Keyword : Mental Health

  • Don’t Call Us Siao

    By: admintest admintest | Dec 07, 2015 | Hits: 2130

    “Aren’t you scared? Mad people are violent!” “Are they all tied down to the bed?” “Do you hear a lot of shouting and things being thrown around?” “How to talk to people with split personality? They don’t know what they’re saying.” These are not uncommon responses I receive when I reveal that I work with…..

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  • Recognising dementia symptoms and raising awareness

    By: admintest admintest | Oct 16, 2015 | Hits: 3944

    Last Saturday (10 October) was World Mental Health Day. In Singapore, the first National Mental Health Week to raise awareness of mental illness and to reduce the stigma around it began in 1987. Mental disorders can be a complex combination of both genetic and environmental or lifestyle factors. Early diagnosis and access to treatment are…..

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