University of Nairobi students tackle mental health with TEDx Talk

Portrait of a scared or depressed black woman.

Medical students from the University of Nairobi hosted a TEDx talk on mental health in the classroom and workplace in December 2017. The youthful group held the event with psychologists, psychiatrists and medical students present at the event to discuss the dark, taboo topic often ignored in our society.

Capital Campus spoke with invited guests Zawadi Nyong’o and psychologist Grace Kinuthia during the event to shed more light on the importance of demystifying mental health in the community.

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