If ‘prominent’ women speak out, we can tackle mental ill-health

If ‘prominent’ women speak out, we can tackle mental ill-health

Sep 22, 2019 COLUMNS by admin

Over the past couple of weeks, I have encountered experiences that have left me distressed in regard to the state of mental health many of our compatriots, especially women, are nursing.

It is depressing (pun intended) that many women who appear happy and comfortable in their families (read marriage) are carrying heavy mental baggage.

Many are elite women — well-educated with great jobs and big names — and the desire to keep a good family image pushes them to persevere a lot. They tolerate serious issues, including incest and sexual violence, in their homes to look “okay”.

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