mental health

Signs That You Must Not Ignore Of Emotional Abuse!

By Ms. Taral Parekh , Psychology Emotional abuse is subtle. People involved in it are often unaware of the act. Though there are no physical marks or injuries, still emotional abuse is more toxic and noxious than physical abuse. Emotional abuse can be in between husband-wife, parent-child, in between friends, in fact in…

How Does Occupational Therapy Help In Psychiatry?

By Dr. Amulya Shetty, Psychiatry Contrary to common perception, psychiatry does not merely look into rectifying the emotional distresses one endures but also works towards overcoming any trauma-induced shortcoming that one may suffer from. Psychiatry is committed to making life more productive and organized for the survivors and has spread its wings…

Coping With Grief And Loss

By Ms. Chaitra Mahesh, Psychology Every person faces ups and downs in life, the difference lies in how we deal with the low points of our life. Losing someone you love is probably the saddest experience anyone can go through. Our natural reaction to such a loss is grief. The more significant…

Nervous System – How To Keep It Fit?

By Dr. Debabrata Chakraborty, Neurology Nervous system refers to the complex web of cells and nerves in your system which sends messages to and from your spinal cord and brain to other parts of your body. The nervous system consists of two portions- the Central nervous system that comprises the brain and…

Know All Form Of Emotional Abuses!

By Dr. Juhi Parashar, Psychology Emotional abuse is subtle. People involved in it are often unaware of the act. Though there are no physical marks or injuries, still emotional abuse is more toxic and noxious than physical abuse. Emotional abuse can be in between husband-wife, parent-child, in between friends, in fact in…

Will Power – How To Enhance It?

By Ms. Reena Nair, Psychology On many occasions, people do things in spite of knowing that they will harm them. This is only because they lack will power that could restrain them from doing it. Willpower refers to a strong determination for doing a difficult task or an activity. Ways in which…

Types And Causes Of Child Mental Illness!

By Dr. Ashish Sakpal, Psychiatry Mental health problems in children and adults are similar in nature. It can be difficult for a parent to identify if the child is mentally ill; this can result in the child not receiving the necessary treatment at the early stages, which paves way for further deterioration…

Childhood Depression – What To Do When Child Is Depressed?

By Dr. Kashika Jain, Psychology This may come as a shock to many but children have to face the problem of depression as well. This is actually one of the biggest and most complicated problems which psychiatrists face as they may not have the choice of giving the regular antidepressants that they…

Does Brain Size Matters When It Comes To IQ?

By Dr. Sankalp Mohan, Neurology When it comes to the brain and the IQ, is bigger the better? Does size really matter? Is there really a connection between the size of your brain and intelligence? With the help of findings by neurologists and scientists, we seek to find out! Ailments and the…

Mental Health – Ways To Maintain It During Old Age!

By Dr. Anil Yadav, Md (A.I.I.M.S), Psychiatry Growing old is something that most people brood about. But, it is a natural phenomenon and hence cannot be avoided. The best thing to do is accept your age and of course age with grace. Being both physically and mentally fit are the key factors…