SLV.Sri Lanka: what I learnt

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This summer I went to Sri Lanka with SLV.Global on a Mental Health Placement, working on a variety of projects for five weeks. I found out about SLV.Global via my Facebook newsfeed, of all places. And, yes, in case you were wondering, when I told people I was going away for five weeks with a […]

Mental Health Placement in Sri Lanka

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As a UK undergraduate Psychology student, work experience is hard to come by. It is impossible to organise your own work in psychiatric facilities or shadowing a psychologist. It is difficult to get insight into the profession until you are much more qualified. Through some online research, however, I came across SLV Global, an organisation […]

Sri Lanka from a new perspective

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Having been born and brought up in Sri Lanka I did not have the same struggles other visitors may have; no culture shock, nor problems with the food or worry about communicating through a language barrier, I knew what to expect. In spite of this, the GoAbroad Scheme allowed me to return to Sri Lanka […]

Sri Lanka, from a new perspective

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Having been born and brought up in Sri Lanka I did not have the same struggles other visitors may have; no culture shock, nor problems with the food or worry about communicating through a language barrier, I knew what to expect. In spite of this, the GoAbroad Scheme allowed me to return to Sri Lanka […]