What is a Psychosocial Intervention? Mapping the Field in Sri Lanka

2003Ananda Galappatti

The past decade has seen a steady growth in the number of initiatives in Sri Lanka that are described as being ‘psychosocial’ interventions related to its long-standing ethnic conflict or other political violence. This seems to be the result of heightened global and local awareness of the psychological toll exacted by modern conflicts.

Key wordsorganised violence / psychosocial intervention

CountriesSri Lanka