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Mind Over Matter—Sitting Down With Amigo

Mental Health plays an indispensable role in our lives. If ignored, it takes a toll on our psyche and interpersonal relationships. To destigmatise the conversation around mental health, The MIT Post sat down with the founders of Amigo, an organisation that aims to democratise mental healthcare in India.

Bio-Secure Bubble—Sports in the Pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic has created a massive shift in daily activities. With nearly every part of functional society being affected, paradigm transformations have been implemented in all sectors. Sports too has not been immune to this transition has executed several changes. This article visits sporting events behind closed doors.

Controlled By Food—Cognizance for Eating Disorders

“You’ve been criticizing yourself for years, and it hasn’t worked. Try approving of yourself and see what happens.” – Louise Hay. With the highest mortality rate amongst all mental health issues, the eating disorder is one of the most neglected. Read more to uncover the intricacies of this highly complex disease that has puzzled experts around the globe.

Let’s Talk—AIESEC’s World Cafe on Mental Health

In this mighty labyrinth of a world, we often stumble along dead ends and lose ourselves in that maze. Instead of offering help, society turns a blind eye to this mental struggle. This talk raises questions on how to navigate through those struggles and move forward and counter the stigma around mental health.

Revels’20—Human Library

The Human Library showcased a plethora of people from various walks of life akin to books, sharing their stories. As the speakers covered topics ranging from mental health and loss to discovering oneself, it helped attendees expand their own worldview and gain novel perspectives.

Breaking Down Walls—Verse by Student Support Centre

On 13th September 2019, the Student Support Centre organised an evening of poetry and music with the theme—Conversations Through Rhythm. The event allowed the gathering to express their feelings, and talk about experiences that were close to their heart in a safe and supportive environment.

Revels’19—Human Library

The Human Library was an event conducted for the first time in Manipal during Revels’19. Looking to provide a platform for real, difficult and unconventional conversations between the ‘readers’ and ‘books’, the event was well received by the students and helped open up topics including prejudices, social exclusion and mental health problems.

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