Are there any particular mental health issues that tend to crop up at post, such as Seasonal Affective Disorder (winter blues)?

None I'm aware of. - Sep 2019

No - Mar 2019

Because of the size of the post and limitations on in-country travel, people started to go stir-crazy after 3+ consecutive months in Algiers if their management didn't let them leave for at least a long weekend. No exaggeration. - Sep 2016

Get out every couple of months to Europe before you start to go crazy. There's a flight Thursday night to Barcelona that comes back early Sunday morning so you can get out and not miss work. - Jun 2016

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