Mantra Supports Mental Health Awareness
Posted: by Sinade Wednesday, 19 April 2023 @ 11:25
When is Mental Health Awareness Week 2023?
both Mental Health Awareness Week (15th - 21st May), and Maternal Mental Health Week (1st - 7th May) take place – both intended to draw attention to challenges around mental
The organisations behind these two important awareness weeks have
given a lot of thought to the theme and focus for this year.
What is the 2023 theme for Mental Health Awareness Week
The Mental Health Foundation’s theme for 2023 is anxiety.
Anxiety is a normal emotion, caused by lots of things in our every
day lives, such as exam pressure, work, the cost of living or just a big life
event. The feeling can get out of control and become a mental health problem.
In a recent study they found ¼ of adults said their anxiety stopped them
from doing something. Anxiety can be made easier to manager, which is why it is
so important to increase our awareness and understanding of anxiety. Whilst encouraging
society to keep the improvement of mental health as a key priority .
Mindfulness can be a helpful tool to help cope with anxiety. As it
encourages you to be in the moment and help you manage your thoughts.
Find all our mantras that support
You can find more information about this year’s Mental Health Awareness
Join the conversation on social media using
#ToHelpMyAnxiety and #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek
What is the theme for Maternal Mental Health Awareness Week?
Maternal Mental Health Awareness Week is organised by the Perinatal Mental Health Partnership. This year their theme is ‘Together in a changing
Their focus is on raising awareness of the illnesses that can occur
during the perinatal period whilst shining a spotlight on the services and
support available to help.
The week long campaign has a different focus each day. You can read more about them here.
Find all our mantras to encourage mums here
Join the conversation
on social media using #togetherinachangingworld, #mmhaw23 and #maternalMHmatters.
How are Mantra supporting mental health awareness?
During the last few years particularly, we know the toll on
people’s mental health has been incredible. Here at Mantra, we want to continue
to support MIND, the mental health charity, with all their work to raise
awareness of, and remove the stigma around, mental health issues.
This year we are donating 15%* of our sales during ‘Mental Health Awareness Week’
to this incredible charity.
So, choose a mantra to support your loved one; or treat yourself
to a mantra or empowerment and help us to change lives.
*15% of all sales online from Monday 15th May to Sunday 21st May 2023, will be donated to MIND.