Constant flow of information on celebrity suicide on social media timeline, television stories and newspaper articles can act as trigger for vulnerable individuals who are struggling to keep themselves safe from their suicidal thoughts. It also can be the tipping point for them, which gives them ‘permission’ to act on what they had so far just been thinking about.
Tag Archives: Mental Health Stigma
Psychological fallout due to Social distancing
Humans, by nature are social creatures and this situation is not the human condition, where we cannot be comforted, being afraid and cannot hug others. We have evolved over millennia to rely on complex social interactions and this is all unnatural and disorienting for human being.
Panic during Pandemic – Mental health care from COVID-19
Even though it’s common to feel tense, nervous and perhaps fearful during difficult times but feeling panic when everyone is talking about quarantine, social distancing and isolation, must be creating panic among many of us. Panic is about feeling trapped and isolated, and about a sense of hopelessness, which starts with feeling of anxiousness. If you’re wondering how to cope with this anxious feeling that are surfacing, and deal with the panic it is creating in your life, this blog post can guide you through steps that may help you to reduce anxiety to a manageable level.
Facts about Mental Health
In an effort to clear up common misconceptions and promote increased awareness, we present 30 important facts about mental health.
Support Group in India
In support group you will find a group of people with common experiences or concerns who provide each other with encouragement to fight and survive, safe space to share their stories and comfort that they are not alone. Here are some of the support group available in India:
Govt. Mental Hospital/Institutes in India
The Government mental hospital provides range of services related to psychiatry in nominal charges, you may find different type of professionals such as Psychiatrist, Neuropsychiatrist, Psychologist, Counsellor/Psychotherapist, Psychiatric Nurse and many others for Psychiatric Rehabilitation.
Helpline services in India
A helpline is a telephone service which offers help to those who call during crisis. These are free Telephone based Counseling Services and can be access during emotional distress or immediate crisis.