Breaking the Barriers: Early Intervention to Mental Health Issues.
Author(s): Lade Hephzibah Olugbemi.
Edition: First (1st).
Publisher: Independently Published.
Type(s): Paperback and Kindle.
“If you don’t know what your barriers are, it’s impossible to figure out how to tear them down.” – John Manning, author of The Disciplined Leader.
This is true about mental health in the community. Barriers to information and understanding have affected people with mental health issues, as well as their friends, work colleagues and family members. This book seeks to shed light on the many factors that causes barriers to preventing mental health problems. It demystifies the various issues surrounding mental health, especially within the Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) communities. It also explores the various factors that trigger mental illness, the role of the media, religion and culture in complicating the barriers.
By reading Breaking The Barriers, you will become more aware of the various issues around mental health, and better equipped to overcoming the barriers.