Volunteer Voices: Safeguarding Mental Health on the Navajo Nation
As a psychiatrist and Project HOPE volunteer, Dr. Cristina Riley-Lazo has helped Navajo health care workers cope with intense stress, burnout, and grief. What are the unique challenges these health workers face? And what does it reveal about our understanding of mental health care?
Women Carry An Undue Mental Health Burden. They Shouldn’t Have To.
Like so many other global health issues, the burdens of mental health fall hardest on women. Building a more equitable world means acknowledging — and addressing — that gap.
‘You Can’t Explain How Bad It Is if You Haven’t Actually Been…
When COVID-19 devastated New York City, it presented an unprecedented new challenge for the city’s hospitals: protecting the mental health of those on the front lines.