Vikram Patel:

TEDGlobal 2012 · 12:22 · Filmed Jun 2012
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世界中で4億5000万の人々が精神疾患に苦しんでいます。富裕国でも 適切なケアを受けているのはわずか半数であり、発展途上国では90パーセント近くが手当を受けていません。精神科医が不足しているからです。 ヴィクラム・パテルは非常に有望な解決法を描きます。それは地域社会に属する人々がメンタルヘルスの処置をできるように訓練すること。普通の人々が他人のケアをできるように支援するのです。

Mental health care advocate
Vikram Patel helps bring better mental health care to low-resource communities — by teaching ordinary people to deliver basic psychiatric services. Full bio
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