The Indian Psychiatric Society (IPS) stated that every citizen of the country is governed by the Mental Health Care Act 2017, and it is a legal obligation to be aware of the mental health and reduce stigmas associated with it.
Teenage years can be a very challenging time, for both children and their parents. As many conflicting issues develop during this time, teenagers are more prone to emotional disturbance, loneliness and depression
Professor David J. Anderson of the California Institute of Technology says the popular understanding of psychiatric disorders stems from our oversimplified view of the biological basis of these disorders.
There has been a spurt of new drugs for diabetes and cancer treatment in recent years. Those with neuropsychiatric diseases, however, have been left behind as advances in psychiatric pharmacology have not kept pace.