Pawar’s ‘Mental’ Remark and India’s Mental Health

Pawar’s ‘Mental’ Remark and India’s Mental Health, The Wall Street Journal It isn’t unusual for politicians to sneer at their rivals, particularly ahead of polls. But when Sharad Pawar, the agriculture minister, said that the man tipped to be India’s next prime...

India’s Mental Health Challenge

October 21, 2013: India’s Mental Health Challenge, The Wall Street Journal In 2010, Raghu Appasani was in the eastern Indian state of Bihar volunteering with Unite for Sight, when his cousin in the southern state of Andhra Pradesh was diagnosed with epilepsy.Read...

The Minds Foundation: Fighting The Mental Illness

The Minds Foundation: Fighting The Mental Illness, Halabol Voices How many of us know about an organization which is a pioneer in working to bring cost-effective, high-quality mental healthcare to those in the most remote regions of rural India?Read...

Using mHealth to Improve Mental Healthcare in India

Using mHealth to Improve Mental Healthcare in India, mHealth Alliance Even today, there is still a gaping lack of access to mental healthcare in rural India. This is not primarily due to a lack of physicians in the country; rather, physicians are disproportionately...