Ask the Experts: Dr Thara of SCARF on Schizophrenia, Stigma and Conversations

By Amrita Tripathi Dr R Thara of the Schizophrenia Research Foundation, India (SCARF) answers some questions on schizophrenia, common myths and misconceptions and what people should know about the disorder. What are some of the things that have really stayed with you from your work at SCARF?  Experiences in dealing with patients and their families, […]

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Sociopaths and Emotional Abuse: Signs to Watch Out For

Editor’s Note: A Mumbai-based psychologist we spoke to says that she sees many more women who fall prey to men (usually men, according to her experience) who appear charming, but display “dark triad” traits, which includes psychopathic, everyday sadistic, narcissistic traits. We aren’t all conditioned to recognise emotional abuse for what it is. With what’s known as […]

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