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DOH, DepEd select Palawan schools to pilot test mental health curriculum
 

DOH, DepEd select Palawan schools to pilot test mental health curriculum

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The Departments of Health and Education will select three schools in Puerto Princesa, Palawan to pilot test a curriculum which intends to promote mental health among grade-schoolers.
 
today.mims.com
 
15 Nov 2016 - General
 
Yes. We have talked about this repeatedly here--and with experience of having a mentally ill person in the family, I understand this problem closely. Our health industry is not just generally lacking in all aspects, mental health is very much neglected and tucked away so that it is forgotten. There aren't enough institutions to support rehabilitation and the acceptance and awareness is shameful. I hope that these small steps that the DOH is making will continue, and hopefully, it accumulates...
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