Mental Trauma

  • It's difficult for a rape survivor to deal with the trauma: Psychiatrists December 25, 2012

    Mumbai: Even as the nation prays for the 23-year-old gangrape survivor in Delhi, psychiatrists tell CNN-IBN that it could take quite some time to deal with the emotional trauma. The extensive media coverage could also trigger trauma in other rape survivors. When asked what is the road of recovery like...
  • Healing burns psychologically, via telephone December 20, 2010

    New Delhi: Severe burn injuries leave behind scars -- not only physical but in the victim's mind too. The Burn Eradication Project, which now hopes to begin operations in India, aims at reducing the fear of burns and the psychological after-effects by counselling people over telephone. Marja Pronk, global coordinator of...
  • Hit hard by financial turmoil? Don't panic, say docs November 18, 2008

    New Delhi: Rajendra Gupta, a businessman from Helimandi, Haryana committed suicide on Sunday, after losing Rs 80 lakh in the stock markets. DCP South Gurgaon, Inder Singh Saini said that Gupta committed suicide using his wife's saree. "He wrote a note saying he had lost Rs 80 lakh and that his...