Story By : Tumelo Sekwele
Thabiso Nkanyane a local event organizer partnered up with a counsellor Nthabiseng Modiga from Mind Your Psyche Counselling to create women empowerment seminar on Saturday at Kgotleng Events centre in Pretoria.
The event was created to uplift women and to encourage them to stand together as one, Modiga was the keynote speaker on the day and, urged guests to feel free and to share the various challenges that they encounter on a daily basis. She further went on to explain the various factors that affect their psychological well-being and why is it important to look after our psychological state
Modiga also explained on how various illnesses affect the society such as stress, depression and, how people react to them. Including the issue of women abuse and how it starts in a relationship and how it affects them.
“ Women tend to blame themselves whenever things go wrong in their lives including in their relationship,” said Modiga.
Topics such as infertility, anger and loss of loved ones, was also discussed.
The host and organizer Nkanyane acknowledged all the people who managed to come and stated that the main objective of this event was to encourage women to stand together so that they can conquer all the challenges their facing in the society