We are getting more requests for mental health training in all parts of the world, which is both heartbreaking and wonderful. Heartbreaking because so many people are suffering. People are displaced, abused, trapped in conflict and poverty and hopelessness. Yet, it is wonderful because people find hope and practical help […]
The mental health training team has been busy this year, training in 6 nations since the beginning of February.
“We give the food and love, but it’s not enough. Their need is inside.” Hannah cares for 64 orphaned children. She had just finished a TI training seminar.
October 10 is World Mental Health Day, a day to draw attention to the need for mental health care. The TI mental health team was recently in Nepal, where we followed up on church and community leaders equipped last year, and trained a new group of workers for Hope for […]
A physician looks for ways to fight discouragement in patients, and stigma in the community.
Tributaries International collaborated with Mercy Ships in Madagascar August 11-15 to train community caregivers in mental health.
We don’t often think of places like Pakistan or Liberia when we think of Christmas music, but as Arif says: “All cultures and societies have great differences, but Jesus and His love are the same everywhere.”
Blending their voices and bending their knees, Arif and Kanvee have poured their hearts out into the songs they have put together. As the wise men traveled from afar and came together to pay tribute and give gifts to the newborn King, so everyone involved in this project does the same.
This summer, a mental health team from Tributaries International trained over 200 service providers in four nations. “This has helped us so much even in this short time,” Says one church leader. “People have noticed the change.”
Seventy-one informal care providers received training in basic mental health and trauma in August. Participants were among those responding after the April 25 earthquake and the following aftershocks through the church and through Hope for Nepal, a local organization that organized the seminars.