The CANPA Standing Committee on Disaster Mental Health consists of representatives from each CANPA Member organization.

Its goals are to foster

  • Partnerships, collaboration, and coordination of disaster mental health and psychosocial support in the Caribbean region
  • Culturally congruent models of disaster response
  • Engagement of CANPA Members in disaster response needs assessment, capacity building and risk reduction
  • Regional credentialing systems for disaster/emergency mental health services

See the CANPA Disaster Mental Health Committee Terms of Reference

See the CANPA Disaster Mental Health Committee Members

Contact CANPA

CANPA Secretariat P. O. Box CB-13015 Nassau, Bahamas Email:

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