Mental stigma of suicide

Youth Champs for Mental Health advocate Regina Rakacikaci and president Lionel Rogers (right) in Suva. The group have been quite vocal on issues on mental health in the country. Picture: SUPPLIED

A MISSING button, a bruised arm, a torn uniform. There is a reason a child is silent and withdrawn. It’s the subtle signs that give it away; no school lunches or long absences from class. John (not his real name) knows all too well the experience. It was the rough childhood that haunted him growing […]

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