3 Questions | Overcoming 'Burnout'

Aid workers often have disturbing experiences while working overseas.

MSF provides mental healthcare to staff before, during, and after they go to help them prevent burnout and deal with trauma.

In this video, MSF clinical psychologist Athena Viscusi answers three questions:

  1. How do aid workers deal with traumatic events?
  2. How do you avoid burnout?
  3. What's it like to come home after working overseas?

     

find out more about MSF and mental health >

 

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