The "Blue Summer" national campaign starts today in 12 Bulgarian cities on the initiative of Ombudsman Diana Kovacheva. The aim is to support the mental health of adolescents at the backdrop of a coronavirus epidemic. Reception rooms will be..
Parents, parent organizations and child psychologists approach the Ombudsman every day with information about worrying symptoms among children due to the lockdown. According to data from the NGO sector, as a result of restricted social..
The Covid-19 pandemic also has a serious impact on people's mental health, whether or not they have had the coronavirus infection. According to psychiatrists, severe depressive disorders have increased by 25% since the beginning of the..
In the course of a year an international team of researchers studied how the restrictions during the Covid-19 pandemic have affected the mental state of the population in 11 countries - the UK, Belgium, the Netherlands, Bulgaria, Czechia, Finland,..
At Sofia's Rakovski Stadium, t he ultramarathoner Krassimir Georgiev is facing a gigantic endeavor to tow a vehicle weighing 2,300 kilograms for 27 and a half hours . He is taking up this challenge in the name of a noble cause - to raise funds for a..
The team for free telephone consultations at the Clinic for Psychiatry and Military Psychology at Sofia's Military Medical Academy in Sofiaon the coronavirus pandemic is expanding , said the head of the clinic Dancho Dilkov in an interview with the..
The President and the Secretary General of the European Psychiatric Association - Silvana Galderisi and Julian Beezhold – are visiting Bulgaria as of today until 21 July. They are in the country at the invitation of the Ministry of Health to..