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Sumanth Mallikarjuna Majgi

In April 2019 I attended the SNEHA ( suicide update conference, at Chennai, India. This was a great opportunity to hear about recent developments in research and practice for suicide and suicide prevention, from around the world.

Publication date: 27 June 2019

Do internet and mobile-based therapies for self-injurious thoughts and behaviour help?

Internet and mobile technology is changing the way we think about healthcare and intervention. This is the case not just for physical but also mental health. Psychological therapies for prevalent mental health difficulties including depression and anxiety can be delivered via internet websites and through mobile-phone applications (referred to as eHealth and mHealth, respectively) and evidence suggests such approach can be beneficial.

Publication date: 11 June 2019

Awareness on Self-Harm for Primary Health Centre Doctors

Primary Health Centres are the government owned health units that cater to the basic health needs of the rural population. These centres are the first point of contact for the health services in the rural area. Primary health centres have one or two doctors who attend to the patients who come to the respective areas.

Publication date: 28 May 2019