The Hindu features story on CGMH project VISHRAM

16 January 2013

The Hindu, one of India's leading newspapers has recently featured a story on the CGMH’s project Vidarbha Stress and Health Programme (VISHRAM), being led by Centre co-director, Dr. Vikram Patel. VISHRAM is a four-year community-based programme for the promotion of mental health and prevention and management of psycho-social distress and mental disorders in agricultural communities in the Vidarbha region — Amaravati and Wardha districts. While in Amaravati, it is being implemented by Prakriti, in Wardha, it is being run by Watershed Organisation Trust with technical support from Sangath. The article in the Hindu provides more details about VISHRAM and how it seeks to deal with mental health problems in the Vidarbha region.

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