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Depressed? Call 989-USAP

Posted on Friday, 3 May 2019 11:10 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The National Center for Mental Health (NCMH) has tasked counselors to man a hotline for cases of depression and other mental health problems in the country. The...

Gaming addiction classified as mental health disorder by WHO

Posted on Wednesday, 20 June 2018 11:52 AM | No Comments
  Many parents already have concerns, but some may now have a new argument for limiting their children’s ‘screen time’ – addiction to video games has been recognized by World Health Organization...

Migrants and refugees in Greece facing a mental health emergency – aid agencies

Posted on Friday, 27 October 2017 07:16 PM | No Comments
Government figures show more than 14,500 people are living in five camps on the Greek islands, many waiting months for the completion of a sluggish asylum request process. Aid organizations...

New York City finds one in five adults has mental health problems

Posted on Saturday, 14 November 2015 01:33 AM | No Comments
At least one in five adult New Yorkers suffer from depression, substance abuse, suicidal thoughts or other psychological disorders every year, according to a report released on Thursday ahead of...