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Recovery- a personal quest

In a majority of cases people approach me, in my counseling practice, for their loved ones- who have a mental illness diagnosis. Their hope is two-fold: to understand recovery and to meet someone who is recovered and then present the same to their diagnosed loved one. 545 more words

Recovery Mental Illness

Before this blog, I used to write in another location and upon a sudden nudge from someone, I looked up that blog today. What I found is that there are several articles and posts there which are relevant to this blog, about ‘recovery’. 48 more words

Recovery Mental Illness

Capricious or tight lipped?

Finding willing research informants is a concern for every doctoral researcher, thank god for it! What a contradictory sentence this may seem. But had I not known the component I have highlighted, I would have thought it is only me (and moped about ‘poor me’!). 760 more words

Research Mental Health

Supporting loved ones- two encounters

Today a young duo came to meet me. The young girl had heard me in a college talk somewhere in a college in Delhi and the young man she brought along was her friend, going through a ‘tough’ spot.  586 more words

Research Mental Health