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Digital support for mental health now available

Digital support for mental health now available”

"As well as speaking to people with experience of mental illness, Time2Listen will also consult with professionals and support agencies working within the criminal justice system, such as police officers, probation officers and mental health workers".

An estimated one in five American adults will deal with a mental health condition like depression, anxiety disorder or post-traumatic stress disorder in any given year. People should not hide their mental health problems at work place.

As part of this campaign, Compass has pledged to support employees, raise awareness and reduce the stigma around mental health within its health and wellbeing agenda.

Initially when someone close to you is diagnosed with mental illness, people feel ashamed and lonely and find it hard to open up because of stigma attached to it. Bill Clinton said "Mental illness is nothing to be ashamed of, but stigma and bias shame us all".

It has also provided $52.6 million to beyondblue, which will partner with headspace and Early Childhood Australia to provide tools for teachers to support kids with mental health concerns and provide resources to help students deal with challenges.

In Indonesia, as reported by Universitas Gadjah Mada, the World Mental Health Day was just set up in 1993 with the mission to respect the rights of those with psychiatric disorders, to expand the prevention program of mental health problems, to bring health access closer to the community, to expand the scope of services, and to improve mental health efforts optimally. To support employees, transform practices and embed a whole organisational approach to workplace wellbeing, employers need to make the offer of mental health training a priority.

Psychiatrists in the city are going to take out a rally to promote awareness about the theme of the World Mental Health Day from Indira Gandhi Municipal Stadium to Benz Circle on Tuesday.

In the past year Mental Health First Aid England (MHFA) England has trained a further 65,000 people in Mental Health First Aid.

Statistics show that approximately one in four people in the United Kingdom will experience mental health problems each year.

Untreated mental disorders result in diminished productivity at work, reduced rates of labour participation, increase in workplace accidents, higher turnover of staff and increased sick payments.



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