Tag: depression

[PODCAST] #worldmentalhealthday2018

Yersterday, on the Afternoon Shutdown Show Matt Tsolo had a very intereresting and informative interview with a DUT student Joko and Nqobile, the Medical Doctor with interest in Functional and Aesthetic Medicine. Matt said  emotional exertion and psychological stresses are amongst the leading reasons why university students suffer from depression and anxiety. Listen to FULL interview below: Listen…..

“BLACK PEOPLE DON’T RECOGNIZE DEPRESSION”

RadioDUT recently conducted a survey amongst the student body where students were selected at random to answer questions pertaining to mental health care. One out of the ten students randomly picked identified the counselling services as effective. The remaining nine students listed numerous reasons as to why they had never sought out these services. One young…..

MORE IS NEEDED FROM TERTIARY INSTITUTIONS

Mental health care services are now available in most institutions of higher learning. In as much as the services are available to students, most students claim not be aware of the mental health support available to them on their different campuses. Baring this in mind the question then arises whose responsibility it is to raise awareness…..

KATY PERRY SUFFERS FROM DEPRESSION AFTER BAD ALBUM REVIEWS

Perry bounces back after a wave of situational depression after receiving widespread criticism for her latest album. The “I kissed a girl” songstress explained how, after releasing her Witness album in 2017, she was shaken by the underwhelming reviews surrounding the music she takes great pride in. “I have had bouts of situational depression and my heart was broken…..