Updates

2015

Gaza: Children in Crisis:
http://www.middleeasteye.net/columns/gaza-children-crisis-421940345

Summer 2014 Israeli Attack

New York Magazine: A Youth PTSD Catastrophe is brewing in gaza

FirstPost: Gaza’s brewing crisis: Children struggle to keep a grip on sanity

Jamila Sherif et al: The current state of healthcare in Gaza

Voice of America: Gaza Mental Health President Bill Slaughter speaks to Voice of America
(begins about 10 minutes into segment)

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World Health Organization: Shell-shocked Gazans seek to expand mental health services in wake of conflict

WHO Gaza

WHO Gaza

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Newsweek: Doctors Start Work as U.N. Estimates 400,000 Gaza Children Need Psychological Care

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New York Times: U.N. Reports Dire Impact on Children in Gaza Strip

Sergey Ponomarev for The New York Times

Sergey Ponomarev for The New York Times

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New York Times: In Fatal Flash, Gaza Psychologist Switches Roles, Turning Into a Trauma Victim

Hassan al-Zeyada, a psychologist who works at the Gaza Community Mental Health Program, at his home in Gaza. Credit Sergey Ponomarev for The New York Times

Hassan al-Zeyada, a psychologist who works at the Gaza Community Mental Health Program, at his home in Gaza. Credit Sergey Ponomarev for The New York Times

A Palestinian man surveyed his devastated neighborhood Monday from the doorway of his destroyed home in Beit Hanoun, Gaza. Credit Sergey Ponomarev for The New York Times

A Palestinian man surveyed his devastated neighborhood Monday from the doorway of his destroyed home in Beit Hanoun, Gaza. Credit Sergey Ponomarev for The New York Times

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Telegraph: Gaza conflict ‘causing PTSD in children’ after seeing dead bodies and witnessing heavy shelling

A 9-year-old girl is covered in shrapnel wounds at Al Shifa hospital in Gaza City Photo: Rex

The New Yorker: Fathers and Sons in Gaza, July 26, 2014

By Wasseem El Sarraj, son of Dr. Eyad Sarraj, the Gaza Strip’s first psychiatrist and the founder of the Gaza Community Mental Health Programme.

Photograph by Thomas Coex/AFP/Getty.

Photograph by Thomas Coex/AFP/Getty.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Conversation: What Is Happening to the Mental Health of Young People Caught Up in Gaza Conflict?

July 28, 2014

By Jon Snow

Children in Gaza are caught in the crossfire of the conflict. Mohammed Saber/EPA

Children in Gaza are caught in the crossfire of the conflict. Mohammed Saber/EPA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

UK Channel 4 Snow Blog: Gaza: is this a war on children?

July 23, 2014

Jon Snow