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April 23 Has Been Declared the World Infant, Child and Adolescent Mental Health Day (WICAMHD) by the World’s Leading Psychiatric Organizations for Child and Adolescence

April 23 Has Been Declared the World Infant, Child and Adolescent Mental Health Day (WICAMHD) by the World’s Leading Psychiatric Organizations for Child and Adolescence

SINGAPORE, May 17 (Korea Bizwire) – Research has shown that most mental disorders develop in childhood and adolescence (before the age of 25), and one-quarter of number of years lost to disability or illness for mental and substance use disorders occur in youths. Recognising the urgency to address this burgeoning issue and to galvanise the global [...]

S. Korea to Enforce Law to Prevent Leaving Kids Alone Aboard School Buses

S. Korea to Enforce Law to Prevent Leaving Kids Alone Aboard School Buses

SEOUL, Apr. 15 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea will implement a law this week aimed at requiring operators of day care centers and kindergartens to install devices that prevent children from dying or suffering harm after being left alone aboard school buses, the Korean National Police Agency said Monday. Under the revised law concerning roads [...]