Selected students to study mental health, undergo empathy training

June 11, 2022, 16:39 MYT By FMT Reporters PETALING JAYA: Students in selected secondary schools and universities in the country will be trained in mental health, thanks to a programme conducted by Yayasan TM and the Green Ribbon Group (GRG). Those participating will study mental health and undergo empathy training. They will then be in […]

Kesihatan mental tanggungjawab bersama

June 9, 2022, 15:15 MYT By SITI A’ISYAH SUKAIMI PUTRAJAYA – Kesihatan mental bukan hanya diserahkan sepenuhnya tanggungjawab tersebut kepada pihak profesional semata-mata malah, masyarakat juga seharusnya turut bersama dalam hal berkenaan. Tengku Puteri Raja, Tengku Puteri Iman Afzan Al-Sultan Abdullah berkata, untuk memberikan bantuan kepada mereka yang memerlukan, seseorang itu tidak perlu menjadi individu […]

Pandemic hurting university students’ mental health

June 9, 2022, 18:21 MYT By Kalbana Perimbanayagam PUTRAJAYA: The Covid-19 outbreak has affected many people, including students, according to Professor Mushtak Al-Atabi, Provost and Chief Executive Officer of Heriot-Watt University Malaysia. In addition to limiting freedom, causing apprehension about job losses, separation from others, and worry about diseases, pandemics are natural catalysts for depression […]

Heriot-Watt University Malaysia and Green Ribbon Group Sign Memorandum of Understanding to Promote Positive Mental Health Among Youth

June 10, 2022, 09:43 MYT Malaysiakini Mental health issues are on the rise and will require early intervention. In view of this, Heriot-Watt University Malaysia (“HWUM” or the “University”) and the Green Ribbon Group (“GRG”) are joining forces to empower youth to promote positive mental health. The two partners signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) […]

Tengku Puteri Iman Afzan graces ‘GREAT’ training event

Januari 9, 2022, 17:24 MYT Bernama KUALA LUMPUR: Tengku Puteri Raja Tengku Puteri Iman Afzan, the eldest daughter of Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah today attended The Green Ribbon Effective Agent Training (GREAT) advocacy training programme at the University of Malaya Alumni Association building here. The GREAT project is a two-day […]

Tengku Puteri Iman Afzan appointed UN World Federation Mental Health representative

December 11, 2021, 8:02pm Bernama KUALA LUMPUR: The Yang di-Pertuan Agong’s eldest princess Tengku Puteri Raja Tengku Puteri Iman Afzan Al-Sultan Abdullah was appointed as World Federation for Mental Health representative to the United Nations. Tengku Puteri Iman Afzan’s appointment will underline Malaysia’s efforts towards raising awareness on mental health, its treatment and policy challenges. […]

Mall provides safe space for mental health awareness

Friday, 26 Nov 2021 Meng Yew Choong THE last thing one would expect when stepping into a shopping centre is to find a retail space that is dedicated to promoting awareness about mental health. This is what is being done now at Suria KLCC, which is taking things one notch further when it comes to […]

A space for mental wellness

November 18, 2021, 8:00am By Meera Murugesan THE Covid-19 pandemic has had a major impact on mental health. Building upon World Mental Health Month in Oct, the Suria KLCC Group of malls will be shedding light on how people can manage their psychological well-being in simple yet holistic ways. To achieve its aims, Suria KLCC is […]

The Green Ribbon Group launches ‘A Conversation on Suicide’

Monday, 16 August 2021 By Bernie Yeo THE recent hike in the reported cases of suicide in Malaysia has sent alarm signals across the country, and it becomes clear that a big part of the COVID-19 pandemic is a mental health crisis, said the Green Ribbon Group. “As a group of four women who are […]