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Online dating in 2030

What will online dating be like in 2030? By Brtiiany Levine Beckman from Mashable In our Love App-tually series, Mashable shines a light into the foggy world of online dating. It is cuffing season after all. Digital courtship exploded with the rise…

Mental Health Caribbean to hold meet and greet with its new Statia manager

From The Daily Herald St Maarten ST. EUSTATIUS–In relation to the early retirement of Kenneth Cuvalay from July 1, 2017, his successor Jacco Vaders will be assuming responsibility for and authority over Mental Health Caribbean (MHC). After June 30, Vaders…

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Cayman Islands: World Mental Health Day

Statement on World Mental Health Day 10 October, 2016: ‘Psychological First Aid’ 10 October was World Mental Health Day. This year’s theme, selected by the World Federation for Mental Health (the “WFMH”), is ‘Psychological First Aid’. Psychological first aid is…

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Mental health legislation training begins

The Mental Health Commission (MHC) was established in legislation under the Mental Health Law, 2013. One of the roles of the MHC is to “oversee and deliver mental health training and sensitization sessions for prison officers, constables and any other…

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The Editor Speaks: Another report from another committee

I have highlighted the problem the Cayman Islands have with mental health in an Editorial I wrote on June 8 “Mental health issues to be discussed at healthcare conference” at: I lamented then the Minister of Health, Osbourne Bodden’s…

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Meeting with Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) Consultant

Ms Devora Kestel, PAHO/WHO, Mental Health Regional Advisor, arrived in the Cayman Islands on Monday, 14th July, to assist the Mental Health Commission (MHC) with the World Health Organization Assessment Instrument for Mental Health Systems (WHO-AIMS) survey. The meeting was…