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The Hidden Epidemic: Junior doctors speak out on mental health crisis in healthcare after yet another suicide case

The recent suicide of a Junior Resident Doctor at a medical institute in Lucknow has brought attention to the growing issue of mental stress among doctors

Published on 13th January 2023

JNTU Anantapur: Student dies by suicide; second incident at JNTU in eight days

Friends described 19-year-old Chanakya Reddy as a "bright student". He was pursuing Electronics and Communications Engineering at JNTU Anantapur

Published on 5th January 2023

Suicide at IIT Guwahati: Institute identifies deceased as former student who was asked to vacate hostel in July

A native of East Godavari district in Andhra Pradesh, the 20-year-old was a student of Computer Science and Engineering at IIT Guwahati

Published on 10th October 2022

TMREIS to start mental health programme for Telangana school, college students

The mental health programme will establish a helpline, provide suggestion boxes at each school and conduct live skills sessions

Published on 30th December 2022

Necessary evil or menace? Understanding why coaching centres still thrive despite suicides, mental health issues

Parents continue to feel the need for enrolling their wards into coaching institutes and students too, despite being aware of the stress, sign up

Published on 29th December 2022

Tamil Nadu launches MaNaM initiative for offering psychological support to medicos

A team comprising a professor and 10 students would be established in each college for the purpose

Published on 23rd December 2022

Kota Suicides: Rajasthan gov't drafts bill to regulate coaching centres; promote students' mental wellbeing

Private institutions would pay a maximum penalty of Rs 1 crore if they violate the provisions of the proposed law; the fine could increase up to Rs 5 crore for a repeat violation

Published on 16th December 2022

Uttar Pradesh to undertake assessment of mental health of school students

The exercise will be carried out in 150 schools in every district. Gradually, it will be covered by all public schools

Published on 24th November 2022
IIT Bombay

Academic support, mental health help and more: Inside SC/ST Cell mentorship programme at IIT Bombay 

While upper-caste students already have their network in place, these kinds of cells create a network among the SC/ST students, they said

Published on 22nd October 2022

World Mental Health Day: Students from Classes I to XII tell us what mental health means to them

The mental health of students is a conversation we are having more and more, especially after the pandemic. But have you ever wondered, what is the definition of mental health for them?

Published on 10th October 2022

Aditya Birla World Academy, Mumbai, hosts student-led mental health festival, The Happy Place

This is not the first step towards mental health that Aditya Birla World Academy has taken though 

Published on 8th October 2022

Student showed no sign of depression; counsellors on board: IIT Hyderabad's statement after student death on campus

While a former student allegedly died by suicide at a lodge near IIT Hyderabad, an MTech student was found dead in his hostel room at the institute. Parents in the latter's case suspect foul play

Published on 10th September 2022

What are major mental health concerns of school students? Exams, studies and results, says NCERT survey 

A lower percentage of students' responses at both the middle stage (27.4 per cent) and secondary stage (26.5 per cent) reflects lower trusting ability among students of both stages

Published on 7th September 2022

NEET PG counselling likely from September 19, NExT unlikely in 2023: All that this doctors' delegation discussed with DGHS

Mental health was discussed on priority, Dr Rohan Krishnan, President of FAIMA, who was present in the meeting, says. The meeting took place on Monday, September 5

Published on 6th September 2022

Health activists, resident doctors praise NMC's notice on students' mental health; ask NMC to ensure implementation

Dr Ghonia informs that the mental health of PG students is a crucial issue because the stress level for the doctors is very high

Published on 11th August 2022

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