World Mental Health Day 2018
Today is World Mental Health Day. The Club places great important on recognising the signs and tackling the symptoms of poor mental health amongst crew. Poor mental health is no different to poor physical health and should be treated the same when it comes to care of crew. Our Crew health team have produced an number of advice sheets in dealing with several mental health factors including:
- Stress onboard
- Panic attacks
- How to spot the signs
- Sleep deprivation
You can view this advice via the links below.
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World Mental Health Day 2017
World Mental Health Day 2017 falls on Tuesday 10th October. The day provides an opportunity for all the major stakeholders working on mental health topics to showcase their work, and highlight the gaps which prevent a positive mental health care environment Worldwide.
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Mental Health Awareness Week
Research has shown that two thirds of us experience a mental health problem in our lifetimes, and stress is a key factor in this. Monday 14th May marks the start of 'Mental Health Awareness' Week, which this year is focusing on stress and how to manage it in order to improve our mental health.