Lady Gaga's open letter on mental health is a must-read

One in six people every week experience a common mental health problem like anxiety or depression

Many more people - one in four, in fact - will have mental health issues at some point in their lives.

In the meantime, Acting Director for the Mental Health and Substance Abuse Unit in the Ministry of Health Kevin Goulbourne is concerned that not many persons are able to detect young relatives who may be suffering from a mental illness. In addition to shining a light on mental illness, the week also offers an opportunity for behavioral health nurses to reflect on the impact they have in the lives of the people they serve.

President Ram Nath Kovind has warned of a mental health epidemic in India but despite this grim reality a mere ten percent of those who require mental healthcare can avail it. Compounding the crisis is the stigma those with mental health conditions suffer from their fellow citizens.

"Young people are constantly battling the effects of human rights violations, war and violence in our homes, schools and workplaces, competing cultures from all around us through television and the internet, where they experience cyber-crimes, cyber-bullying". Young people living in situations such as these are particularly vulnerable to mental distress and illness.

According to a new report by World Health Organization, suicide is the second leading cause of death globally for young people aged between 15 and 19.

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"Previously, there has been very little work done on physical activity from a mental health perspective". "The challenges are to help people understand that it is an illness and there are medicines and treatment available". "However, some believe we must begin to focus on the way they deal with men and women differently in order to reach the men who so desperately need help but are afraid to reach out".

The survey of office workers taken by workplace consultant Peldon Rose shows that the almost three-quarters of workers who want their employers to champion mental health and well-being rated this as more important than equality (48 per cent), sustainability (38 per cent) and diversity (31 per cent).

Dr. Appau, however suggested that creating counselling centres in all educational institutions could help secure the future of the youth from possible psychological disorders.

Seb is the new Head Boy at Monmouth School Boys' Prep, which saw an explosion of colour in support of World Mental Health Day. No one's expected to post about their compassion for others, their anger at the lack of services, and their frustrations over seven-month waiting lists every day of the year - it wouldn't be productive and the punch would be lost.

Peng had worked as a Chinese teacher for more than 10 years before devoting herself to mental health advocate and educator, providing information to reduce prejudice against mental health and reduce stigma among caregivers.

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