‘Suffocated and shackled’: Continuing conflict taking toll on mental health

Find a wholesome outlet through which to channel feelings of depression and anxiety, advises a psychologist who spoke to Doh Athan. Even people who are not directly affected by violence and displacement in Myanmar said that their health was increasingly impacted by conflict, curfews and cash shortages.

This week’s story comes from journalists at Dawei Watch.

Doh Athan is a weekly podcast about human rights issues in Myanmar. Episodes are reported by Frontier and media partners across the country, and produced in partnership with Fondation Hirondelle, with the support of our donors.

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