Posts Tagged ‘Africa’

An interview with a Ghanaian traditional healer, known as a fetish priest, who runs an informal healing centre for people with mental illness at his remote, rural community near Kintampo in central Ghana.


My report on my placement in Ghana has just been published on the Royal College of Psychiatrists website and is reproduced here. It’s a shortened, reworded version of the Neate Experience in Ghana blog that I posted in October 2010.

A Neate blog with photos on my Out of Programme Experience as a psychiatric Specialist Registrar in Ghana. A long report that tries to compress the circumstances of how I practiced, supervised and taught psychiatry and the sense of being and seeing Ghana itself!

Neate photo blog from Mole National Park, Ghana – July 2010.

A photoblog of palm trees, boats and sunrise at Kokrobite Beach, Ghana – July 2010.

Photoblog of Kakum National Park and its legendary canopy walk near Cape Coast, Ghana – July 2010.

Neate photo blog of signs of health in Ghana, 2010