‘More awareness needed on mental health’

The 2018 Ramon Magsaysay Awardees including third form left Bharat Vatwani of India at the Cultural Center of the Philippines in Manila

According to WHO, 'Half of all mental illness begins by the age of 14, but most cases go undetected and untreated.

Ms Doyle-Price, now Minister for Mental Health, Inequalities and Suicide Prevention, will ensure every local area has effective plans in place to stop unnecessary deaths and investigate how technology can help identify those most at risk. Surveys in India and China, which have a third of the global population, suggest that more than 80% of people with any mental health or substance use disorder did not seek treatment.

"The doctors are trained to recognise mental health issues and are assisted by EIS sports psychologists and performance lifestyle advisers". Youth are also affected: one in five aged 13-18 experience a severe mental disorder.

Lady Gaga is shedding light on the stigma around suicide and mental health.

Observed each year on October 10, World Mental Health Day aims to raise awareness and change attitudes surrounding mental health issues around the world by encouraging people to looking after their own well-being. "There is now good treatment for mental illnesses", he said.

"Young Minds is a charity that helps young people with mental health issues and I just wanted to put the message out there".

World Mental Health Day provides an opportunity for all stakeholders working on mental health issues to talk about their work, and what more needs to be done to make mental health care a reality for people worldwide. If you have the resources to donate to cause that supports mental illness, do that.

"Our message is that, by redirecting your energies towards boosting your physical health, reaching out to those around you, becoming more aware of your feelings, trying new things and focusing on kindness and sharing, you can combat numerous negative emotions and behaviours that affect our everyday lives".

That is why we are making education about mental health and resilience a mandatory part of the national curriculum. But both of us have seen how political leadership, funding, innovation and individual acts of bravery and compassion can change the world.

Having a friend, having someone who is on your side is something we can all do for someone, and on World Mental Health Day, if you take anything away take that. "Even treated mental illness often shortens life, so untreated mental illness is even more substantial of an issue".

The research shows that Kiwis who meet the global physical activity recommendations of at least 2.5 hours of moderate to vigorous-intensity physical activity a week are 51% more likely to have healthy mental wellbeing. She founded the Born This Way Foundation in 2012 to help young people address mental wellness, and she herself has been open about surviving a sexual assault by a record producer when she was 19 years old.

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