Friday, 19 October, 2018

Xero drives awareness to fight stigma of mental health

Natasha Devon is involved with the Where's Your Head At? mental health campaign Natasha Devon is involved with the Where’s Your Head At? mental health campaign
Judith Alexander | 10 October, 2018, 05:57

Broken down this means one in four people experience a mental health problem every year. Antisocial behavior, affective disturbances, eating disorder, risk taking behavior, substance abuse and much more have their onset during this period. It is time also to reflect upon some of the challenges we face as a society in India.

The Lancet Commission report by 28 global specialists in psychiatry, public health and neuroscience, as well as mental health patients and advocacy groups, said the growing crisis could cause lasting harm to people, communities and economies worldwide. Contributions from other sources will be welcomed.

Why are we so reluctant to seek help?

Young people are often not helped until they reach the "crisis" stage. "Those six are a tiny fraction of the 800,000 people who will kill themselves this year - more than the population of Washington DC, Oslo or Cape Town".

The government is adamant more money will be spent on funding mental health treatment in the future.

Mental health is a critical component of health and that is why health is referred to as a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity, according to WHO.

"When we get this right, our people go from functioning to flourishing, which means that everyone inside Xero is set up to play to their strengths and do their best work".

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The new measures are part of a wider mental health strategy which will see thousands of therapists sent into classrooms, and annual publication of a "happiness index" tracking the state of the nation's youth.

Mental illness afflicts persons of any age, gender, race, income, or education- in equal proportion throughout the world. A large percentage of these 11 billion people live in absolute poverty (in need of food, shelter and without any source of income). Despite 88% of employees suffering from poor mental health admitting that work is either the main cause or a contributing factor, just 15% would tell their boss if they were struggling with an issue of this nature. If you have been helped by a mental health professional, share their details with your friends and family. However, if you or someone else is in danger or endangering others, call 111.

What are some of the things we are in desperate need of in our country?

That is an average of 18 suicides a day - which is why prevention is key.

It explained that the lack of such a facility can have dire effects on the diagnosis and treatment of children.

Next, we must help connect those living with mental illness to the most appropriate levels of care. Adaptation of therapeutic techniques to Indian sub-cultures, temperaments, and cognitive biases needs to be addressed for us to stay ahead of the challenges we as professionals are now faced with.

"We feel that the mental health staff in the GHA are already working very hard, providing a very good service of care within the remit of their responsibilities, but beyond that there is simply not a solid enough structure available to ensure best practice".

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