And she will appoint health minister Jackie Doyle-Price as the UK's first minister for suicide prevention.
So, early interventions, prevention, resilience support and programs to educate young people and the world around them should be instituted by providing balanced lifestyle actions which includes balanced diet, exercise, and healthy sleep hygiene.
For those who want to get involved in raising awareness on World Mental Health Day, visit here to order your green ribbon (the global symbol for mental health awareness) or to find out about organising a Tea & Talk event.
The event runs alongside the Open Shutters exhibition in Gallery Oldham, a collection of 32 photographic portraits celebrating people who have taken strength and positivity from their mental health journeys. Three-quarters of those who suffer from mental illnesses develop symptoms by age 24. Minorities tend to have less access to and availability of mental health services, and according to the National Association of Mental Illness, African-Americans and Hispanic Americans used mental health services at about half the rate of whites in the past year.
Parents, teachers and physicians need to be cautious for the warning signs among youth which may be the indicative of mental illnesses. Results from our Workplace Wellbeing Index show that 48 per cent of employees have experienced a mental health problem at their current job.
He said the burden of mental illness had risen "dramatically" worldwide in the past 25 years, partly because societies are aging and more children are surviving into adolescence, yet "no country is investing enough" to tackle the problem.
The Lancet Commission on Global Mental Health and Sustainable Development urged high income countries such as the United Kingdom to spend 10% of their health care budget on mental health.
Counsellor of Serendip Guardians in Dimapur, Bokatoli shared in details about the mental health scenario in Nagaland.
One in four of us will be affected by a mental health condition.
Mental health and wellbeing are by far one of the most neglected areas in our country.
Though there is still stigma around mental health, everyone faces anxiety, stress and pressure in their daily lives, so sharing how we feel is something we shouldn't be ashamed to do.
Eighty per cent of people with any form of mental or substance use disorder in India and China do not seek treatment.
Research has also found around 75 per cent of mental health disorders appear by the age of 24, while over the last decade nearly five times as many students have disclosed a mental health condition to their university compared to ten years ago.
"We are aware that improvements to the system have taken place over the years but we feel we can not wait another two, four, six years for certain changes to be made". Stress that they must comply with the line of treatment to get better. We need conversation between young people and adults to determine the issues within the system, and evidence-based research to address these issues. Just like physical conditions, mental health conditions can be managed.