Tag: anxiety

Does mental health really matter in an African home?

“He wasn’t depressed, he was possessed.” I remember years back, reading a story about a young Zimbabwean man who committed suicide. He left a note explaining the depression that he was going through and didn’t know how to deal with. It turned out his parents ignored his plea and told him what he needed was…


KEY THINGS MEN NEED TO KNOW ABOUT DEPRESSION

Our men have been raised to think that their job is to be strong, to never cry, to be a pillar and never fall. If they do fall it is wrong for them to wallow, they need to get up immediately, clean up and get back at it like nothing ever happened. It is a…


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