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Sharing Mental Health Narratives Is Connecting At The Core

Delhi hosted a Mental Health Festival recently which was a convergence of ideas and therapeutic activities related to...
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Hair Loss Due To Chemotherapy Is Repairable

Pranab Kumar Basu has turned a counsellor after being a full-time caregiver to his wife who was suffering from Cancer....

How To Spot Signs of Trauma After a Disaster

And ways you can help someone dealing with Post Traumatic Stress. By H'vovi Bhagwagar, a Clinical Psychologist...
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Sensitive Interventions To Prevent Youth Suicides Can Begin In Early Childhood

Dr Neena David, a Clinical Psychologist, emphasises the importance of developing positive coping skills, a sense of...
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Things Will Get Better, The Sun Will Come Out Tomorrow

...Life is precious - life is worth living."  reminds Yen-Lu Chow. When their son and only child Lawrence Chow...
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Depression In Parents Of Children With Special Needs: How To Cope And Build Resilience

Parimal Pandit, Clinical Psychologist and Program Director, V-Excel Educational Trust Chennai describes the...
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"I Realized I Had A Lot To Offer The World"

Dr Divya Parashar Head of Rehabilitation Psychology at Indian Spinal Injuries Centre narrates what helped one of her...
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We Love Making Cold Coffee and Garam Chai

This one of a kind café in Mumbai provides employment opportunities to adults with developmental and intellectual...
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"Its Time For Film Characters That Survive Cancer!"

Cancer stigmas are often barriers for seeking diagnosis, as well as treatment and rehabilitation. Shubha Maudgal and...
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Helping Restaurants Welcome Persons With Disabilities

I Support Foundation tries to make cafes and restaurant visits a hurdle-free experience for families of persons with...

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