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Never been a better time to seek help for mental health: Vikram Patel at HTLS 2020

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Meenakshi Ray
UPDATED ON DEC 11, 2020 09:25 PM IST
Patel, professor of global health at Harvard Medical School, spoke with HT’s editor for health and science Sanchita Sharma on the last day of the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit 2020.
Harvard medical school professor, Vikram Patel.(HT Photo)
Harvard medical school professor, Vikram Patel.(HT Photo)

‘Extraordinary uncertainties’: Harvard prof on Covid-19, impact on mental health

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Sparshita Saxena
UPDATED ON DEC 11, 2020 10:36 PM IST
Professor Patel talked about the worsening mental health in society, especially exacerbated by the pandemic.
In 2018, the Indian Psychiatric Association clarified that homosexuality is not a mental illness but stopped short of calling for an explicit ban on conversion therapy. Doctors who practise it face no action(Amal KS/HT PHOTO)
In 2018, the Indian Psychiatric Association clarified that homosexuality is not a mental illness but stopped short of calling for an explicit ban on conversion therapy. Doctors who practise it face no action(Amal KS/HT PHOTO)

Build a society that respects individual choice | Opinion

UPDATED ON MAY 29, 2020 07:40 PM IST
Demonising doctors and families who force individuals to undergo conversion therapy is the easy bit. The far harder part is the work that must go into building an affirmative society that is respectful of individual choice
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