Career path: From struggling to counselling

She fought several obstacles to pursue higher education; now provides counselling to students, reports Rajesh Asnani

published on : 26th June 2022

1 in 8 people live with mental disorders, numbers rose after Covid: WHO report

The landmark report also highlighted the 'enormous' economic consequences of mental health conditions, saying that productivity losses significantly outstrip the direct costs of care.

published on : 17th June 2022

Prescriptions for depression, anxiety among young adults on the rise

Immaturity in terms of brain development to handle these stress factors adequately, and absence of family and support systems has aggravated the problems, she adds.

published on : 18th April 2022

Role of Stagnation in Well-being

Name of study: Languishing can help bring clarity to one’s experiences By who and where: University of Pennsylvania, the USA

published on : 10th April 2022

When Bella Hadid cried every day for three years!

Bella deleted her social media accounts and spent a month hanging out with her family in Pennsylvania, which she found "really helpful".

published on : 18th March 2022

COVID-19 spiked women’s mental health woes in India, say studies

Dr Priyanka Trivedi, clinical psychologist, Delhi’s Aakash Healthcare Super Speciality Hospital, said studies show women suffered from anxiety, depression and trauma during the pandemic.

published on : 12th March 2022

When criticism causes damage

Research shows that criticism takes a toll on the recipient, causing anger, anxiety, depression, low self-esteem, avoidance, poor performance, and self-harm.

published on : 23rd February 2022

What are you feeding your mind?: Psychologists speak about the need to be conscious

We are what we eat. The same applies to our minds too. The mind shapes itself with the content we feed it, what we watch, read, listen and see.

published on : 23rd February 2022

Man Matters: India's first digital health clinic for men

Men’s hair and skincare is probably as important as women’s whilst many of them choose to ignore it. Many brands are foraying into men’s hair gummies or shampoos etc, including personal counselling.

published on : 21st February 2022

Grappling with stress, anxiety of isolation in a post-COVID world

The surge in COVID cases in 2022 has put our world on hold once again, and in doing so added to our anxieties.

published on : 15th February 2022

Second, but solid opinion

We know what most people run to do immediately upon learning about the diagnosis — seek a second opinion. 

published on : 2nd February 2022

Over half of Osmania’s MBBS students have social anxiety disorder: Study

About 55.9 per cent of students who participated in the study reported social anxiety symptoms, of which 9 per cent reported very severe social phobia.

published on : 10th December 2021

COVID lockdown effect: Many in Bengaluru now gripped with socialising phobia

People must pace their social interactions, companies too should start with smaller groups at workplace: Experts 

published on : 16th November 2021

Singer Camila Cabello reveals boyfriend Shawn Mendes helps her deal with anxiety

Cabello explained that Mendes' support has also been helpful in allowing her to work through her various anxieties.

published on : 7th October 2021

Instagram pausing Instagram Kids, eyes changes

The announcement follows an investigative series that reported that Facebook was aware that the use of Instagram by some teenage girls led to mental health issues and anxiety.

published on : 27th September 2021
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