SLV.Global is accepting volunteers for 2018! To apply and speak with a member of the team about their mental health placements abroad, please click here.
SLV.Global has been running Mental Health placements in Sri Lanka since 2010 and Bali, Indonesia since 2016. Founded by psychology graduates, SLV.Global recruit volunteers to work at various mental health-focused projects for a duration of 1-3 months. The Mental Health Placement includes running fun, interactive therapeutic sessions at a psychiatric hospital as well as volunteering at centres for people with special needs, youth English teaching and running similar activities with at-risk children.
All volunteers are required to undergo a series of in-country training sessions run by local NGOs and charity workers like basic English teaching, working with children and vulnerable adults as well as cultural sensitivity training.
If you’re curious and want to know more, you can request an information pack here.