Mental Health

Mental disorder affects more people in areas affected by conflict─WHO report

A WORLD Health Organisation study has shown that there are more people living with mental disorders in areas affected...

DAMAGED: Boko Haram’s violence inflicts emotional injury on children, and it is life-long

Children caught up in the Boko Haram's 10-year-old insurgency suffer damage not so easily repaired. They are now struggling with distressing memories and ongoing adversities – resulting in an upsurge of psychological trauma.
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Nigerian Doctors Push For Passage Of Mental Health Bill

President of the Nigerian Medical Association, Mike Ogirima said that if the Mental Health Bill is passed, it would protect the rights of people with mental health illness as well as attract respect and dignity for them as they access health care.

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