World Mental Health Day 2019: Date and its Importance : India has the largest number of Suicides and nowadays almost everyone is suffering from some mental diseases
- by Shefali-Agarwal
- Oct 10, 2019 12:33
World Mental Health Day: Observations in Date
World Mental Health Day is observed on October 10 every year. The day is celebrated with the objective to mobilize efforts in support of mental health and provides an opportunity for everyone to talk and discuss mental health issues, and what more needs to be done.
When and how it was celebrated First?
World Mental Day was firstly celebrated on 10 October 1992 at the initiative of Deputy Secretary-General Richard Hunter. World Mental Health Day is supported by the World Health Organisation (WHO) by raising awareness of mental health issues. World Health Organisation also supports developing technical and communication material. World Mental Health Day is supported by the World Health Organisation (WHO) by raising awareness of mental health issues. This is a mostly known NGO that emphasis the health of the people of the World.
Mental Health Promotion and Prevention of Suicides by this Act
When it comes to taking the lives of millions of people Mental Health Issues have a huge hand behind that. It was in the year 1994 when World Mental Health Day was celebrated with a theme for the first time. This happened with the suggestion of then Secretary-General Eugene Brody. The theme was “Improving the Quality of Mental Health Services throughout the World.”
World Mental Health Day 2019: India has the largest number of Suicides and nowadays almost everyone is suffering from some mental diseases
India is a growing menace that is many people are suffering from a mental illness. It’s 2019, and the scenario surrounding mental health in India has not changed much. People are still loosely termed Paagal when associated with depression, even by educated people. In fact, Bollywood recently came out with a film titled, Mental Hai Kya, which was changed to Judgemental Hai Kya after a huge furor.
There are a number of psychiatrists in India who are charging so much high and earning a lot to make these persons right who is called a Paagal. There are so many laws and orders ae declared to deal with those people who are affected mentally.