Humanitarian aid workers in Uganda show signs of stress, depression, and burnout

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The high risk for mental health problems among staff working in humanitarian organizations in northern Uganda is due in large part to their work environment.

marsdentherapy‘s insight:

I’m going for some training in critical stress incident debriefing soon, an approach still recommended for aid workers traumatised by their role. Contra-indicated for other acute traumatic events. No doubt I shall find out more in March.

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