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May 12, 2018
Himanshu Roy's suicide reflects dire state of mental health in India, flags need for professional PTSD counsellingThe tragic death of Mumbai top cop Himanshu Roy by self-inflicted gunshot only underscores a very major lacuna in our country – the absence of counselling.
May 03, 2018
The Alienist review: 19th century New York, strong cast, spooky story shine in historical crime thrillerNew York, 1896. A serial killer is on the loose and alienist (what early psychiatrists were called) Dr Laslo Kreizler must halt this murderous spree.
Apr 24, 2018
Sabrina Lall's letter can't pardon Manu Sharma, only the law can: Understanding social impact of correctional prison reformFormer IPS officer Kiran Bedi, who has worked extensively on prison reform at Tihar Jail, said that it is the law and not individuals which has to decide about pardons, since such decisions have a social impact
Apr 17, 2018
31% of all patients at Mumbai's civic hospitals suffer from psychological disorders, says BMC reportPeople with psychological disorders accounted for the majority of patients admitted to municipal healthcare centres in Mumbai, said a BMC report.
Mar 19, 2018
Facebook, Cambridge Analytica and the alleged 'data breach': Here's all you need to knowThe most recent of the thorns in Facebook's crown is courtesy the alleged misuse of data by Cambridge Analytica
Dec 05, 2017
Battle against Naxalism: Andhra Pradesh security forces engage in psy-ops to gain strategic edge over MaoistsAndhra police have launched a counter-campaign against Maoists in the state to paralyse the front organisations of their sympathisers and activists.
Nov 09, 2017
Playing a VR game while drawing blood may significantly reduce perception of painOffering children to play a Virtual Reality (VR) game while drawing blood can reduce their perception of acute pain, anxiety and general distress.
Oct 20, 2017
Mindhunter on Netflix: Why you must binge-watch this clever, gritty, murderous offeringNetflix’s creepy and fascinating new show, Mindhunter, digs into the origins of serial killers
Sep 24, 2017
Shoppers prefer products with more reviews over high ratings on ecommerce platforms: StudyBy examining a large dataset of reviews from Amazon.com, the researchers were able to build a statistical model of how people should choose products.
Sep 23, 2017
Psychological warfare is now an integral part of cricket; will it help Team India in away matches?Welcome to the brand new world of cricket’s psychological warfare. It’s beyond sledging; it’s about occupying and destroying a player’s mental space even before he enters the ground.