Mental Health Awareness Month Worksheet
What is the theory behind this Mental Health Awareness Month Worksheet?
Mental health awareness month is observed in May across the USA and October in other countries. It is an opportunity to spread awareness regarding mental health, its related issues and the stigma attached to mental illnesses. According to WHO, the aim of these campaigns is to ‘increase the nature, magnitude, and treatment of mental health issues in the population by informing the public about the nature and treatment of mental disorders, which will facilitate early identification and treatment of such problems.’
How will the worksheet help?
The worksheet will help provide a list of topics or themes and suggested activities that can be used as part of Mental Health Awareness Month for organisers in schools and workplaces.
How to use the worksheet?
This worksheet can be used by counsellors and teachers to choose and select topics, themes and activities for mental health awareness month in their respective schools, workplaces or other appropriate settings.