'2.2m Nepalis suffer from mental health disorder' - Capital

'2.2m Nepalis suffer from mental health disorder' - Capital

"There are only 0.58 beds per 100,000 population in Nepal to avail mental health services while hospitals providing mental health services are only available in urban areas", said Dr Basudev Karki, psychiatrist at Mental Hospital in Patan.

"Mental health in Jamaica is a big problem".

The PM will also announce the campaign to train a million people in mental health awareness - Every Mind Matters - launches today, with a pilot in the West Midlands ahead of a national rollout next spring.

Destigmatising mental health is a sure way of showing the humane side of the Jamaican society, Health Minister Dr Christopher Tufton said in his comments to mark World Mental Health Day, celebrated each year on October 10.

In July, the father of British snowboarder Ellie Soutter said a history of mental health issues - coupled with the pressure of elite performance - may have contributed to her ending her life in Les Gets in the French Alps.

"Children and adolescents with mental disorders often face stigma and limited access to health care and education, in violation of their human rights and such needs to change", the agency said.

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"For over a decade, we have had doctors who are consultants in sport and exercise medicine looking after our elite athletes", he added. For many, these can be times of stress and anxiety, and these feelings can lead to serious mental illness if they are not recognised and managed in time.

Against this background, Wheeler said greater efforts must be made to "help young people build mental resilience".

Liverpool have recently pledged its support to the Zero Suicide Alliance, a collaboration between National Health Service trusts, businesses and suicide survivors across the United Kingdom who are all committed to suicide prevention in the United Kingdom and beyond by offering free suicide prevention training and resources, which are accessible to all. The focus on mental health should be no different and every year 1 in 4 of us will experience a mental health problem. The initiative aims to look after the wellbeing of staff and provide mental health first aid to complement the physical first aiders based around the club.

"As a government, we have delineated our health system for easy appreciation of the roles required by all stakeholders in the sector".

It is believed that mental health issues start before 14 years of age and 75 percent of youth identify the problems before they reach 24 years.

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