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Tuesday, October 27, 2020

mental health issues


Matters of the Mind: Who is taking care of counsellors?

August 21, 2020 11:40 am

Several aspects with respect to psychological diagnosis, intervention, prevention, licensing and education need to be made clearer by regularised and centralised guidance. But time and again we find ourselves on our own in this quest.

People with mental health issues getting more restless in lockdown: Expert

April 21, 2020 4:36 pm

Schizophrenia Research Foundation (SCARF) has received a lot more crisis calls from family members of because they are not used to maintaining their wards with mental heath issues at home all the time:

Pele is depressed, reclusive due to health issues, says son

February 11, 2020 9:26 am

Pele, widely considered to be one of the greatest footballers in history and who will be 80 in October, has had hip trouble for years and now needs a frame to walk. Many of his recent public appearances have been in a wheelchair.

Playing sports may reduce mental health issues in adults: Study

October 22, 2019 9:25 am

The study comes on the heels of several highly-publicised papers linking sport-related concussion among former professional football players to chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), cognitive decline and mental health issues later in life, the researchers said.

Is your child suffering from a mental health issue? Here's how to deal with it

August 29, 2019 9:04 am

Understanding what your child is going through is very important, hence diagnoses is very crucial. This knowledge can help you get clarity into his problem and ways to cope.

Shaheen Bhatt experienced depression at 12. How do you tell if your child is sad or depressed?

May 03, 2019 10:41 am

In an interview, Shaheen Bhatt said, "One of the biggest misconceptions is that depression and sadness are the same thing. They are absolutely not the same thing." And many parents may fail to recognise the difference.

Stomach issues in kids may signal future mental health problems: Study

April 02, 2019 12:51 pm

The study, published in the journal Development and Psychopathology, found that gastrointestinal symptoms in children may have an impact on the brain and behaviour as they grow to maturity.

A day in the life of a mental health camp in a dargah: A cry for help

January 06, 2019 1:12 pm

A national programme that nudges people with mental health problems to seek medical help sees people gradually opening up

The Fifth Metro: All wound up

February 08, 2015 11:42 pm

Mental health problems are on the rise and yet the city turns away from them.

A third LGBT youth suffer from mental disorders

December 02, 2010 1:50 pm

One-third of lesbian,gay,bisexual and transgender (LGBT) youth have attempted suicide in their lifetime.