The 2018 conference and expo aim to raise awareness and further destigmatize the perception of the mental health field within the Middle East region. The conference will allow participants the opportunity to collaborate with numerous professionals and colleagues in addition to providing updates on current topics, trends, theories, techniques, products, and research within the field. This unique conference will provide three different tracks: for professionals, students and for the general community.

The Middle East Psychological Association (MEPA) was formed to unify psychologists and other mental health professionals in promoting and supporting excellence in the practice of psychology. MEPA has three essential goals: •Destigmatize the regional view of psychology •Provide the region with resources and education for practitioners and consumers •Adhere to an ethical code of practice