Family Conflict – Buhaza
A image of two people, one talking to another one with harsh words while the other covers their eyes.
The image have contributed to the communication between students, teacher and parents. Through it parents became aware of the way in which verbal violence affects children’s emotional life.
Impact of Family Conflict on Children Mental Health – Remera Protestant School
Image of parents involved in a physical fight where children are witnessing, crying and calling for help.
It displays the effects of parental conflict on children’s mental health. Family conflict has been mentioned by students as an emergency issues to many community leaders.
We Need Peace – Remera Protestant School
The image aims to depict how desperate people living through conflict yearns for peace.
This drawing is aimed to raise awareness of young people’s views on conflicts and generate compassion among other participants in the project.
Ihungabana – Signs of Mental health problems – Kibondo Region
An image of a crying person with some words written on the drawing.
The image explained more about children trauma and contain a message for the prevention of such catastrophic issues.
Sign of Mental Health Problems – Buhaza
An image of an overwhelmed person, with both hand on their cheeks and with a posture expressing the many thoughts going though their head.
The image has been used to explain to parents in participating institutions how mental health problems impact children and their performance in school.
Mbaye Uwande – Violation of Children’s Rights – Kibondo
A drawing of a child with his two parents. Neither the mother or father want to take responsibility for the the child, so he is left sitting alone and depressed.
It shows, how children might develop mental health problems due to the parents’ negligence. It has been useful to invite the community to fight against child neglect to foster children’s mental wellness.
Inshuti Nyanshuti (Dear Friend) – Remera Protestant School
It is a comic-type drawing made by young people at Remera Protestant School to illustrate their view on mental health issues. The comic aims to raise awareness on providing support to people struggling with mental health issues by being supportive, comforting and share some time with them
Ibiyobyabwenge Turyirinde – Remera Protestant School
This comic book shows two causes of child mental health problems: alcoholism and domestic violence and it proposes a way to fight against the issue.
This outcome has been used to raise awareness among parents in the region about the problems young people identified and to establish dialogue about the solutions proposed by young people themselves.
Nwimakaza Umuco Wumwana Nubusa – Impact of Bullying on Children’s Mental Health – Remera Protestant School
A drawn story/comic of family conflict and its impact on children’s wellness.
A comic which explains how children are bullied and physically abused at school, but subsequently received comfort from an adult and healed. This has been used to raise awareness of the role of adults in addressing conflict at school
Mental Health Problem Tree – Kibondo
A problem tree, done with the student groups in Kibondo (Rwanda) to show and raise awareness about mental health problems among young people
The identification of problems through the elaboration of the problem tree has contributed to the understanding of the root causes of children mental health problems among students, teachers and local leaders and parents.
Problem Tree – Group Scolaire NDC
It is a problem tree on which students at Group Scolaire NDC identified the main issues they face as young people and develop ways to address them.
This problem tree will lead the elaboration of future art and policy outputs that will inform policy/making.
Mental Health Support
It’s a drawing which give a message to people that in case someone is struggling with mental health issues, it requires simply being supportive, comforting and spare short time to him/her.