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Where we work, we may see people with a mental illness or confronting distressing situations, such as violence, loss or displacement.

Mental health support can be crucial to help people cope. People seek help for many reasons - the agonising loss of a child in an earthquake, the trauma of violence, or surviving a dangerous journey. People may feel stressed or anxious due to the current COVID-19 pandemic. Our teams can provide mental health and psychosocial support through group sessions or individual consultations. MSF’s mental health care aims primarily to reduce people’s symptoms and improve their ability to manage a difficult time so they can get on with their lives.

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Mental health

Quick facts about mental health

3 Tips for Managing Stress & Anxiety During COVID-19 - ENG
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3 tips for managing stress and anxiety during COVID-19

Coronavirus COVID-19: three tips to manage stress

The coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic is taking its toll on people all over the world, including on their mental health. MSF teams are providing psychological support to people during the pandemic in countries worldwide. Here are three tips to help you manage any stress or anxiety you may be feeling.

 
Earthquake Northwestern Syria, 7 February 2023
Türkiye and Syria earthquake response

One year after earthquake, mental scars are still raw in Syria

Project Update 6 Feb 2024
 
A rubber boat leaving the French coasts to the UK
Refugees, IDPs and people on the move

MSF offers temporary shelter for people stuck in dire conditions in Calais

Press Release 6 Feb 2024
 
AlHol MH/ NES
Syria

Unveiling the mental health crisis at Al-Hol Camp in northeast Syria

Project Update 19 Jan 2024
 
MSF activities at the Sinuni General Hospital
Iraq

MSF hands over medical activities at Sinuni General Hospital in Sinjar

Project Update 2 Nov 2023
 
Mental health education sessions
Myanmar

Following Cyclone Mocha, mental health counsellors in Myanmar are more important than ever

Project Update 10 Oct 2023
 
Morocco Earthquake | Talat Nyakoub - MSF Assessment
Morocco

Mental health needs a priority after Moroccan earthquake

Project Update 2 Oct 2023
 
Malnutrition emergency: mobile clinic in Ranobe
Libya

MSF begins medical activities in Derna after Storm Daniel

Interview 20 Sep 2023
 
Doctors Without Borders alarms insufficient response to the rising migrant influx in Darien jungle
Panama

Migrants arriving in Panama in urgent need of assistance

Press Release 1 Sep 2023
 
MSF psychologists provide group and individual psychological sessions to people in areas  previously occupied, Ukraine.
War in Ukraine

Protecting mental health amidst the trauma of war in Ukraine

Project Update 3 Aug 2023
fieldresearch.msf.org

We produce important research based on our field experience. So far, we have published articles in over 100 peer-reviewed journals. These articles have often changed clinical practice and have been used for humanitarian advocacy. Read all our Mental Health-related articles on our dedicated Field Research website.

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