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April 15, 2019

SA Youth & Mental Health

A recent study done in 2018 has confirmed the worst – South African teens are in a depression crisis. Not exactly the best way to go […]
April 15, 2019

The Roles of Mothers & Fathers in their Children’s Mental Health

Parents & early child development May is the month that draws our focus to parents as well as children – first with Mother’s Day, and then […]
April 15, 2019

Child Abuse & Its Consequences

With end May/beginning June marking National Child Protection Week in South Africa, our attention is once again drawn to the crisis our country is dealing with. […]
April 15, 2019

Narcissistic Personality Disorder

Narcissistic Personality Disorder (NPD) is a mental health condition marked by three hallmarks: an inflated sense of self, a severe lack of empathy, and a deep […]
April 15, 2019

Men & Mental Health

Acknowledging a mental health problem can be intimidating and probably one of the hardest things to do in general. This is because of the stigma and […]
April 15, 2019

Substance Abuse & Mental Health

Because the end of June marks SANCA’s Drug Awareness Week, we’ve decided to take a closer look at substance abuse in relation to mental health. In […]
April 9, 2019

The Act of Self-Harm

Self-Harm Cycle   Self-harm refers to behaviour where an individual inflicts harm on themselves. However, it’s important to note that it’s not a suicide attempt, or […]
April 9, 2019

Supporting Mental Health Warriors

Supporting Mental Health Warriors   When a friend or loved one experiences symptoms of a mental health condition, you are faced with many challenges. What kind […]
April 2, 2019

Are Autistic Children Being Treated Fairly?

Children with Autism Despite advocating for autistic children’s right to education, South Africa is failing miserably at enforcing it. As a result, only a small percentage […]