Xero drives awareness to fight stigma of mental health

Alicia Farmer
October 10, 2018

Celebrated on October 10 each year, World Mental Health Day symbolises a global effort to address mental health and promote discussion about this important topic. Yet, those struggling with mental health problems are still being marginalised, ' Guterres said. We spend time with patients, speak to them and understand the root cause.

Mrs. Brandy-Williams explained October 10 is World Mental Health Day and highlighted the need for heightened awareness of mental health issues around the globe. It was first celebrated in 1992 at the initiative of the World Federation for Mental Health, a global mental health organization with members and contacts in more than 150 countries.

The average suicide rate in India is 10.9 for every lakh people and the majority of people who commit suicide are below 44 years of age. In addition, approximately half (52 percent) would use a chatbot powered by artificial intelligence to support their mental wellbeing, and slightly more (55 percent) believe that virtual reality can be helpful in managing mental health issues.

They explained that the adolescence and the early years of adulthood are a time of change- moving schools, leaving home, and starting work.

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Jamie Matsell, General Manager at Xercise4Less Sheffield, said: "The physical benefits of exercise are well-known, but World Mental Health Day is the ideal opportunity to shine a light on the positive effects exercise has on our mental wellbeing".

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"The number reflects a very small proportion of adolescents who are seeking professional help". The forum was launched 12 years ago by the Community Alliance for Healthy Minds to provide the community with support, education, resources and stigma-reducing strategies about treating mental illness and suicide prevention. What is really worrying is that, today, India's children and youth are more stressed and suffer from anxiety and panic attacks and performance issues more than ever before.

Around one in five New Zealanders are impacted by some form of mental illness. Lack of treatment, in turn, also often leads to disability and lack of self-sufficiency.

"The impact of these tragedies has made people ask a lot of questions about how we are dealing with mental health issues in our midst".

The theme of World Mental Health Day 2018 is "Young People and Mental Health in a Changing World", highlighting the need to focus on preventing and supporting mental illness in those from a young age. Taking proactive measures can significantly improve staff wellbeing and encourage employees to seek the support they need. When possible, try to get employees out of the office. "They need guidance in the most formative and productive years of their lives", she adds. 'Yet for too long, mental health has been mostly an afterthought, despite its overwhelming impacts on communities and young people, everywhere'. "Since children can not express their mental problems, it remains unidentified and affects them more as they grow older".

We're working with employers in every sector of the United Kingdom economy to help them do this.

We, at The Chronicle, would like to suggest to the authorities of schools to put in place measures to safe guard the health of our children placed under their care.

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