Tag: mental health

Measures being put in place to tackle mental health among youth

Measures being put in place to tackle mental health among youth

- November 18, 2022

- Minister Anthony With the world quickly zeroing in on the importance of mental health following the advent of COVID-19, ... Read More

Gov’t continues to prioritise mental health in Guyana

Gov’t continues to prioritise mental health in Guyana

- November 15, 2022

- Mental Health and Well-Being conference begins - University students laud gov’t approach to mental health Mental Health continues to ... Read More

20 international specialists for four-day mental health, well-being conference

20 international specialists for four-day mental health, well-being conference

- November 11, 2022

Guyanese will benefit from the expertise of some 20 specialists from the Caribbean, Australia, South Africa, Europe, the United States, ... Read More

Gov’t formulating five-year mental health awareness plan − Dr Anthony

Gov’t formulating five-year mental health awareness plan − Dr Anthony

- October 11, 2022

- Mental health awareness activities launched As part of a collaborative effort to raise awareness of mental health issues and ... Read More

Supplies handed over to promote healthy learning environment

Supplies handed over to promote healthy learning environment

- October 11, 2022

- will encourage establishment of health clubs in schools In an effort to promote safe and healthy learning environments in ... Read More

COVID-19 effects on persons’ mental health depend on stage of pandemic – Health Minister

COVID-19 effects on persons’ mental health depend on stage of pandemic – Health Minister

- February 22, 2022

As positive cases of the coronavirus continue to decrease and restrictions are being lifted, persons are no longer confined to ... Read More

Investigation finds no negligence in national psychiatric hospital fire

Investigation finds no negligence in national psychiatric hospital fire

- December 16, 2021

Following the tragic fire at the National Psychiatric Hospital in June, Minister of Health, Dr Frank Anthony, said Thursday,  there ... Read More

Govt commits more resources to address mental health

Govt commits more resources to address mental health

- November 10, 2021

Senior Minister in the Office of the President with responsibility for Finance, Dr. Ashni Singh, MP, said government is devoted ... Read More

Human Services Ministry taking collaborative approach to tackle mental health, homelessness

Human Services Ministry taking collaborative approach to tackle mental health, homelessness

- November 8, 2021

In an effort to mitigate incidences of mental health and homelessness in Guyana, the Ministry of Human Services and Social ... Read More

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