May 25, 2022 — A panel of experts discusses how substance abuse and alcohol addiction correlate with mental health issues, especially among adolescents and young adults. Participants include Dr. Pratima Murthy, director of the National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences; Dr. G. Shreekumar Menon, consultant for the United Nations Office for Drugs and Crimes; and Dr. Atul Ambekar, professor at National Drug Dependence Treatment Centre, AIIMS, New Delhi. Mumbai-based Consultant Psychiatrist Dr. Ashish Deshpande moderated the discussion. (1 hr., 28 min.)
This is the first of a three-part webinar series on mental health, in conjunction with Mental Health Awareness Month, sponsored by the Raika Godrej Trust.