Mental Health

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 06:00 547

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 15:00 662

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 08:00 794

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 08:45 781

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 16:00 603

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 1595

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 7504

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 2092

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 21:00 517

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 09:00 955

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 22:00 392

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...

2018-07-22 22:11 762

Autism Partnership to Host Educational Workshops for Parents, Teachers and Healthcare Providers

SINGAPORE, Feb. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Autism Partnership, one of the world's largest Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) service providers for Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), is hosting two educational workshops inSingapore to aid parents, teachers, professional and caregivers in working with ch...

2016-02-18 17:48 1837

The Kinnet's Top 10 Tips for Healthy, Active Ageing

HONG KONG, Jan. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Eating well, staying physically active and keeping socially engaged throughout life offers many benefits especially as we grow older. With the New Year providing opportunities for a fresh start, The Kinnet is pleased to share its top 10 wellness resolution...

2016-01-21 17:18 2573

Autism Partnership Welcomes the Government Funding Support for Special Child Care

HONG KONG, Jan. 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Autism Partnership (AP) is glad to see that the Government has outlined a plan for children with special needs in the 2016 Policy Address where it is stated that services need to be provided to the children as soon as possible and that resources need to be...

2016-01-13 20:59 2247

Money and Self-Pressure are the Leading Major Causes of Stress Internationally

NUREMBERG, Germany, Nov. 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- With the pressure of Christmas shopping already underway, GfK has released findings from a 22-country survey looking at the major causes of stress in people's daily lives. Money, self-pressure and lack of sleep are the top three major causes of s...

2015-11-25 17:30 1538

APF Gathers Top Autism Experts at Conference

HONG KONG, Nov. 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The inaugural Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) Conference, organized by Autism Partnership Foundation (APF), came to a close today with an oversubscribed attendance. More than 300 participants comprising clinicians, healthcare professionals, educators, schol...

2015-11-09 10:38 2144

Sign Against Stroke Task Force Help to Address Medical, Physical, Mental and Financial Needs of People with Atrial Fibrillation with New Health Empowerment Resources

DALLAS, Oct. 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- 700,000 People Worldwide Rally behind Sign Against Stroke Task Force to Call AF Care and Stroke Prevention to be Prioritised on National Health Agendas  On World Stroke Day, the Sign Against Stroke (SAS) in Atrial Fibrillation Task Force introduces the enha...

2015-10-29 20:51 1699

Statement by UNICEF Executive Director Anthony Lake on the Child Migrant and Refugee Crisis in Europe

NEW YORK, Sept. 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- "Heart-breaking images of children's bodies washing up on the shores ofEurope … lying suffocated in the backs of trucks crossing borders … being passed over barbed wire fences by desperate parents. "As the migrant and refugee crisis in Europe deepens, thes...

2015-09-04 19:02 3000

World Mind Matters Day Launches to Achieve Fairness in Mental Healthcare for All

GENEVA, Sept. 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The World Psychiatric Association (WPA) is today launching the first ever 'World Mind Matters Day', a global campaign with the main goal of achieving fairness in mental healthcare for all. The campaign aims to achieve a FAIR DEAL in mental healthcare across...

2015-09-04 08:30 2444
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