Refugees who fled to Malaysia battle deteriorating mental health, traumatized by death threats, war zones, and disability.
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José Maldonado, an 87 year old veteran of the Korean War, lives in Humacao, Puerto Rico with his wife Hermenia. As a double amputee, Maldonado passes each day in the seat of his wheelchair.
Refugees in Malaysia are not allowed to work and do not have access to health facilities or public school education. So what does their everyday lives look like?
For families of slain drug suspects, the aftermath takes an intense emotional toll. Because of the many barriers to mental health resources, psychological effects remain widely unaddressed.
There were no schools for the deaf near her village in India. And she had to stand up to the bias against deafness—and the use of sign language.
You’ve heard about the thousands of Filipinos murdered in Duterte’s drug war. Here’s what’s happened to those left behind.
Glimpse a few days in the life of the primary slum-serving non-governmental organization in Ahmedabad.
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Compassion helps public health workers face human suffering every day, but compassion fatigue can set in if they neglect their own health and self-care.
With only 60 to 100 psychiatrists in Jordan, there's little help for Syrian refugees. Local organizations and refugees are leading the work to ensure that refugees get the therapy that they need.
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