Book Review of Human Traces

Sebastian Faulks has treaded the path normally the writers do not tread upon. In his novel, human traces, he has humanised the worst ever mental condition that men can get in a very illuminating perspective. For the average reader, it can be a very interesting book to garner knowledge on the subject of mental illness and the history behind it. To the students of psychology and psychiatry, this book widens the horizon of their knowledge.

Manojigyasa Episode 8

This is the podcast of the radio program Manojigyasa which was originaly broadcasted from Ujjyalo 90 Network. Manojigyasa is a program based on Psychology and Mental Health. This was originally broadcasted on January 9, 2016.

In this episode we have talked with Psychiatrist Ritesh Thapa on various issues regarding the mental health treatment and addressed the concerns of the people that we received in messages.

Living With Schizophrenia – An interview with Nir Prakash Giri

Today, the October 10 is observed as Word Mental Health Day all over the world. This year’s (2014) theme is ” Living With Schizophrenia”. On this occassion, we want people to know what schizophrenia is and its related aspects. It is imperative for people to know that people having schizophrenia can be treated amd they …

An exciting new finding on schizophrenia

Schizophrenia is not a single disease but a group of eight genetically distinct disorders, each with its own set of symptoms, scientists have found. The finding could be a first step towards improved diagnosis and treatment of the debilitating psychiatric illness, said researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis. About 80% of …