In celebration of the Mental Health Month, the Universidad de Manila held a symposium last October 15, 2018 at the UDM Palma Hall. Ms. Jerika Ejercito Estrada, an advocate of women’s rights and mental health and the current Program Director of “ILAW ( Initiatives for Life and Actions of Women) ng Maynila”, is the guest speaker and panelist.

The students, faculty and administrative personnel, together with the guest panelist, had an interactive discussion and lively exchange of views on the importance of mental health assessment, intervention and care.