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PH: Mental health integrated with school curriculum pushed
 

PH: Mental health integrated with school curriculum pushed

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Speaking in a forum, a Philippine lawmaker seeks for the integration of mental health topic within the schools’ curriculum to weave campus-based interventions to better respond to students who ‘silently’ suffer from mental health burdens.
 
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22 Feb 2017 - General
 
I have mixed feelings towards this suggestion to include mental health subject in the curriculum. I agree that it will promote awareness to the students but at the same time, i think that a mental health class that enumerates different disorders might not be good for everyone. Some individuals tend to overanalyze and this might even drive them to think that they have a certain disorder when in truth, they don't. I think that a university wide mental health campaign that runs for a week will ...
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