Interviews

At a media sensitisation session for mental health resource on April 11th 2022, Minister of Health Terrance Deyalsingh emphasized the need to treat mental health like other health conditions. He noted that while there is still a stigma that surrounds seeking support for mental health,...

At the launch of the ministry’s mental health website, FindCareTT, on Monday at the San Fernando Teaching Hospital, health Minister Terrence Deyalsingh speaks about the impact of the covid19 pandemic had an immense impact on citizens. He stresses the urgent need for a robust mental-health...

At the outset of the pandemic, the Ministry of Health recognized the need to boost this country’s Mental Health and Psycho-Social Support Services. READ FULL ARTICLE HERE  ...

On Monday the Ministry Launched the FindcareTT Stakeholder Engagement event at the San Fernando Teaching Hospital. Where Health Minister Terrence Deyalsingh spoke on the need for more effort to be placed on Mental health issues. Our director of Mindwise Project, Maria O’Brien, the developer of the...

EVERY September when the world observes suicide prevention awareness month, Maria Divina O’Brien relives the horror of losing her close friend, Michael, to suicide. “My body tenses up, my mind gets distracted and the trauma of discovering the body of someone I loved, lost to suicide,...

Our very own Arnaldo James was interviewed by Nikolai Edwards from WESN Capital on their AM PRIME Show on August 4th 2021. Mr James shared information about the work we are doing here at Mindwise during the pandemic and why our platform Findcarett.com is important....

As a UN Civil Society Partner, Mindwise was interviewed by the United Nations Information Centre for the Caribbean Area, hosted by the amazing Lindy-Ann Edwards-Alleyne. Director Maria O'Brien got the opportunity to share her views as a UN Civil Society Partner on what we are doing...

ABOUT THE SERIES Mindwise Project launched the video series Building Sustainable Minds with the support of the United Nations in 2017. The series features local leaders in mental health who provide insight on matters of mental health relevant and contextual to local communities. These leaders explore...