Disaster Mental Health

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On November 20 2009, AGARESO interviewed Executive Director Roberto Cruz about the mental health symptoms of the population of Guadalupe and Verapaz after mudslides decimated many homes and businesses.  He speaks of two suicides as a result of the disaster  The original blog entry on AGARESO website here. The interview is only in Spanish.  In a few days, the CDS press department will present documentary photos of the disaster the day after it happened in Guadalupe and Verapaz. The photographs were taken by a resident of Guadalupe named Josue Ricardo Dimas.


Photo Credit: Chus Álvarez

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