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Read accounts about the overseas health workers and volunteers involved in health partnership activity across the globe and the impact it's having on patients.

Tackling child and adolescent mental health in Uganda

Candia Umar is a Psychiatric Clinical Officer (PCO) at Arua Regional Referral Hospital in the West Nile region in Uganda. ...

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“Don’t they throw rocks at you?” – The Brain Gain Programme in Uganda

The story of Ruth, a bipolar patient and Peer Support Worker working to change the perception of mental health in Uganda....

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Mental Health: Together We Can Overcome

The grief and grievances for those suffering from mental health problems are largely overlooked by both health and social sectors....

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Reversing the Suicide Trend

A health partnership is training nurses in Mysore, India to be able to assess and diagnose mental health disorders in those who attempt suicide....

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Video – The Butabika-East London Link

Cerdic Hall, coordinator of the Butabika-East London Link talks to THET about the partnership, mental health and his hopes for the future of the project....

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Video – The Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust – Mirembe Link

Highlighting the project work of the CNWL-Mirembe Partnership in Tanzania. Improving mental health of patients and training for health workers....

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Video – Taking On Alcohol Abuse in Ghana

The Upper West Region, Ghana - Inverness, Scotland Partnership is training mental health workers to address the problem of harmful levels of alcohol use in the region...

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Video – Reversing the suicide trend

India is the suicide capital of the world. Many people who attempt suicide suffer from mental health disorders....

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Video – Putting nurses at the heart of mental health care

Nurses are the largest workforce in India but the majority do not receive specific mental health training....

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Video – “Don’t they throw rocks at you?” – The Brain Gain Programme in Uganda

A Peer Support Worker explains the impact of East London and Butabika's Brain Gain project on herself and other patients...

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