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Dec 01, 2018
Researchers lift moods of people by stimulating region of the brain under foreheadThe researchers also ran placebo studies on the subjects to ensure it wasn’t a psychosomatic effect.
Sep 03, 2018
Understanding mental illness: Finding a balance between personal well-being and political perspectiveAny social community, movement or struggle must find a balance between personal well-being/survival and political perspective. Otherwise, it risks either burnout/death or being duped by the powers that be.
Aug 23, 2018
Understanding mental illness: How to embrace and drop the 'storylines' we create for our disordersNone of us can escape emotional trauma. This is why it’s so important to wonder about mental illness itself as a ‘thing’ – to identify when to “drop the storyline” and when not to
Jul 25, 2018
As mental healthcare remains inaccessible to most, narrative therapy provides an inclusive approachNarrative therapy puts the therapist and the client on the same level, which allows the client to know that their choices are respected and that a safe space is available to them
Nov 04, 2017
Spending more time on social media platforms may not lead to mental health issues: StudyThe study suggests that how people use social media is more important than the time they spend doing so.
Aug 16, 2017
Researchers develop a smartphone app to monitor mental illness and other chronic conditionsResearchers have developed a smartphone app to help middle-aged and older adults self-manage their mental illness and other chronic conditions.
Jul 11, 2017
In Kashmir, violence casts long shadow on mental healthSince the conflict began in Kashmir, the prevalence of mental health issues has significantly increased
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
Jun 09, 2014
New molecule discovery will help battle depressionA tiny molecule may provide a marker for depression and help detect individuals who are likely to respond to antidepressant treatment, a new study has found.
Jan 21, 2014
Psychiatrist courts controversy, says homosexuality is unnaturalThe LGBT community has brought "talk of sex to the roads", she told a newspaper.