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The seminar was aimed at capacitating students on mental illnesses and emphasized on the importance of mental wellness for all to maintain a healthy state of mind. This forum presented an opportunity to discuss ways of reducing barriers to mental health access and address misconceptions surrounding the matter. Moreover, the seminar encouraged the students to connect with internal and external counsellors.

In attendance was mental health experts and activists including the fitness and wellness coach, Ms Agatha Atlholang, ABSA Africa representative, Ms Kushatha Chilisa, Royal Assemblies Pastor, Prophet B.F Ramogapi and Botswana Substance Abuse Support Network (BOSASNET).