Rawalpindi-The Department of Behavioural Sciences of Fatima Jinnah Women University, Department organized a seminar on "Young people's mental health in the changing world" to observe World Mental Health Day in order to raise awareness on Mental Health here on Wednesday. The goal is to get people talking about mental illness, end the stigma, and encourage people who need help to speak up.
The survey identified that LGBTQ+ people are more likely to have mental health issues and shows an urgent need for businesses to step up their support for not only those suffering from mental health, but also for the LGBTQ+ people in their workforce. Out of managers who responded, 39 percent said someone has approached them to talk about their mental health, and ten percent said this was as recently as the last month.
According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), half of all mental illnesses began by age 14 and worldwide 10-20 per cent of children and adolescents suffered from mental disorders.
In an age of Internet usage and a booming online betting industry in Ghana that was largely unregulated, Dr Obeng said the "whole environment for children right now is extremely toxic and we need to do something about it".
We know that more and more people are living with poor mental health and that this is having a devastating impact on individuals and communities -with Make it Count we aim to improve the mental health of pupils and teachers.
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As a result, it affects the mental health of them. The construction company has introduced mental health first aiders to its sites across Wales and the West. The barrier of silence needs to be broken by discussing mental health more openly and encouraging young people to express their thoughts and opinions. "We can all learn how to offer support to loved ones going through a hard time. we can all be a part of a new movement - including people who have faced mental illness themselves - to call on governments and industry to put mental health at the top of their agendas".
However the co-existing physical illness is often missed due to "diagnostic overshadowing", where mental illness becomes the sole focus and the co-existing physical illness is left undiagnosed and untreated.
Speaking on the second day of the Global Ministerial Mental Health Summit in London, Mr Stevens said the "broader influences" on young people's mental health must be addressed.
Alongside raising awareness for mental health issues in the gaming community, the organization provides information on mental health treatment, offers intervention and education options to promote mental wellness among players, and educates institutions to help their employees with their mental health issues.
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