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9 Mental Health Organisations in Kenya (2021)

4. Psychiatric Disability Organization (P.D.O.)

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Psychiatric Disability Organization is a mental health organization in Nakuru, Kenya that promotes mental wellness and help those suffering from mental illness recover.

They offer a variety of services:

Psychosocial programs-provide affordable psychiatric treatment, psychotherapy and social support.

Advocacy-raising awareness on mental health issues and ensuring mental health is on the governments’ agenda and fast tracking improvements in legislation, policy and service delivery.

Peer to peer support-creating a support network that is strong and a learning forum and a psychosocial support for each other.

Psycho-education- increasing knowledge on mental health, reduce stigma and discrimination

Professional Development- capacity building for health workers, teachers and social workers who work directly with people with mental illnesses.

You can reach them through:

Email: admin@pdokenya.org

Phone number: 0774354618 (e-therapy helpline) 

WhatsApp: +254774354618

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