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World Mental Health Day: Mental Health and Older Adults

Thursday, October 10th, 2013

t2013 Mental Health Humor Depression is common in old age balloons Chato Stewart cartoon

Depression is common in old age balloons


World Mental Health Day: Depression
I blog for World Mental Health DayEvery year on the 10th of October,* The World Health Organization joins in celebrating World Mental Health Day.  Here at Psych Central we are (as a network) participating our 3rd Annual World Mental Health Day .  This year World Mental Health Day: Mental Health and Older Adults.

In my Mental Health Humor Cartoon, I tackle psychological disorders of depression and fear of balloons in older adults.  First here are the facts:

“Depression is common in old age. According to the Institute of Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) 2010 data, the Disability

Blog Action Day 2010 – WATER

Friday, October 15th, 2010

Mental Health Humor 2010 BLOG ACTION DAY WATER clipart image

Today my blog is taking part in a world wide awareness campaign that includes over 10,000 bloggers all writing about one subject… Water!

Blog Action Day is an annual event that unites the world’s bloggers in posting about the same issue on a single day – October 15.

Last year, more than 13,000 bloggers participated from 152 countries. Our aim is to raise awareness and trigger a global discussion about an important issue that impacts people around the world.


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