ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Role of Memoirs in Reducing the Stigma of Mental Illness in India

How reading about mental illness in the form of memoirs encourages us to reimagine our understanding and get past the popular stigmatised depictions of mental illness in India is explored in this article. This information can come to the aid of medical enthusiasts, psychologists, psychoanalysts, and even educators in considering the subjective dimensions of the experience of mental illness apart from the results of scientific inquiry and reducing the stigma of mental illness in India.

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