German Publication Profiles Kenyan Mental Health Efforts

 AMPATH counselors conducting a screening for mental health conditions at a community event.

AMPATH counselors conducting a screening for mental health conditions at a community event.

AMPATH is working to improve the system for identifying and treating mental illness in Kenya. Jakob Simmank, a reporter from the German publication Zeit Online, recently travelled through western Kenya to report on efforts to address this challenge, including AMPATH’s work to remove the stigma of mental health through education.

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