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It was another busy OPD day during my final year residency in Psychiatry. Warden of MBBS undergraduate Boys hostel rushed into OPD with a student and a suicide note. On enquiry, the student had written the suicide note 3 months ago during exam and unfortunately his roommate found it later and reported it to the … Continue reading ​#destigmatisedepression

Understanding Schizophrenia…

A session for caregivers of person suffering from schizophrenia dealing following issues. What is Schizophrenia? How to identify it? Treatment options for Schizophrenia. Rehabilitation and recovery. Free registration.  Shared via PowerPoint on Android.

Depression…Let’s Talk 

७ एप्रिल हा 'जागतिक आरोग्य दिन' आहे. या वर्षीचे घोषवाक्य आहे. "नैराश्य-चला बोलू या!"(Depression- Let's talk) आजच्या 'मन की बात' या दरमहा प्रसारीत होणा-या आकाशवाणीवरील कार्यक्रमात पंतप्रधान मा. नरेन्द्र मोदींनी देखील या संदर्भात भाष्य केले. त्याचे औचित्य साधून सह्याद्री वाहिनीवर वाशी येथील 'सौमनस्य' या मानसोपचार केन्द्राचे डॉ. चेतन विसपुते यांची मुलाखत साडेनऊच्या बातमीपत्रात प्रक्षेपित करण्यात … Continue reading Depression…Let’s Talk 

Jai Maharashtra Channel: Lifeline program on Intellectual Disability

Glad to share with you all, I was a part of dial in program on ' Intellectual Disability' on Marathi news channel Jai Maharashtra 'lifeline' program on 10/03/2017. Queries from maharashtra related to mental retardation were addressed related to causes, early diagnosis and comprehensive treatment strategies of mental retardation.  Thankyou Dr Yogita Solanki and Dr … Continue reading Jai Maharashtra Channel: Lifeline program on Intellectual Disability

Stress management session for SSC students at JNPV school

Interactive session with 300 SSC exam going students on stress management. There is a need to listen to adolescent and provide solutions to their complex problems. Interesting questions put forth by students a fornight before exam. Importance of per unit utilisation of time, mindfulness exercise, prioritisation , dealing with procrastination etc were dealt during the … Continue reading Stress management session for SSC students at JNPV school

Thane Police Health Camp 

Screening of about 400 police personnel for stress and psychological issues. About 45 personnel underwent stress management counselling and treatment. This was followed by Laughter therapy dose of Comedian Raju Shrivastav. The team of Marathi film 'Fugge'  including Swapnil Joshi & Subodh Behave graced the occasion and highlighted the need of recreation & quality family … Continue reading Thane Police Health Camp 

Cockroach Theory!!! By Sundar Pichai

​At a restaurant, a cockroach suddenly flew from somewhere and sat on a lady.She started screaming out of fear.With a panic stricken face and trembling voice, she started jumping, with both her hands desperately trying to get rid of the cockroach.Her reaction was contagious, as everyone in her group also got panicky.The lady finally managed … Continue reading Cockroach Theory!!! By Sundar Pichai