World Mental Health Day 2020

10/10/20

The world is experiencing the unprecedented impact of the current global health emergency due to COVID-19 that has also impacted on the mental health of millions of people. We know that the levels of anxiety, fear, isolation, social distancing and restrictions, uncertainty and emotional distress experienced have become widespread as the world struggles to bring the virus under control and to find solutions.

Today is #WorldMentalHealthDay with a focus on ‘Mental Health for all’

The World Federation for Mental Health want to make mental health care a reality for all, with an emphasis on awareness, advocacy, accessibility and action.

There are a number of resources out there if you feel that you need some support:

TED talks have published some thought provoking talks focussing on mental health: