post traumatic stress

 
Could you WhatsApp your way to better mental health?
Could you WhatsApp your way to better mental health?
A circle of bright red and green plastic chairs and a pull-up banner are the only signs that a meeting is planned in the schoolhouse in Ikeja, the...
Struggle’s fighters are still bleeding
Struggle’s fighters are still bleeding
As with so many freedom fighters who returned to South Africa after years in exile, Ayanda “Christine” Bako was not prepared for the hard times...
We need ‘everything is not OK’ spaces
We need ‘everything is not OK’ spaces
Eight years ago, on the day a friend of mine died suddenly and inexplicably, we, her friends, gathered in her Killarney apartment that Monday...
Want to heal society? Look within yourself first
Want to heal society? Look within yourself first
One late summer day, some years ago, a friend of mine invited me to gong meditation — a form of kundalini yoga. Well, he actually invited me...
​Child abuse can be curbed if the will to keep our children safe is tangibly realised
​Child abuse can be curbed if the will to keep our children safe is tangibly realised
At the World Health Organisation’s Violence Prevention Alliance meeting to be held in Cape Town from September 6 to 7, the message will be clear:...
Gang violence exposes children to mental instability
Gang violence exposes children to mental instability
Ongoing violence is the biggest threat to the rehabilitation of mental health patients in the gang-warfare ridden Cape Town township of Mannenberg....
Traumatised police 'need help'
Traumatised police 'need help'
The South African Police Service (SAPS) has 535 trauma counsellors serving 172 000 personnel, meaning that only about 5 000 of them can receive...
Iraq's orphans battle to outgrow abuse
Iraq's orphans battle to outgrow abuse
At night 11-year-old Salah Abbas Hisham wakes up screaming. Sometimes, in the dark, he silently attacks the boy next to him in a tiny Baghdad...
Bitter memories made sweet
Bitter memories made sweet
There's a dove outside the window. Crwoooo... Or is it a pigeon? I never can tell.

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