The Banyan Academy of Leadership in Mental Health (BALM) has joined hands with the Mental Health in Human Rights-Federation Global Initiative in Psychiatry (MHHR-FGIP) and the Ministry of Health, Sri Lanka to train 50 community mental health workers from the Northern Province of Sri Lanka. … [Read more...] about BALM to train community mental health workers in Sri Lanka
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Soderling, who was the first man to beat Rafael Nadal at Roland Garros in 2009, wrote on Instagram on Tuesday that he “just wanted to crawl out of (his) skin” in 2011, his last year on the tour. … [Read more...] about 2-time French Open finalist Soderling talks of mental health
With physical, and, therefore, implied social distancing, being enforced globally as one of the most effective ways to deal with the physiological aspect of the pandemic, the social networking that aided mental well-being is suddenly missing. Instead, the majority of information consumed by people and communities has been tinged with fear and dread about an uncertain future. This has led to collective stress, anxiety and deteriorating mental health parameters. The gentle touch of a supportive friend, a friendly embrace or a pat on the back for a job well done, the wiping of tears from grieving eyes, these are not possible in a Covid-19-stricken world. … [Read more...] about In India, the deepening of the mental health crisis | Opinion
Or maybe you've used it in the past but haven't renewed your plan or didn't use all of your sessions. … [Read more...] about Mental health care is available through your GP, but what gets in the way?
“We saw a significant improvement in the participants’ well-being and mood immediately after they went for a walk in the blue space, compared with walking in an urban environment or resting,” commented Mark Nieuwenhuijsen, Director of the Urban Planning, Environment, and Health Initiative at ISGlobal and coordinator of the study. … [Read more...] about Short, frequent walks near beaches, rivers or lakes can benefit mental health, mood