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Committed to pushing mental health agenda forward

Sunday, 29 November 2020
By The Star

 

KUALA LUMPUR: The Princess Diaries, in reality, is much more ordinary and far removed from Hollywood.

Tengku Puteri Raja Tengku Puteri Iman Afzan Al-Sultan Abdullah keeps a diary but it is one that is packed with a work schedule related to her mission on promoting mental health.The princess is the international patron for World Mental Health Day.

(Her appointment in September was recommended by the World Federation for Mental Health and acknowledged by the World Health Organisation and other United Nations agencies.)

She said she wanted to raise awareness among Malaysians to break the stigma associated with mental health issues and illness.

And that included giving full support to those who are suffering from these problems, she said.

 

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