Tag Archives: Hope

21Nov/16

The Gbm Foundation Produces A Teacher’s Handbook of Epilepsy for Schools

The Gbm Foundation seeks to step up its efforts to bring epilepsy out of the shadows. Epilepsy is one of the most common neurological conditions with approximately 70 million people affected worldwide.Read More…

01Sep/16

The Gbm Country Director Gets a First Hand Grip of the State of Mental Health in Cameroon

It is one thing to read and to write about something, it is another thing to talk about it, and it is yet another thing to witness the reality on the ground.Read More…

17Nov/15

A Most Laudable and Commendable initiative by our Youth Ambassador

The above clip is a most laudable and commendable advocacy and sensitzation campaign message by a Gbm-em Youth Ambassador Ms Ronaldine A. Taku. In her brief but poignant message, she dispels someRead More…

12Oct/15

A Gbm Solidarity Walk to bring Epilepsy out of the Shadows

Join us Let’s Walk to Bring Epilepsy out of the Shadows: The Gbm-em Foundation is organizing it’s maiden Solidarity Walk on the 31st of October 2015 under the theme: Let’s Bring EpilepsyRead More…

06Oct/15

The Gbm-em Foundation organizes a roundtable discussion on Dignity in Mental Health

This was a radio campaign on World Brain Day under the theme Epilepsy Let’s really talk about Dignity in Mental Health!!! This is what the Gbm-em Foundation has invited stakeholders from theRead More…

02Jun/15

Role of the neurologist in the psychiatric management of patients with epilepsy

Hello world, this week we continue our advocacy for patients suffering from epilepsy and or mental health disorders, by looking at the role can play in the management of such epileptics. LastRead More…

29May/15

The Relationship between Epilepsy and Mental illness

Today, the Gbm Foundation for Epilepsy and Mental Wellbeing wants to look at some research and statistics which point to a relationship between epilepsy and mental illness. We draw our content fromRead More…

12May/15

Mental Health is Mental Wealth: Lets dare2talk about it

Mental Health and Mental Wealth are surely two different words. The First one according to Wikipedia, is defined as follows: Mental health is a level of psychologicalwell-being, or an absence of aRead More…

11May/15

Mental Health Awareness: A Silent Crisis in Africa

Hello World, this is our second week of outreach and advocacy through our blog, and we want to keep the steam up as we contribute to raise awareness of mental health. LastRead More…