Depression Lets Talk

This was a Girls Education Initiative of Ghana and Global Shapers – Kumasi Hub initiative. Depression let’s talk was a talk show that provided education on depression, it’s challenges, management and how the informed can also help others.

The show was held on Saturday 29th July 2017.  Speaking at the event were Mrs. Victoria De-Graft Adjei (MSC, MED) from Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) and Ms. Akua Afriyie Addae a clinical psychologist from KNUST.

The speakers emphasized the importance of the mental health among individual, especially young adults. Attention was drawn to how depression can affect the soundness of mind people as well as the signs for early detection. The speakers also shed light on the available management measures and how one can avoid or recover completely from depression.