mental health

Third Wave: COVID-19 & the mental health crisis

A crossborder conversation from India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.

| Aug 14, 2020

Side effects of living

Two writers on their personal battles with mental illness.

Traces of war

Burmese refugees, art and the trauma of war.

| Feb 03, 2015

Faith, fetters and freedom

It took a tragedy to shake some people up to try and integrate traditional faith healing and modern clinical practices to help the mentally ill. But this is too little too late.

| Sep 01, 2006

Dying day by day

Taking stock of mental and social health in Kashmir.

| Nov 01, 2002

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