Mental Health

Almost half of working Australians say they need mental health support

Morneau Shepell's Mental Health Index™ for October continues to trend well below the pre-pandemic benchmark with a decline in work productivity MELBOURNE, Nov. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Morneau Shepell, a leading provider of total wellbeing, mental health and digital mental health services, today ...

2020-11-12 22:34 680

More than one third of Australian employees are less motivated at work than before the pandemic

Morneau Shepell's Mental Health Index™ rises slightly in September MELBOURNE, Oct. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Morneau Shepell, a leading provider of total wellbeing, mental health and digital mental health services, today released its monthly Mental Health Index™ report, making September the sixth ...

2020-10-14 05:00 934

US researchers seeking 6,000+ participants for world's largest eating disorders genetics study

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Oct. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- University of North Carolina ( UNC) researchers are seeking more than 6,000 participants aged 18 years and over, with first-hand experience of eating disorders to enroll in the world's largest ever genetic research study into three complex, devastat...

2020-10-13 17:10 902

Alcohol Detection Anklets Showing Promise in NZ

With COVID-19, Incidents of Alcohol Abuse Reportedly on the Rise AUCKLAND, New Zealand, Sept. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alcohol Detection Anklets (ADA) are garnering a lot of attention in New Zealand and Australia for helping alcohol-involved clients refrain from drinking. The anklets use transde...

2020-09-22 04:24 1493

The Brain Protection Company Awarded $1M Research Grant To Pursue Novel Approach To Treat Alzheimer's Disease

SYDNEY, Aug. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Brain Protection Company Pty Ltd, a privately-held medical device company developing novel therapies and diagnostics for Alzheimer's disease, today announced it has been awarded aUS$1 million grant from the Part the Cloud – Bill Gates Partnership Grant Pr...

2020-08-25 13:31 1354

COVID-19 and heightened attention to racism affect Australian workers' mental health and relationships

Morneau Shepell's Mental Health Index™ remains steady in July at 12 points below the pre-pandemic benchmark of 75  MELBOURNE, Australia, Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Morneau Shepell, a leading provider of total wellbeing, mental health and digital mental health services, today released its month...

2020-08-05 06:00 1302

CKGSB Survey Finds Key Details on Employee Mental Health during COVID-19 Lockdown

BEIJING, July 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Individual psychological resilience has a strong bearing on corporate resilience. The CKGSB Leadership and Motivation Research Center, led byDr. Zhang Xiaomeng , Associate Professor of Organizational Beh...

2020-07-31 21:02 3053

Australians concerned about return to pre-pandemic life and economy

Morneau Shepell's Mental Health Index™ improves slightly for June with a 12-point decline from the pre-pandemic benchmark of 75 MELBOURNE, Australia, July 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Morneau Shepell, a leading provider of total wellbeing, mental health and digital mental health services, today relea...

2020-07-06 06:00 783

Mental health scores drop among Australians experiencing reduced salaries and recent job loss

Morneau Shepell's Mental Health Index™ reveals most industry segments slightly improving from April; wholesale trade and administrative and support service workers see their mental health decline MELBOURNE, Australia, June 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Morneau Shepell, a leader in integrated HR soluti...

2020-06-03 06:00 795

icometrix launches its icompanion platform for people with multiple sclerosis

LEUVEN, Belgium and CHICAGO, June 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- icometrix, the world leader to extract clinically meaningful data from brain scans, is proud to have launched the icompanion platform and phone application for people with multiple sclerosis on World MS Day!  icompanion is a medical device...

2020-06-02 15:00 1004

icometrix launches its icompanion platform for people with multiple sclerosis

LEUVEN, Belgium and CHICAGO, June 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- icometrix, the world leader to extract clinically meaningful data from brain scans, is proud to have launched the icompanion platform and phone application for people with multiple sclerosis on World MS Day!  icompanion is a medical device...

2020-06-02 08:00 1107

Mental health concerns skyrocket, 81 per cent of Australians report negative impact from the pandemic

Women, the recently unemployed and younger age groups report the highest stress levels, according toMorneau Shepell's Mental Health Index MELBOURNE, Australia, May 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Morneau Shepell, a leader in integrated HR solutions, announced today that Australians are experiencing uniq...

2020-05-04 08:45 919

Jolly Good and National Center for Cognitive Behavior Therapy and Research Enter Clinical Trial Collaboration for VR Therapeutics

TOKYO, April 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Jolly Good Inc. (hereinafter "Jolly Good") and the National Center for Cognitive Behavior Therapy and Research (hereinafter "NCCBTR") announced that they have entered into a clinical trial collaboration agreement directed toward the development of digital heal...

2020-04-02 16:00 733

The First Asia Pacific Psychiatry Symposium Takes Place

SHANGHAI, Sept. 3, 2019 The first-ever Asia Pacific Psychiatric Conference hosted by the Luye Pharma Group recently took place inNanjing. Dozens of psychiatrists and experts from 8 countries and regions includingChina, Korea, Malaysia, and Thailand gathered at the conference to hold discussions o...

2019-09-03 13:11 1684

Spectrum Therapeutics partners with Canadian Mental Health Association's Not Myself Today® initiative

SMITHS FALLS, Ontario and TORONTO, July 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Spectrum Therapeutics ("Spectrum"), the medical division of Canopy Growth Corporation (TSX: WEED) (NYSE: CGC) (the "Company" or "Canopy Growth") is pleased to announce a partnership with the Canadian Mental Health Association ("CMHA...

2019-07-10 20:00 7569

APRINOIA Therapeutics Awarded Grant from The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research

TAIPEI, , May 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- APRINOIA Therapeutics, a clinical-stage biotechnology company with a pipeline of therapeutics and imaging diagnostics for neurodegenerative diseases, announces today that it has been awarded a research grant from The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson'...

2019-05-23 20:00 2221

Cosmic JUJU, The Social Media Platform for Mental Health & Wellness, Launches on iOS & Android

This all-new Android & iOS application promotes universal mental health and wellness practices through social engagement and sharing ADA, Michigan, April 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Cosmic JUJU, the all-new mental health and wellness social media app, launches today with full public release. This l...

2019-04-25 21:00 609

Specialisterne Foundation and Brunel Enable Autistic People to Join the Workforce

AMSTERDAM and BALLERUP, Denmark, April 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Summary: * Brunel and Specialisterne Foundation established a global partnership. * Goal of the partnership is to collaborate for the inclusion of autistic and neurodiverse people in the labour market. * Specialisterne Foundat...

2019-04-25 09:00 1074

Demands for BPU Holdings Shares Grow as Stakeholders Hit 6,000 Mark

* BPU Holdings, an Artificial Emotional Intelligence Company Has Surpassed a 6,000 Shareholder Benchmark in the New Year SEOUL, South Korea, Feb. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Pioneer of Artificial Emotional Intelligence (AEI), BPU Holdings (BPU) had another successful year as the demand for its sha...

2019-02-18 22:00 455

Luye Pharma Well Positioned for CNS Market with the Approval of A New Indication for Seroquel XR in China

SHANGHAI, July 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Luye Pharma Group has announced that its Central Nervous System (CNS) drug, Seroquel XR (Quetiapine Fumarate XR), has received approval from the official Chinese medical authorities for a new indication in the treatment of depression arising from bipolar di...

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