This page covers books, articles, blogs and websites that may be helpful for aidworkers, practitioners and change-makers who wish to explore further some of the issues raised on this site.

Advice and Support Services:

The Antares Foundation

Headington Institute

Garrison Institute


Global Aidworker:

Ladders 4 Action:

Self-Care Practices for Aidworkers


Emergency Yoga:

Yoga Courses with Marianne Elliott:

Aid Sector Policy Papers and Manuals on Managing Stress and Burnout

International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies: Managing Stress in the Field:

Humanitarian Practice Network: Understanding Staff Turnover in Humanitarian Agencies:

People in Aid:

UNHCR’s Mental Health and Psychosocial Support for Staff:

Aid Work Discussion Groups

Why Dev:

Be Well Serve Well:


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  1. Hi! I’m a journalist writing a piece about how meditation can benefit aid workers, and I came across your blog and twitter feed. Would you be available for a quick interview? We could do it over Skype, or I could email you questions. Thanks, and I hope to hear from you!


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