WHO publishes series of videos on “The COVID-19 pandemic and mental health”


The World Health Organization (WHO) has published a series of videos about mental health during the pandemic. Helen Rochford Brennan, member of the European Working Group of People with Dementia (EWGPWD) participated in two of these videos, one is a group video and one is an individual; video focusing on dementia and bereavement.

Helen’s interviews looked at the importance of therapy (bereavement counselling) and the need for awareness and funding. Helen’s video can be viewed here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g3sRacgLH78&t=1s&ab_channel=WorldHealthOrganization%28WHO%29

And here is a playlist of all the films made for this project: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iMajYyya2mc&list=PLD8eJhbjGd6wT8YDiGZbQvBrUad1va4Ky&ab_channel=WorldHealthOrganization%28WHO%29