Fiona’s story about Mental Health First Aid

Working as a lawyer can be really stressful there’s a lot of responsibility and very limited control. Working in family law can be particularly stressful you’re dealing with clients that might be going through one of the worst situations in their life and they may be experiencing mental health issues themselves. The stress sometimes as a professional can cause you…

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Identifying students’ mental health issues using social media mining

Recent studies show that mental health disorders affect about one in four Canadian youth. Also, mental health services for youth are the poorest among age groups. I’m Mohammed Parsa and my research focuses on identifying mental health problems Canadian students are facing, by using social media. Reddit is one of the most popular social media platforms among students. For this…

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The Edgar Cayce Approach to Depression

Depression — a very common problem, and … here are some of the symptoms. I won’t read them off for you but just look through those and you can kind of identify with some of those. You probably felt depressed at some point or other. Very common. I mean life can be depressing — sometimes that’s an appropriate response to…

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Power for Good: Mental Health Foundation of New Zealand

Kia Ora, my name is Ari and I work on the administration and finance team here at the Mental Health Foundation. For those of you who don’t know, the Mental Health Foundation has existed since 1977, we are a nation-wide charity who work with stakeholders across Aotearoa to improve mental health outcomes for everyone. Mental health is something that we…

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