Cyberbullying and Mental Health
Cyberbullying mirrors systemic oppression & violence seen offline. It is targeted bullying. It’s important to understand power & discrimination to engage with cyberbullying. Mariwala Health Initiative created a resource on how cyberbullying impact...
Mental Health During COVID-19: A Resource
A resource guide that discusses the impact of COVID-19 on mental health, lists methods of identifying and dealing with stress and anxiety, and concludes with types of self-care and mindfulness/grounding exercises to enhance mental well-being.
Psychosocial Well-Being of Displaced Migrant Workers living in Temporary Shelters: A Handbook
This handbook is intended to guide volunteers to better understand and service migrant labourers displaced on account of the nation-wide lockdown and forced to inhabit State/volunteer-run temporary shelters. The handbook attempts to explain the le...
ReFrame III: Mental Health beyond Clinical Contexts
An Open Call for Submissions to MHI's 3rd Edition of ReFrame: 'Mental Health beyond Clinical Contexts'
Mental Health Matters
Mental Health Starter Kit.
ReFrame: Bridging the Care Gap
REFRAME: BRIDGING THE CARE GAP is the second edition of our a journal that challenges existing norms and explores diverse voices within the mental health space. This year, the theme for ReFrame is ‘Bridge the Care Gap' and through a compilation of...
Entrepreneurial Well-Being: Wearing Many Hats
A study on the mental health and mental well-being of entrepreneurs
ReFrame: Funding Mental Health
ReFrame aims to encourage multiple, diverse views on mental health & centre critical counter-narratives to any dominant norm related to mental health.
Turning Pain into Power
A charter, by a national survivor-led organisation Survivors’ Voices, developed through research and consultation with Survivors’ Voices Research Group and others with lived experience of abuse and trauma. The authors are ‘survivor activists’ tryi...
Framing Queer Mental Health: from deviant subjects to knowledge producers
This article traces how mental health of queer persons has evolved within public health discourse and psy disciplines — from the pathologisation of homosexuality, to a vulnerability model, and the more recent sexual minority stress framework. Ketk...
Thinking Healthy: A manual for psychosocial management of perinatal depression
Women across the globe deserve to enjoy equal health. When they become mothers their health needs should be addressed in all aspects. The Millennium Development Goals have highlighted the importance of maternal and child health and the post-2015 d...
Harm Reduction Guide to Coming Of Psychiatric Drugs
A guide intended to educate people about their options if they decide to explore going off psychiatric medication after long term use.
Psychological First Aid : Guide for Field Workers
This guide covers psychological first aid which involves humane, supportive and practical help to fellow human beings suffering serious crisis events.
Understanding Psychosis and Schizophrenia
Why people sometimes hear voices, believe things that others find strange, or appear out of touch with reality, and what can help.
Navigating Queer Street: Researching the Intersections of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans (LGBT) Identities in Health Research
Research on the intersections of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans (LGBT) Identities in Health Research
Gay-Affirmative Counselling Practice Resource and Training Manual
A manual for mental health practioners who work with sexual minority communities.
Philanthropy In India
A working paper on philanthropy for social justice and peace in India
The 10/66 dementia research group - 10 years on
Research to study demographics, disability, care arrangements,physical and mental health, and dementia diagnostic criteria in several countries.
Steps, challenges and lessons in developing community mental health care
Experiences from developing community-orientated mental health services in England and Italy.
Community champions in rural India: the Atmiyata intervention approach
Promoting wellbeing and improving access to mental health care through a community-based model of mental health care
Developing models of balanced mental health care: the case of Pakistan
Balanced care calls for promotion of mental health and prevention of mental illnesses.
Balancing community-based and hospital-based mental health care
Towards a model of intervention that balances both modern community-based and modern hospital-based care.
Prejudice, Social Stress, and Mental Health in Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Populations: Conceptual Issues and Research Evidence
This article offers a conceptual framework for the higher incidence of mental disorders in Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual persons.
Economic consequences of neglecting mental health - an Indian perspective
Mental illnesses come with high economic costs, not only for individuals, but families and society at large.
Human-animal relationships: from daily life to animal-assisted therapies
Animal assisted therapies help in creating well-being and development of social skills in children through human animal interactions and bonding.