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Mental Health Theory

Neurocognitive disorders (ICD-11)

Neurocognitive disorders are characterised by primary clinical deficits in cognitive functioning that are acquired rather than developmental. This means that it is a change in behaviour rather than something that the person has always had or exhibited; it is noticed through a decline from a previously attained level of functioning or ability. Previously, it was […]

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World Health Organisation (WHO)

The World Health Organisation (WHO) is an international specialised agency of the United Nations whose purpose is to help people globally to attain the highest levels of health possible. The World Health Organisation works with over 194 states around the world to ensure positive and informed healthcare access for all. They work to improve health […]

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Mental Health Day

When is Mental Health Day? Mental Health Day is a mental health event held on the 10th of October every year. The day is recognised at an international level by the World Health Organisation, an international organisation working to improve global health along with other mental health organisations. The purpose of the day is to […]