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The Art and Science of Happiness

If “What do you want from life?” was a question posed on the game Family Feud, nine out of ten people would say “to be happy.” Even though most people want to seek happiness in their lives, few really know what true happiness is. From the Greek philosopher Aristotle, to the father of psychoanalysis Sigmund [...]

2020-09-10T22:43:33-04:00August 14th, 2020|Mental Health|

How My Brother Defined Mental Health Awareness

Photo by Roshnai Bhowal Mohit’s Story Not a single one of Mohit’s friends ever thought this could happen to Mohit. As a quiet, brilliant, and engaging soul, he inspired me and everyone around him. People used words such as profound, cultured and teacherly to describe Mohit. Even though we live in a culture in which [...]

2020-08-08T14:49:20-04:00July 31st, 2020|Suicide|

Developing Resilience during the Covid-19 Pandemic

Every generation since time immemorial has faced a signature stressor during the lifetime. 100 years back our forefathers had the Spanish Flu in 1918. Subsequently there was World War II, the Vietnam War, the Gulf War, the September 11, 2001 catastrophe followed by the Iraq and Afghanistan wars. Besides these, mankind is also faced with [...]

2020-06-22T22:41:38-04:00June 22nd, 2020|Stress|

Losing a Loved one to Suicide – Struggle with the Aftermath

Most of us have been touched by suicide. There are roughly 42,000 suicides every year in the U.S. Some have lost a young child, some lost a parent, a brother, a sister, a colleague, a friend or a classmate. In a recent survey conducted by SAMHIN, 30 percent of individuals who took the survey knew [...]

2020-09-10T22:45:45-04:00June 13th, 2020|Suicide|