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World Mental Health Day
Start: 10/10/2019, 12:00
End: 10/10/2019, 20:00
Contact:Centre for Student Counselling and Development - (021) 808 4707
Location: Rooiplein, Pulp Cinema & Van der Sterr

​On Thursday, 10 October 2019 we celebrate World Mental Health Day and we have an exciting programme for the day:

⏰ 12:00-14:00
📍 Rooiplein

Visit our Centre for Student Counselling and Development's various partners to find out about the available services and get a complimentary hand massage to relief some stress.

⏰ 13:00-14:00
📍 Pulp Cinema, Neelsie

Wenzile Madonsela Msimanga, CEO of Princess
Chronicles, share her story about mental health and university students. Maties Gym will also share some useful information about the positive effects of exercise on mental health.

⏰ 18:30
📍 Van der Sterr 1026

Join us for an interesting discussion where Akohna Rozani shares her experience with mental health and substance abuse and Bianca van Breda talks about her experience with eating disorders. Guest speaker Gavin Fortuin from Cady Youth Organisation shares his thoughts.

📌 Remember: Asking for help is never shameful. In the most extreme cases, it can help save a life. When struggling, talk to friends, family or someone who will listen. Alternatively, visit our Centre for Student Counselling and Development at 37 Victoria Street or contact us on (021) 808 4707. Our 24-hour Emergency Service, in collaboration with ER24, is available at 010 205 3032.