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Mental health issues

US psychotherapist uses creativity to heal

Society

US psychotherapist uses creativity to heal

American psychotherapist Douglas Holwerda, whose primary work is talk therapy for those who are dealing with life problems or mental health issues, never planned to move to Vietnam - but now he’s lived here since 2011.

Sharp rise in seriously ill mental patients

Health

Sharp rise in seriously ill mental patients

There has been a sharp year-on-year increase in the number of people suffering from serious mental illnesses, according to a senior official of the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA).

Murderer of Vietnamese bride gets 12 years

Society

Murderer of Vietnamese bride gets 12 years

A court in Busan, in the Republic of Korea , has handed out a 12-year jail sentence to a RoK man who stabbed his new Vietnamese bride to death, a case that has led to curbs on international matchmaking agencies.