Published: Sat, October 13, 2018
Health Care | By Cedric Leonard

Financial services jobs 44% more likely to cause stress-related mental illness

Financial services jobs 44% more likely to cause stress-related mental illness

Child and adolescent mental health services (CAMHS) in your area may also have their own website.

Today (Wednesday, October 10) is World Mental Health Day, but there is still a stigma associated with mental health conditions according to the Peterborough Labour Party (PLP).

And we are developing an entirely new mental health workforce that will support schools to get the right help early to young people with mild to moderate mental health needs.

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has urged African leaders not to relent in the training of Primary Health Care workers on how to detect and manage common mental health problems.

Jo Loughran, Interim Director of Time to Change, said: "We know it can be hard to talk about mental health, which is why we're supporting employers to open up; to talk and to listen".

"Half of all mental illness begins by the age of 14, but most cases go undetected and untreated".

Other ways to observe World Mental Health Day include volunteering or donating to mental health clinics and services that help people suffering from mental health issues, registering for group therapy sessions and practicing proper mental health self-care for themselves, such as by exercising, eating healthy, volunteering, meditating and seeking counseling if necessary.

Lady Gaga's new film A Star Is Born may be a music industry melodrama at its surface, but it's also a movie with a serious message about mental health and a pivotal character death by suicide.

She was recently given the "Local Hero" award by California Senator Bob Wieckowski for her "selfless and active" community leadership.

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Low and middle income countries should raise their spending on mental health from less than 1% of the budget to at least 5%, said the Commission, which brought together 28 experts from around the world.

Because of culture-related factors, such as family conflict, perceived discrimination and ethnic identity, many Chinese immigrants tend to avoid talking about mental illnesses even when they suffer from depression or other mental illnesses, said Peng.

One in five adolescents experience mental and behavioural problems in any given year.

"In my time as health minister, I have met many people who have been bereaved by suicide and their stories of pain and loss will stay with me for a long time, ' the minister said". "The challenges are to help people understand that it is an illness and there are medicines and treatment available".

More than a quarter (26%) of people aged 16-24 years and a similar proportion (25%) of people aged 25-34 years had a 12-month mental disorder, compared with 6% of those aged 75-85 years old.

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Health and Population Upendra Yadav has expressed concern over the increase in the number of mental patients in Nepal every year due to illiteracy, unemployment, migration, social disintegration, poverty and natural disasters.

The report was published ahead of a first global ministerial mental health summit in London this week.

So it's critical that we not only deliver parity of care between mental and physical health - but that we do the same for prevention too.

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