Climate Change and Mental Health

January 6, 2017 /
Joanne Silberner
What does it take to address mental illnesses? See what some folks in India are doing.
April 7, 2016 /
Paul Nevin, Joanne Silberner
Paul Nevin and Joanne Silberner explore ways that public health students can leverage news media to communicate health issues in an engaging, accessible way.
June 5, 2015 /
Emily Baumgaertner, Joanne Silberner
Journalist Joanne Silberner and Health Projects Coordinator Emily Baumgaertner appear on "This Week in Global Health."
September 23, 2014 / The Seattle Times
Joanne Silberner
Seattle-area Fijians cope with the effects of climate change they see happening in their homeland.
July 28, 2014 / Grist
Joanne Silberner
Watching the ocean inch up to your doorstep can be pretty stressful. Researchers are studying the ways climate change can undermine our well-being, and how we can bounce back.
May 8, 2014 / PRI's The World
Joanne Silberner
Australia has recently suffered droughts, floods, tropical storms and heat waves that many scientists warn climate change will bring, and the impact also has psychological effects.
May 7, 2014 / PRI's The World
Joanne Silberner
In Australia, government researchers say climate change has definitely hit the country, hard. But farmers who are feeling it are not ready to believe it.
April 21, 2014 /
Joanne Silberner
Joanne Silberner is visiting Australia and Fiji to find out if changing weather patterns can affect the mental health of a population. The answers aren't so simple.