The Presentation of the Child Jesus Parish (PCJ) Commission on the Family in collaboration with the Pinoy Agape Movement will be holding a free seminar on depression this coming Sunday, March 8.
The PCJ Depression Forum starts at 1:30 p.m. at the PCJ sacred Heart Center in BF Homes, Paranaque City.
The forum will include doctors, experts and people who have direct experience with depression to help sort out facts and fiction about the said mental health issue.
Slots are limited. Interested participants may register via Facebook or at the parish office or contact 09178219602.
The Department of Health has recognized depression as a serious health condition.
In 2019, STAR reported that Philippines has one of the highest cases of depression in Southeast Asia, with 3.3 million Filipinos affected.