Students have been participating in a hybrid model of teaching by spending more time at home than at university, and this has a deteriorating effect on their mental health and support they have access to. (more…)
A student society at Wits has partnered with the iThemba foundation to raise awareness for mental health among medical professionals and health sciences students.
From navigating personal mental issues to helping destigmatise and claim ownership of one’s mental health: Meet this week’s cool kid, Mbali Shongwe, activist and founder of the youth–led nonprofit, Mindful(l) Organisation.
The Wits Paediatric Fund’s new resource app aims to help healthcare workers navigate the stresses, anxiety and uncertainty of the Covid-19 pandemic (more…)