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Feb 08, 2017
Delhi's Asha Kiran Home: As crimes against mentally-challenged continue, policy and social intervention requiredThe gross human rights violations taking place in mental institutions across the country, mostly towards women patients, need immediate intervention both at social as well as a policy level
Dec 31, 2016
Jaggi Vasudev on notebandi, nationalism and why he stands behind Narendra ModiSadhguru Jaggi Vasudev is known for speaking his mind on a wide range of issues. That's just what he did in this interview with Firstpost, holding forth on everything from spiritual wellbeing, to nationalism, and the government's demonetisation drive.
Dec 28, 2016
Remembering Carrie Fisher: Can we look beyond Princess Leia's hair buns and gold bikini?She might have been Princess Leia on film, but off it, Carrie Fisher was a real queen.
Dec 03, 2016
Dear Zindagi from a therapist's perspective: Gauri Shinde's film does much for mental healthNeedless to say, Gauri Shinde’s Dear Zindagi does much for mental health. A mainstream Hindi movie describing the key stages in psychotherapy, in a relatively non-clichéd manner, is novel and necessary in today’s mental health dialogue.
Nov 30, 2016
Sex and Sexability: A stand-up comedy show aims to start conversations around disability, sexualitySex and Sexability will star Aditi Mittal and four stand-up comedians who will bust myths and taboos around disability and sexuality. Watch their video interview here:
Nov 22, 2016
Sexist men, playboys most likely to have mental health problems: StudyA new study has linked sexist and misogynist behaviour among men with mental health problems including depression and substance abuse
Nov 15, 2016
Winter Session is coming: Demonetisation apart, what else to expect from ParliamentHere's what to expect from the Winter Session of the Parliament, apart from heated debates on demonetisation.
Oct 16, 2016
Death is not the answer: Psychiatrist Anjali Chhabria on reducing the stigma around suicideA new book by renowned psychiatrist Dr Anjali Chhabria attempts to reduce the stigma around suicide, and provides guidelines on how to help someone who is at risk
Oct 13, 2016
India struggling to integrate mentally ill into society, says studyA mental health integration index for the Asia-Pacific region has ranked India a low 11th among 15 listed countries for their commitment to integrating people with mental illness into the respective communities.
Oct 11, 2016
Mental Health Care Bill prevents discrimination on the basis of sexuality, unlike Section 377If the nation causes duress with an inhuman, unscientific and insensitive law that is detrimental to mental health through Section 377, and then it offers the same people access to mental health without discrimination under clause 21(1)(a) of the new Mental Health Care Bill