Right after her undergraduate studies she did her masters (MBA) in a very good UK university, graduated with distinction, and landed a job at a well-recognized bank. She had always admired banking as a job, and in this century anyone in the banking field is seen as lucky. She dreamed of being the best CEO... Continue Reading →
So as most of you guys may know I have decided to be a mental health advocate. Mainly because I have so many mental health issues you can’t imagine. The reason I’m writing this blog is that my story will either motivate some to rethink their decision to kill themselves, or to actually go ahead... Continue Reading →
(CASE STUDY OF KOMFO ANOKYE TEACHING HOSPITAL ) Mental health is a subject that is least discussed in the country, despite the fact that about 60 to 70% of Ghanaians have mental illnesses, be it diagnosed or UN-diagnosed. So let me start this way, a friend of mine decided to take a sabbatical leave, not... Continue Reading →
26/07/2019. I was given the opportunity to create awareness on stress and the need to deploy measures to optimize their stress levels- by visiting Shalom Baptist Church.
A church filled with energetic and committed young individuals, I found myself leading a song and clapping to the tune of good praise songs, when I had made an entrance with the intention of delivering a well rehearsed presentation.
The head of the church? A Spirit- filled gentleman; Pastor Ernest Appiah. Thanks for pushing me up the podium to help people better their mental health and protect their mental space.
Because this was my first time to the place, I made a Queens move by exploring the area of Fawode, a suburb of Kumasi, before I entered the church.
With this blog post, I intend to educate my readers and liven their tastebuds on the need to adopt an unladen lifestyle which feeds…
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