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Depression Is Disabling, But Treatable

Depression Is Disabling, But Treatable

As we drive into an apartment complex at Gurgaon, Haryana, a young man is waiting for us.  Arjun Gupta is 19 and looks smart in a navy...
Mental Well-Being First! No Shame In Asking For Help

Mental Well-Being First! No Shame In Asking For Help

Tamanna (name changed), 34 years old, young successful entrepreneur, lives with her family including her husband, daughter, parents-in- law and brother- in- law. Her...
The Lesser-Known ‘Depressive’ Side Of Kerala

The Lesser-Known ‘Depressive’ Side Of Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram: Around nine per cent people in Kerala, belonging to different age groups, are suffering from mental depression, according to a recent survey. Besides depression,...
1 In 10 Indians Has Mental Health Issues, Less Than 25% Getting Treatment

1 In 10 Indians Has Mental Health Issues, Less Than 25%...

One in 10 Indians above the age of 18 has mental health issues, revealed the National Mental Health Survey report on Monday. The survey, commissioned...
Seek Help To Lift The Weight Of Depression

Seek Help To Lift The Weight Of Depression

One of my earliest jobs in behavioral health was as a counselor in a community clinic in the United States.  I remember very clearly...
Mental Disorders: India’s Ignored Reality

Mental Disorders: India’s Ignored Reality

Many times misunderstood, mostly ignored or hushed-up, the mental ailments always remain undercover in India. As per the latest data available, at least 60...