Luciano Canchelara is a psychologist who has been working at MSF’s sexual violence clinic in Bangui for the past three months.
Having fled war, persecution and hardship, thousands of people are now stuck in squalid camps in Greece, unable to leave or to rebuild their lives. In Moria, on the Greek island of Lesvos, mental health needs are now so widespread that only the most severely unwell patients can access care. Liz Clark, a family doctor from the UK, has been on the island since May and shares her experience…
Mike is a doctor from the UK, currently working in Irbid, Jordan, at a project which focuses on refugee health for those with chronic illnesses. Here he blogs about taking up a new role, as the mental health lead for the project...
“Education is not the learning of facts, but the training of the mind to think” – Albert Einstein.
"Before I could see him, I could hear his screams coming towards us through the fabric of the field clinic tent."
"You can’t cut out the problem in every case; sometimes it’s a suspicion that something doesn’t add up, a conversation, a little prying, and a shoulder to cry on."
"Tegucigalpa, affectionately referred to as 'Tegus' by the locals, is not a tourist destination. A Google search will tell you that the city has one of the world's highest murder rates."