Within the framework of cycle of videoconferences called “Let’s Talk about Rights” carried out by the Ministry of Government and Justice of the Province, through the Undersecretary of Human Rights, this coming October 27 at 4:00 p.m. one will be held new virtual talk “Mental health and well-being, a global priority”, slogan chosen by the World Health Organization (WHO), and will be in charge of the renowned Argentine neurologist, Facundo Manes.
The Undersecretariat’s work team stated that “this meeting has the purpose of making this problem visible, talking and accompanying each other, understanding that mental health is just as important as physical health.”
“We are at a time when our daily lives were significantly altered as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. From going to work with the fear of contagion and taking it home to students who had to adapt to distance classes, with little contact with teachers and colleagues; also anxiety about the future for everyone and especially for workers, whose livelihoods are threatened, ”they continued.
“Also for fragile humanitarian settings with very little protection against COVID-19; and for people with mental health conditions, many of whom are even more socially isolated than before and those who have had to lose a loved one, pain management and sometimes without being able to say goodbye “, they added.
To participate in the meeting they must make an inscription through the link available on the Facebook of the Undersecretary / Undersecretary of Human Rights Chubut and / or contact WhatsApp 2804868302 for more information.