The period of the demise of the Kingdom of Judah at the end of the sixth
century B.C.E., the fall of Jerusalem to the Babylonians, the exile of
the elite to Babylon, and the reshaping of the territory of the new province
of Judah, culminating at the end of the century with the first return of
exiles – all have been subjects of intense scrutiny in modern scholarship.
This course takes into account the biblical textual evidence, the results
of archaeological research, and the reports of the Babylonian and Egyptian
Mental Health is the application of the principles of medicine and social
science to prevent the occurrence of mental and behavioral disorders and to
promote mental health of the population. This course illustrates the principles of public health applied to
depressive disorder, including principles of epidemiology, transcultural
psychiatry, health services research, and prevention. It is predicted that by 2020 depressive disorder will be the
most important cause of disease burden in the entire world! Every human being suffers from feeling
Volunteer community health workers (CHWs) are a major strategy for increasing access to and coverage of basic health interventions. Our village health worker training course reviews the process of training and continuing education of CHWs as an important component of involving communities in their own health service delivery. Participants will be guided through the steps of planning training and continuing education activities for village volunteers.