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नपत्याउँदो मनोरोग ओसीडी

नपत्याउँदो मनोरोग ओसीडी

लेखक: डा. सुमनराज ताम्राकार

चोरीचकारी होला वा रोग–महामारी आइपर्ला भनेर सतर्कता अपनाउनु राम्रो भए पनि यस्तो होशियारी अब्सेसिभ कम्पल्सिभ डिसअर्डर (ओसीडी) मा परिणत हुन बेर लाग्दैन।

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काठमाडौंबाट झापा धाएर निःशुल्क उपचार

काठमाडौंबाट झापा धाएर निःशुल्क उपचार

झापा,चिकित्सक भन्ने वित्तिकै पैसाको पछि लाग्ने प्राणी भनेर आलोचना गर्नेहरुको संख्या धेरै छ। तर, हाम्रै समाजमा यस्ता चिकित्सक पनि छन्, जसले काठमाडौंदेखि झापासम्म धाएर, विरामीको घरैमा गएर निःशुल्क उपचारसमेत गरिरहेका छन्।

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भूइँचालोपछिको आपतकालीन अवस्थामा नेपालमा मानसिक स्वास्थ्यको स्थापना

भूइँचालोपछिको आपतकालीन अवस्थामा नेपालमा मानसिक स्वास्थ्यको स्थापना

लेखकहरु: एइडन सिलफेल्डमन र नवराज उपाध्याय

(यो लेख गत बर्ष नेपालमा भूईंचालो गए पछिका अनुभवहरुको श्रृंखलाकै एउटा भाग हो ।)

भूइँचालो गएपछिका महिनाहरुमा नेपालमा मानसिक स्वास्थ्यका विषयमा निकै नै चर्चा परिचर्चाहरु चलिरहेका छन् । ठीक यही बेला हामीले यस देशमा विपद्पछिको आघात व्यवस्थापनकालागि सरकारी, गैरसरकारी तथा दातृ निकायहरु धेरै नै क्रियाशील भएको पाएका छौं ।

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Awareness on Autism dismally low in Nepal

Awareness on autism dismally low in Nepal

"My child could not speak even though he seemed to have no other problem. I took him to a hospital for diagnosis, but the doctor could not establish the reason for my child's silence," said Rachana Ghimire, a nurse and mother of autistic child. "We found out five years later that our child was suffering from autism." "All that I knew about autism came from reading its definitions. But now I am well aware about the problem as I have been taking care of my own son who suffers from autism," she added.

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The role of mental health and psychosocial support nongovernmental organisations: reflections from post conflict Nepal

The role of mental health and psychosocial support nongovernmental organisations: reflections from post conflict Nepal

by Nawaraj Upadhaya, Nagendra P. Luitel, Suraj Koirala, Ramesh P. Adhikari, Dristy Gurung, Pragya Shrestha, Wietse A. Tol, Brandon A. Kohrt & Mark J.D. Jordans

Armed conflicts and other humanitarian crises impact mental health and psychosocial wellbeing. In contexts of overwhelming need and overstretched government health systems, nongovernmental organisations may play important roles.

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Pledge to save lives

Pledge to save lives

by ASHLEY HAGAMAN, KANCHAN RAWAT, DR. SAGUN BALLAV PANT

Suicide is tragic. But there is something everyone can do to help prevent it. Globally, nearly one million people die by suicide each year, and every incident of completed suicide is accompanied by an estimated 20 attempted acts. Institutions like the World Health Organisation (WHO) urge us all take up a role in combating suicide.

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