Who We Are & What We Do

Center for PEACE was started to respond to the overwhelming mental health needs in the Gulu region. Our field team comprises of health care professionals with hands-on experience and commendable level of training.

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Mission

To scale up mental health awareness campaigns and champion community-based preventive strategies
of mental illnesses across Uganda in order to enhance the public health of the community and restore the dignity and rights of people with mental health challenges through the promotion of inclusive socioeconomic interventions.

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Vision

To promote mental wellness in communities across Uganda, reduce the burden associated with mental, neurological and substance abuse disorders, and eliminate the intense and pervasive stigma, discrimination, and human rights violations that typically affect individuals and families supporting someone with a mental disorder.

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Values

CARE

We design and deliver care around the needs of our clients and their caregivers/families. #clientcentered

COMPASSION

We understand what our clients and their loved ones are going through; we operate with empathy and do all we can to help them with respect.

COMPETENCE

We pursue the highest standards in all that we do; we continually learn and innovate for better outcomes and preserved dignity.

COMMUNICATION

We work to ensure that each client leaves with increased mental health literacy skills   to improve their communication with our team of clinicians.

COMMITTMENT

All of our clients and stakeholders can count on us. We start with the spirit of humility, dependability,
and collaboration in everything with do.

Meet the Team of Mental Health Experts

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Ketty Lanyero

Psychological Counselor

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Yasinto Oyat

Social Worker

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Richard Owor

Mental Health Counselor

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Rachel Crawford

Psychotherapist