Why Indonesia must invest in mental health [By: Nova Riyanti Yusuf]

World Mental Health Day (WMHD) is commemorated on October 10 – a day for global mental health education, awareness, and advocacy. It matters because mental health is an important issue worldwide due to the impact on human rights and quality of life of those affected and their families. Supporters come to celebrate this annual awareness program to bring attention to mental illness

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Party On, Dude [By: Peter G. Stromberg]

Unless you have alienated everyone around you, in the next two months you are likely to be invited to at least one party. If you take the perspective of a visitor from outer space, parties are actually sort of weird: “The humans gather in groups and consume food and other substances that make them dizzy. Using special equipment designed to

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We care for your mental health

Tahukah kamu bahwa rata-rata 82 orang di Indonesia bunuh diri setiap harinya, dengan persentase kelompok usia terbesar pada rentang umur 15 – 24 tahun. Riset WHO menyatakan peningkatan angka bunuh diri yang sangat signifikan di Indonesia. Tahun 2010 tercatat 5000 jiwa, tahun 2012 tercatat 10.000 jiwa, kemudian tahun 2014 ter estimasi 50.000 kasus bunuh diri di Indonesia. Mendekati peringkat bunuh

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