Thursday, November 14, 2019

Mental Health & Wellness

In this section, find articles, reviews, art work, poems, interviews, resources and professional services on mental health & wellness by Feminism in India.

yourdost mental health professionals

Meet YourDOST: An Online Mental Health Counselling Service

YourDOST is an online emotional wellness platform where people can seek support from experts like psychologists, coaches, and psychiatrists.
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Watch: The Black Dog of Depression

I had a black dog, his name was depression.
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How to Support A Loved One Who Is Dealing With Depression

But for people who have depression, it’s always a serious matter.
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Comic: If Physical Diseases Were Treated Like Mental Illnesses

What if physical diseases were treated like mental illness? You get the point!
icall helpline

An Introduction to iCall Helpline: A Counselling & Support Line for Mental Health

iCall helpline addresses some of the vast gaps that exist in the mental healthcare landscape in India via phone and email.
mental illness myths

5 Mental Illness Myths We Must Do Away With

Mental illness myths are inaccurate and don’t reflect the realities of mental health issues accurately.
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Do You Know What A Person Who Wants To Commit Suicide Looks Like?

No person wants to actively commit suicide unless their life becomes too much to bear.
hyperbole and a half

Hyperbole and A Half: A Resourceful Blog on Mental Health

Hyperbole And A Half is a blog run by Allie Brosh on anxiety, depression and mental health
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Naming the Beast: Living with Depression

After years of living with abuse, I named the beast. I had depression
Let’s Talk About Mental Health

Let’s Talk About Mental Health

Why is it necessary to talk about mental health?

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To Kill a Mockingbird

Gender Roles And Stereotyping In ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’

To Kill a Mockingbird covers several themes that are often uncomfortable to encounter and explore, such as racism and loss of innocence.
Ezhava And Proud – 23 Years After Hiding My Caste From The World

Ezhava And Proud—23 Years After Hiding My Caste From The World

I am writing this for the 8-year-old child feeling ashamed and for women like my mother who made her child understand the implications of belonging to an oppressed lower caste.
5 Sikh Women In History You Should Know About

5 Sikh Women In History You Should Know About

Sikh women have a long history of fighting patriarchy, enacting radical change, and taking up leadership roles.