: 0px !important;padding-left: 0px !important;}” el_class=”sm-pt-10″][vc_row_inner content_placement=”middle” el_class=”max-width-1240″ css=”.vc_custom_1609271426041{margin-bottom: 0px !important;padding-top: 0px !important;padding-right: 0px !important;padding-bottom: 0px !important;padding-left: 0px !important;}”][vc_column_inner][vc_custom_heading text=”Mental Health Initiative” font_container=”tag:h1|font_size:45px|text_align:center|color:%23ffffff” google_fonts=”font_family:Arimo%3Aregular%2Citalic%2C700%2C700italic|font_style:700%20bold%20regular%3A700%3Anormal” css=”.vc_custom_1620684047538{margin-bottom: 20px !important;}”][vc_separator color=”custom” border_width=”4″ el_width=”10″ accent_color=”#ffffff”][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row gap=”10″ equal_height=”yes” css=”.vc_custom_1617725509518{margin-top: -100px !important;}”][vc_column width=”1/3″ css=”.vc_custom_1616019412823{padding-right: 20px !important;padding-left: 20px !important;background-color: #ffffff !important;}”][vc_icon icon_fontawesome=”fas fa-copy” color=”custom” background_style=”rounded” background_color=”custom” custom_color=”#ffffff” custom_background_color=”#c52127″ css=”.vc_custom_1617726613623{margin-bottom: 10px !important;}”][vc_custom_heading text=”THE PROJECT” font_container=”tag:h2|font_size:20px|text_align:left” google_fonts=”font_family:Arimo%3Aregular%2Citalic%2C700%2C700italic|font_style:700%20bold%20regular%3A700%3Anormal” css=”.vc_custom_1617725489719{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}”][vc_separator color=”custom” align=”align_left” border_width=”4″ el_width=”10″ accent_color=”#ae1f27″][vc_column_text]We join forces with the Department of Psychology of Ponce Health Sciences University through its Primary Care Psychology Program to offer mental health services in the diagnosis and treatment centers (CDT) of Guayanilla and Guánica.

How does it work?

The mental health team conducts screening tests on patients who come to the CDT to identify mental health problems. After being diagnosed, is established an appropriate care protocol and offered help to those who needed it.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″ css=”.vc_custom_1616019419034{padding-right: 20px !important;padding-left: 20px !important;background-color: #ffffff !important;}”][vc_icon icon_fontawesome=”fas fa-eye” color=”custom” background_style=”rounded” background_color=”custom” custom_color=”#ffffff” custom_background_color=”#c52127″ css=”.vc_custom_1617726682318{margin-bottom: 10px !important;}”][vc_custom_heading text=”OUR AIM” font_container=”tag:h2|font_size:20px|text_align:left” google_fonts=”font_family:Arimo%3Aregular%2Citalic%2C700%2C700italic|font_style:700%20bold%20regular%3A700%3Anormal” css=”.vc_custom_1617725535549{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}”][vc_separator color=”custom” align=”align_left” border_width=”4″ el_width=”10″ accent_color=”#ae1f27″][vc_column_text]Offer mental health services, from a preventive perspective, to vulnerable people affected by different events in the southern region of the Island.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″ css=”.vc_custom_1616019426523{padding-right: 20px !important;padding-left: 20px !important;background-color: #ffffff !important;}”][vc_icon icon_fontawesome=”fas fa-check-square” color=”custom” background_style=”rounded” background_color=”custom” custom_color=”#ffffff” custom_background_color=”#c52127″ css=”.vc_custom_1617726667054{margin-bottom: 10px !important;}”][vc_custom_heading text=”RESULTS” font_container=”tag:h2|font_size:20px|text_align:left” google_fonts=”font_family:Arimo%3Aregular%2Citalic%2C700%2C700italic|font_style:700%20bold%20regular%3A700%3Anormal” css=”.vc_custom_1616019400810{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}”][vc_separator color=”custom” align=”align_left” border_width=”4″ el_width=”10″ accent_color=”#ae1f27″][vc_column_text]During six months of the project, 565 interventions were carried out. 40% of the total of the people assisted meet the criteria for a mental health diagnosis.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row gap=”30″ content_placement=”middle” css=”.vc_custom_1616181093584{margin-top: 40px !important;padding-right: 40px !important;padding-left: 40px !important;}”][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_single_image image=”5619″ img_size=”large”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_custom_heading text=”Metal Health is also Health” font_container=”tag:h2|font_size:35px|text_align:left|color:%233b3a3c” google_fonts=”font_family:Arimo%3Aregular%2Citalic%2C700%2C700italic|font_style:700%20bold%20regular%3A700%3Anormal” css=”.vc_custom_1620683645143{margin-bottom: 10px !important;}”][vc_separator color=”custom” align=”align_left” border_width=”4″ el_width=”10″ accent_color=”#ae1f27″][vc_column_text]Mental health is a fundamental component of the well-being and quality of life. That’s the reason why we support the integrated care model of psychology, where mental health is part of the primary health care of patients. Psychological care is offered as part of medical consultation to the CDT, and as a result, it enables to better identify and manage a range of priority mental health conditions. It’s a very effective way to care for and prevent the development of mental health problems.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row full_width=”stretch_row_content” css=”.vc_custom_1620684151450{padding-top: 60px !important;padding-right: 40px !important;padding-bottom: 80px !important;padding-left: 40px !important;background: #c52127 url(https://www.fundacionintellectus.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/banner-salud-mental.jpg?id=5525) !important;background-position: center !important;background-repeat: no-repeat !important;background-size: cover !important;}”][vc_column css=”.vc_custom_1609272216410{margin-bottom: 0px !important;padding-top: 40px !important;padding-right: 0px !important;padding-left: 0px !important;}” el_class=”sm-pt-10″][vc_row_inner content_placement=”middle” el_class=”max-width-1240″ css=”.vc_custom_1609271426041{margin-bottom: 0px !important;padding-top: 0px !important;padding-right: 0px !important;padding-bottom: 0px !important;padding-left: 0px !important;}”][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″ css=”.vc_custom_1616182834941{margin-right: 60px !important;margin-left: 60px !important;padding-top: 80px !important;padding-bottom: 80px !important;background-color: #ffffff !important;}”][vc_icon icon_fontawesome=”fas fa-dollar-sign” color=”custom” background_style=”rounded” background_color=”custom” size=”xl” align=”center” custom_color=”#ffffff” custom_background_color=”#c52127″ css=”.vc_custom_1616182201733{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}”][vc_custom_heading text=”+56K” font_container=”tag:h2|font_size:100px|text_align:center|color:%233b3a3c” google_fonts=”font_family:Arimo%3Aregular%2Citalic%2C700%2C700italic|font_style:700%20bold%20regular%3A700%3Anormal” css=”.vc_custom_1620684108124{margin-top: 0px !important;margin-bottom: 0px !important;}”][vc_custom_heading text=”In donations” font_container=”tag:h3|font_size:38px|text_align:center” google_fonts=”font_family:Arimo%3Aregular%2Citalic%2C700%2C700italic|font_style:700%20bold%20regular%3A700%3Anormal” css=”.vc_custom_1616182436297{margin-top: 0px !important;margin-bottom: 0px !important;}”][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row gap=”30″ content_placement=”middle” css=”.vc_custom_1616181093584{margin-top: 40px !important;padding-right: 40px !important;padding-left: 40px !important;}”][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_custom_heading text=”A joint initiative to promote Mental Health” font_container=”tag:h2|font_size:35px|text_align:left|color:%233b3a3c” google_fonts=”font_family:Arimo%3Aregular%2Citalic%2C700%2C700italic|font_style:700%20bold%20regular%3A700%3Anormal” css=”.vc_custom_1620683625228{margin-bottom: 10px !important;}”][vc_separator color=”custom” align=”align_left” border_width=”4″ el_width=”10″ accent_color=”#ae1f27″][vc_column_text]Natural disasters, as earthquakes, and health emergencies, as COVID-19, have affected the emotional health of people in our communities. Many organizations are collaborating to fight against them. Fundación Intellectus, Programa Mano Amiga de la Fundación Plaza del Caribe and the United Way of Puerto Rico have joined forces in this initiative to bring mental health services to the people of the south of the Island.[/vc_column_text][vc_gallery type=”image_grid” images=”5661,5666,5662″ img_size=”full” onclick=””][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_single_image image=”5524″ img_size=”large” css=”.vc_custom_1620684276768{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}”][vc_column_text]

Edwin Tavárez, Fundación Plaza del Caribe

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row gap=”30″ content_placement=”middle” css=”.vc_custom_1616183975100{margin-top: 20px !important;padding-right: 40px !important;padding-left: 40px !important;}”][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_single_image image=”5621″ img_size=”large”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_custom_heading text=”Preliminary results” font_container=”tag:h2|font_size:35px|text_align:left|color:%233b3a3c” google_fonts=”font_family:Arimo%3Aregular%2Citalic%2C700%2C700italic|font_style:700%20bold%20regular%3A700%3Anormal” css=”.vc_custom_1620683685001{margin-bottom: 10px !important;}”][vc_separator color=”custom” align=”align_left” border_width=”4″ el_width=”10″ accent_color=”#ae1f27″][vc_column_text]Depressive and anxiety disorders topped the list of mental health problems diagnosed in these first six months. The people assisted is wide-ranging, in terms of age (26 to 76 years) and 95% belong to vulnerable or underserved populations.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row full_width=”stretch_row” css=”.vc_custom_1620685189808{margin-top: 60px !important;padding-top: 60px !important;padding-bottom: 40px !important;background-image: url(https://www.fundacionintellectus.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/banner-donar-footer@2x.jpg?id=4544) !important;background-position: center !important;background-repeat: no-repeat !important;background-size: cover !important;}”][vc_column][vc_column_text]

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