Anisha Padukone talks about signs & symptoms we can look out for, creating safe spaces for our loved ones, the difference that discussing mental illness openly can bring, and raising awareness about the fact that mental illness is just like any other illness.
Anisha Padukone talks about her role as a caregiver in her sister’s journey with mental health, why it’s important to use the correct jargon when approaching someone with mental health, and the importance of seeking professional help.
Anisha Padukone sheds light on the fact that 1 in 5 people in India suffer from one or more mental illnesses.
After a successful launch in Delhi, the MAKERS India hosted their first Meet Up at Verizon Media in Bangalore.
When: Thursday, October 31, 11 am at the Verizon Media cafe, Bengaluru.
Anisha Padukone will be a guest at the first MAKERS India meet-up! Anisha is a professional golf player and Director of The Live Love Laugh Foundation. Along with her sister, actress Deepika Padukone (founder of Live Love Laugh), she has been working actively to destigmatise mental health illnesses across the country.
The discussion with Anisha was on Mental Health: Shedding Light on New Perspectives.
This was an invite-only event and is closed for public participation. However, our MAKERS India uawea were able to tune into the entire program LIVE on Facebook. So make sure you follow MAKERS India on FB and Twitter and share with your friends socially!
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