Antequera, committed to emotional well-being
‘Strategies to promote emotional well-being’, That is the title of the day that the Northern Health Area of Málaga-Antequera has been held in Archidona in collaboration with the town council, and whose presentation has been in charge of the manager of the Health Area, Belén Jiménez, and the mayoress of the municipality, Mercedes Montero.
This activity, which forms part of the strategy that the Health Area carries out continuously to promote the health of the population in an integral way, has been developed in the Dr. Ricardo Conejo Ramilo library, in Archidona, and has had presentations by different professionals from the Health Area. The presentations have focused on those specific actions that we can implement to have good mental health and emotional management. A) Yes, topics such as the balance between the different personal areas have been addressed (work, social, personal, etc.), emotional intelligence, physical activity, or healthy personal relationships.
In recent years, this type of health education interventions, carried out directly with the target population, They have become a fundamental instrument for modifying and promoting healthy lifestyles, which allow the prominence and control over health to be placed on the person himself and not so much on the different health resources. As Belén Jiménez pointed out at the opening of the conference, there is a clear determination to continue this line of collaboration with the different municipalities of the region.