Gaza Psychosocial Capacity Building Pilot ProjectPIN developed a pilot project to build the capacity of local psychosocial support providers. Two communities were selected for the project, al-Attatra and al-Twaam. 22 participants from 9 organizations providing psychosocial support attended the 7 days training. Training needs identified included conducting psychosocial assessment, stress management, crisis intervention, counseling skills, case identity and referral, international tools and guidelines, mobilizing local resources, resilience and self-help. The trainers were professionals, at the Masters and Doctorate level, in the field of community mental health, psychology and public health.