ExpertsConnect EP. 3: How to take charge of your mental health
ExpertsConnect EP. 3: How to take charge of your mental health

ExpertsConnect EP. 3: How to take charge of your mental health

Summary:

Mental health issues are increasingly becoming a global health concern. In fact, the World Health Organization (WHO) asserts that one in four people will be affected by mental or neurological disorders at some point in their lifetime. Currently, the WHO estimates that 450 million people are suffering from such illnesses with mental disorders being a primary cause of poor health and disability on a global scale. 

In this episode of ExpertsConnect, we had a conversation concerning mental health with an Associate Clinical Psychologist, Ms. Marsha Gooden.

Our discussion points included the following topics.

  1. Defining mental health.
  2. Types of mental illnesses.
  3. Signs of mental illness.
  4. Ms. Gooden's tips to practice mental health in just about a minute.

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Kadian Davis-Owusu (PhD)
Kadian has a background in Computer Science and pursued her PhD and post-doctoral studies in the fields of Design for Social Interaction and Design for Health. She has taught a number of interaction design courses at the university level including the University of the West Indies, the University of the Commonwealth Caribbean (UCC) in Jamaica, and the Delft University of Technology in The Netherlands. Kadian also serves as the Founder and Lead UX Designer for TeachSomebody and is the host of the ExpertsConnect video podcast. In this function, Kadian serves to bridge the learning gap by delivering high-quality content tailored to meet your learning needs. Moreover, through expert collaboration, top-quality experts are equipped with a unique channel to create public awareness and establish thought leadership in their related domains.... Show more
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