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Entrepreneur and businesswoman offers help on issues pertaining to mental health

Entrepreneur and businesswoman offers help on issues pertaining to mental health

Entrepreneur and businesswoman, Beauty Boois says the way you think, feel and behave in your daily live is all affected by your mental health.

Boois is a Clinical Psychologist who founded BB Boois Psychology Practice in 2017 this week said that mental health refers to the holistic well-being of your psychological, emotional and social state of being.

She explained that when people experience mental health problems, it could affect the mood, thinking and behavior of a person.

“Mental health problems are caused by or triggered by various issues such as genes or brain chemistry, traumatic life experience, abuse, stressful life events or a family history of mental health problems amongst other factors, which can have serious negative impact on one’s wellness but help is available,” she said.

According to her, mental health is an imperative aspect of the various stages of life, from childhood and adolescence all the way through to adulthood and old age.

Her practice is registered with the Ministry of Health and Social Services and is also registered with Namibia Medical Aids Fund and adheres to prescribed tariff rates for those with medical aid as well as offers services to private clients.

Currently BB Boois Psychology Practices offers and keep abreast her audience on the various topics relating to mental health, psychology and wellness on social media sites like Facebook and Twitter.


 

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Mandisa Rasmeni

Mandisa Rasmeni has worked as reporter at the Economist for the past five years, first on the entertainment beat but now focussing more on community, social and health reporting. She a born writer and is working on her degree in Journalism at the Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST). She believes education is the greatest equalizer. She is the epitome of perseverance, having started as the newspaper's receptionist in 2013.