A Film by Willem van de Put and Jan van den Berg -
Mental disorders will soon be the leading cause in global burden of disease. On a global scale major depressive disorder already causes health consequences that are equal to that of ischemic heart diseases.
Disability related to mental disorders has negative effects on productivity and financial consequencesfort the individual and his family. But for people who in live in chronic conflict or poverty, psychological problemns are not only important as determinants of health, but also as barriers to rebuild both individual and family life, as well as rebuilding society as a whole.