Archdiocesan Mental Health Day 2017

Programme Information

Potrait Poster JPEG MediumIn conjunction with this year’s Mental Health Day, the Archdiocesan Mental Health Ministry (AMHM) is organising Archdiocesan Mental Health Day 2017.

This year, we will be having two plenary sessions as well as a variety of hands-on workshops that have been customized for each age group and made available in four main languages. Sessions are opened to children, youths, adults, couples, and seniors from within and beyond the Catholic community. 

The details of the event are as follow:

Archdiocesan Mental Health Day 2017

Pain is Real, But So is Hope

Date: 14th October 2017 (Saturday)
Time: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Church of St Ignatius, Petaling Jaya, 2 Jalan SS 25/23, Taman Plaza, Petaling Jaya, Selangor.

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Archdiocesan Social Comm Ministry would like parishioners to benefit from this year's Mental Health Day 2017 through the webinar series that will be opened up to all through their respective churches.

This will allow interested or all those who could not attend the physical sessions at Church of St Ignatius, to take a visit to your church on 14th October, to follow all the 'plenary sessions' and selected 'workshops (English)' that will be made available through this webinar series.

Following are the sessions that will be made available through the webinar series:

Opening - Welcoming by Archbishop Julian Leow (9:00 am till 9:30 am)

PLENARY 1 (9:30 am till 10:30 am)
How to Deal with Loss & Grief in Everyday Life
by Associate Prof Dr Anasuya Jegathevi

WORKSHOP 1 (11:00 am till 12:30 pm)
Communication Skills - "We don't talk anymore"
by Dr Juliet Matthew

Lunch @ 12:30 pm till 1:30 pm

WORKSHOP 2 (1:30 pm till 3:00 pm)
Managing Confusion in Communication
by Michael Chua

PLENARY 2 (3:15 pm till 4:15 pm)
Being Good Enough: Building Emotional Resilience
by Ms Siew Ju Li

Questions & Answers (4:15 pm till 4:45 pm)

Closing Speech (4:45 pm till 5:00 pm)


Webinar session is made available at following Church - Catholic Mission, Terrengganu 


LIVE Broadcast

Archdiocesan Social Communications Ministry bringing in selective English sessions on the Archdiocesan Mental Health Day 2017 LIVE from Church of St Ignatius, Petaling Jaya.