Every year on 10th of October, The World Health Organization joins in celebrating the World Mental Health Day.

The day is celebrated at the initiative of the World Federation of Mental Health and WHO supports this initiative through raising awareness on mental health issues using its strong relationships with the Ministries of health and civil society organizations across the globe.

England Rugby League captain Kevin Sinfield wearing the State of Mind tee-shirt whilst warming up before a recent Super League game and waiting to lead England into the Rugby League World |Cup beginning in Cardiff on October 26th www.rlwc2013.com/
Sinfield Round 25 2013

WHO also develops technical and communication material and provides technical assistance to the countries for advocacy campaigns around the World Mental Health Day.

The theme of World Mental Health Day in 2013 is “Mental health and older adults”.

How are you celebrating today?