Why is Autism-awareness day important in India
While autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is no longer known as a rare disorder, it still remains misunderstood and stigmatised to a large extent in India.
DID YOU KNOW
Some interesting facts and common statistics on some relevant mental health issues.
Ensuring sensitivity towards people with special needs during lockdown
The disruptions in activities of daily living caused by the pandemic can take a toll on mental health of people, especially those with pre-existing mental health conditions, making them more vulnerable.
Forecasting the mood
While still indoors, lot of us have seen the mangoes doing rounds and expect the weather to be sunny and hot on most days, that’s how we know we have moved into summer.
Psychological Impact of Quarantine on people
The December 2019 coronavirus disease outbreak as seen in many countries across the globe is a pandemic which has made people who have potentially come into contact with the infection to isolate themselves at home or in a dedicated quarantine facility.
Reactions to Quarantine and Lockdowns
As we increasingly recognize, that there remain challenges and need for adequate planning and provision of resources to many sections and communities of our society, while holding a nationwide lockdown and curfews in many cities.
Resources and helplines for support during the Coronavirus pandemic
Amidst this crisis on the Coronvirus pandemic we are experiencing globally, it is important to stay informed.
Putting on your own oxygen mask first- Mental health for caregivers during the Pandemic
There is ton of information available regarding the precautions, testing and procedure during public health crisis like the Covid-19 pandemic.
Mental health in times of a PANDEMIC
A public health crisis like Coronavirus Pandemic, can take a mental toll on people, especially those already struggling with anxiety, depression and other mental health conditions making them more vulnerable in a time like this.
Boredom and Adolescents
It is not uncommon for kids to say that they are “bored”, but the frequent usage of this word by teenagers, could be a cause for concern, though not always realized by parents.
Mental Health is an integral and essential component of health. Mental Wellness is more than just an absence of mental illness.
Mental Health : Time to talk
Lets break the stigma attached to mental health issues and start a conversation about mental health.
Let’s Talk : Tips for supporting someone
Like any other health problem, someone with a mental illness needs that extra love and support.
What’s On : Current News
Stay updated with what’s happening around with a selection of our favourite articles on mental health. Check out the current news now!
School And Mental Health
Schools play an important role in identifying the early warning signs of a mental health condition and providing students with access to effective services and supports.