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For Haitians, psychic toll of 2010 earthquake cries out for care – The Boston Globe


wiggs_Haiti_220603Haiti and its people continue to heal, but often their wounds are hard to see. In Haiti and among the Haitian population in Boston, mental health care remains greatly stigmatized, perhaps even more so than it is in the United States as a whole. To end this stigma, we must ensure that cross-cultural mental health care is available to those affected by the earthquake. We must remember that wounds that do not bleed may take longer to heal than those that do. via – The Boston Globe

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