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As Economic Anxieties Deepen, This Clinic Helps Iranians Manage Debilitating Stress

◢ These are stressful times in Iran. According to a recent study, 80 percent of Tehran residents experience at least one major stressful event per year and 45 percent report feeling stress due to the present economic situation. The Aramesh Multidisciplinary Pain Clinic recently launched new neuropsychotherapy services—never before offered in Iran—to help individuals better manage debilitating stress. Despite these interventions by the private sector, Iran’s government has yet to recognize rampant stress as a genuine public health crisis.