Mental Wellness Initiative Resources

Mental Wellness Initiative Whitepaper

The world is suffering from a mental wellness crisis: Roughly one billion people suffer from anxiety, and one in four people experience mental disorders. This new report from the Global Wellness Institute’s Mental Wellness Initiative answers this need for more evidence-based pathways to mental wellbeing. Download whitepaper HERE.

You can also order a hard copy in full color for $24.22 or in black and white for $5.06.

2021

Mental Wellness Article Series
2021 – JWB’s New Groundbreaking Report: Move Your Mental Health
By: John W. Brick Mental Health Foundation

2020

Mental Wellness Article Series

2020 – Keynote lecture on Mental Wellness September 2020
By: Spa China

2020 – Mental Wellness feature article, Summit issue September 2020
By: Spa China Magazine

2020 – Chapter on Wellbeing & Mental Wellness published August 2020
By: Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Global Public Health

2020 – Wellness in Coronavirus Times: Real Strategies and Mental Health Best Practices for Coping With the World in Duress Embracing Houston’s Best Time of Year — Even in a Pandemic
By: Alina Hernandez

2020 – Wellness At Home: Professor Gerard Bodeker On Managing Digital Wellbeing, Stress & Tension At Home
By: Rebecca Cairns, Compare Retreats Magazine

2020 – Pathways to Immunity and Mental Wellness
By: SpaChina


2020

Mental Wellness Video Series

2020 Spa China, Mental Wellness Initiative video.
Watch Video HERE


2020

Mental Wellness Interview Series

Parin Siddhartha Ravichanthiran, Oxford student tells Dr Gerry Bodeker of the Global Wellness Institute about the support available for students both financial and pastoral, at this time of MCOs.
Watch Interview HERE

Azrin, from the Oxford University Malaysia Club Interviews Dr Gerry Bodeker about Youth Action for Mental Wellness.
Watch Interview HERE


Global Wellness Summit 2018

Mental Wellness: Pathways, Evidence and Horizons; Many Roads to the Mountaintop
Prof. Gerry Bodeker, PhD,
chair, Mental Wellness Initiative, GWI & Green Templeton College, University of Oxford, UK
Watch Presentation HERE

Taking the Mental Wellness Message to the Wider Public
Panel moderated by Prof. Gerry Bodeker, PhD, chair, Mental Wellness Initiative, GWI & Green Templeton College, University of Oxford, UK
Panelists:
Debra Benovitz, SVP, global consumer insights, Weight Watchers International, Inc., US
Niamh O’Connell, VP, guest experience & wellness, Rosewood Hotel Group, Hong Kong
Sergio Pecorelli, MD, PhD, professor, University of Brescia, Italy
Bob Roth, CEO, David Lynch Foundation, US
Watch Panel HERE

Global Wellness Summit 2017

Mental Wellness: Many Roads to the Mountaintop
Prof. Gerry Bodeker, PhD, Green Templeton College, University of Oxford, United Kingdom; & Dept. of Epidemiology, Columbia University, New York, United States. Public Health Academic & Clinical Psychologist
Interviewed by Susie Ellis, CEO and Chairman, Global Wellness Summit, October 2017
Watch Interview HERE


Global Wellness Summit 2016 General Session: Q & A

Mental Wellness: the Far Horizons
Prof. Gerry Bodeker, PhD, Green Templeton College, University of Oxford, United Kingdom; & Dept. of Epidemiology, Columbia University, New York,  United States.  Public Health Academic & Clinical Psychologist
Interviewed by Susie Ellis, CEO and Chairman, Global Wellness Summit, October 2016
Watch Session HERE


Interviews with Governmental Representatives

Wellness Leaders
H.E. Mr. Jigmi Thinley, former Prime Minister of Bhutan
Interviewed by Prof. Gerry Bodeker, PhD, May 2016
Watch Interview HERE


2017 Briefing Paper
The briefing paper is a snapshots of this industry sector including valuable information on latest trends, challenges and initiative accomplishments. Read full paper HERE.


The Global Wellness Institute serves as an umbrella organization for numerous Initiatives, that are independently chaired and run. The resources, editorial, research and opinions presented by the Initiatives do not necessarily reflect the opinions of the Global Wellness Institute.