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Economic investments and cost of mental health in India

It has been reported that 42.5% of the workers employed in private sector of the corporate India are prone to the sufferings caused by depression and anxiety issues at their workplace, which is n...

Budget 2023 and the future of mental health in India

Mental health care in India needs more focus, thus the government should allocate more funds towards it to improve the industry....

Social Media and its social Norms

Social Media can be defined as an over­arching term for online communication tools which enable people to interact with each other through sharing and receiv­ing information. These include webs...

Recruitment for Clinical Psychologists and Psychiatric Social Worker: IHBAS

IHBAS has opened up the vacancy for posts of Clinical Psychologist and Psychiatric Social Worker....

Understanding boredom in lockdown

On March 11th 2020, the World Health Organisation declared COVID-19 as a pandemic, stressing that the novel coronavirus has engulfed many countries of the world posing a serious threat to the man...

Online Social Support: Buffer for everyday discrimination?

Social media is all-pervasive entity in our lives, and its boons and banes have been extensively debated, not only within the Psychology community but also in popular culture, at large. There is ...

"Social life" or a gloomy array of expectations?

Earlier, when people became connected, it used to be a boon that people had never even thought of happening in such times. The kind of applications we have today, have made it more than difficult...

Great Loss: The Demise of Prof. Avinash Kumar

oday, Professor Avinash Kumar, the Head of the Psychology Department at the University of Delhi, passed away from a heart attack....

Air India Pee Gate Incident, mental health expert says “Avoid Drinking on Flights”

Psychiatrists explain that abstaining from alcohol entirely is the best way to prevent such incidents....

Mental Wellbeing of Malaysians: Covid 19, The 15th General Election Aftermath, Floods and Landslide

First with the Covid-19 pandemic, then the thrill ride of the 15th General Election along with its aftermath, nationwide floods and the landslide in Batang Kali Pahang, which claimed 31 lives. In...