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How a wooden bench in Zimbabwe is starting a revolution in mental health Mosaic Science Podcast

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In the early 2000s, when there were just two psychiatrists serving over 12 million people, Zimbabwe had to get creative to treat depression. Now, one bright idea – the Friendship Bench – is spreading far and wide.
Written by Alex Riley. Read by Kirsten Irving. Produced by Graihagh Jackson.
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If you like this story, we recommend How To Get To A World Without Suicide by Simon Usborne. 
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In the early 2000s, when there were just two psychiatrists serving over 12 million people, Zimbabwe had to get creative to treat depression. Now, one bright idea – the Friendship Bench – is spreading far and wide.
Written by Alex Riley. Read by Kirsten Irving. Produced by Graihagh Jackson.
To read the story, visit mosaicscience.com
If you like this story, we recommend How To Get To A World Without Suicide by Simon Usborne. 
Subscribe to our podcast:
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itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/mosai…id964928211?mt=2
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