How we can bring mental health support to refugees | Essam Daod

How we can bring mental health support to refugees | Essam Daod

For the last two and a half years, I’m one of the few, if not the only, child psychiatrist operating in refugee camps, shorelines and rescue boats in Greece and the Mediterranean Sea. And I can say, with great confidence, that we are witnessing a mental-health catastrophe that will affect most of us, and it …

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Least Commonly Known Mental Health Misconceptions | ALifeLearned

Least Commonly Known Mental Health Misconceptions | ALifeLearned

In light of the fact that mental illness awareness week is October 2nd to 8th this year – although I feel calling it mental health awareness is probably a better label – but regardless. with that in mind, and the fact that today is actually my 26th birthday, I thought why not combine the ideas …

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20 Minutes on UnderstandMyself.com

20 Minutes on UnderstandMyself.com

Hi everyone so I’m making an announcement today, and I suppose you might regard it as an advertisement So I’m warning you to begin with because I don’t want you to waste your time if you’re not interested in listening to a description of the newest thing that we’ve created so we Just put up …

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The fight against teen suicide begins in the classroom | Brittni Darras | TEDxMileHigh

The fight against teen suicide begins in the classroom | Brittni Darras | TEDxMileHigh

Translator: Tual Şekercigil Reviewer: Hélène Vernet It was April, 2013, and I was one month away from completing my first year of teaching. I was at a barbecue when I got the call. It was a number I didn’t recognize but something compelled me to answer it. My administrator was on the other end. This …

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