Mental illnesses

Update news Mental illnesses

Mental health care for Vietnam’s young generation needs enhancing

UNICEF is calling for enhanced mental health strategies to support the young generation in VN as part of World Children’s Day 2023.

Mental disorders affect about 10% of Vietnam's population

 VietNamNet Bridge – Nearly 9 million people in Viet Nam, or 10 per cent of the population, suffer from mental disorders, including 2.5 per cent with serious mental illnesses under social protection.

School brings learning to mentally disabled

 VietNamNet Bridge – In a 20-square-metre classroom, 15 students ranging in age from seven to 23 years are divided into two groups.