Positive Mental Health

Positive mental health is a state of psychological well-being and optimal functioning. After decades of activity in understanding mental illness and developing interventions for alleviation of psychological suffering, psychologists have realized the efforts to conceptualize positive mental health and optimal human functioning lagged behind the work on mental illness. What began as a small, pocket-sized … Continue reading Positive Mental Health


Larry Brilliant on Optimism

2006 TED Prize winner Dr. Larry Brilliant has spent his career solving the ills of today -- from overseeing the last smallpox cases to saving millions from blindness -- and building technologies of the future. Now, as executive director of Google.org, he's redefining how we solve the world's biggest problems. Larry Brilliant's career path, as … Continue reading Larry Brilliant on Optimism

Presentation on Positive Mental Health

  Click Full screen & view it large. This was the presentation I did in the yesterday's program. With the upcoming World Mental Health Day on Oct 10, a lot of people in the next few days will be talking and discussing about mental health but being focused upon mental disorders and their solutions. I … Continue reading Presentation on Positive Mental Health