In Kumamoto, mental health of stressed staff now a big issue

 

The stress of putting in long work hours for recovery operations in the aftermath of earthquakes that rocked the prefecture in April is taking its toll on the mental health of city officials here. Some staff in Kumamoto Prefecture municipalities have already taken temporary leave from work due to bouts of depression and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

See full article at the Asahi Shinbun.

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