For peace of mind

Titled, “For peace of mind”, this fortnight’s Mind Matters column of the Editor-in-Chief of the Open Journal of Psychiatry & Allied Sciences (OJPAS®), Shyamanta Das in Horizon, the Friday supplement with The Assam Tribune discusses the commentary, ‘The cacophony of emotions in a mental health professional from the isolation ward during coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic’ by Mythili Hazarika and published in the July-December 2020, Volume 11 Issue 2 of OJPAS®.

Emotional turmoils of a new mother

This fortnight’s Mind Matters column of the Editor-in-Chief of the Open Journal of Psychiatry & Allied Sciences (OJPAS®), Shyamanta Das in Horizon, the Friday supplement with The Assam Tribune, titled “Emotional turmoils of a new mother” highlights the original article, ‘Postpartum depression and associated risk factors: a descriptive study in tertiary care teaching hospital’ by Marami Baishya and Bornali Das, and published in July-December 2020, Volume 11 Issue 2 of OJPAS®.

Brief cognitive behavioural intervention for psychosis

Efficacy of brief cognitive behavioural intervention for the treatment of psychosis: a case report” by Pritha Roy and Susmita Halder is the new Advance Online Publication of the Open Journal of Psychiatry & Allied Sciences (OJPAS®).

About schizophrenia

Titled “About schizophrenia”, this fortnight’s Mind Matters column of the Editor-in-Chief of the Open Journal of Psychiatry & Allied Sciences (OJPAS®), Shyamanta Das in Horizon, the Friday supplement with The Assam Tribune focuses on the original article, “Disability and socio-occupational functioning in persons with schizophrenia” by Pomi Mahanta, Sonia P. Deuri, and Indrajeet Banerjee, and published in the July-December 2020, Volume 11 Issue 2 of OJPAS®.

Family burden among caregivers of alcohol dependence

Family burden among caregivers of alcohol dependence: a cross-sectional study” by Sunila Rathee, Vinay Kumar, Bhupendra Singh, Priti Singh, and Rajiv Gupta is the new Advance Online Publication in the Open Journal of Psychiatry & Allied Sciences (OJPAS®).

Women and their mental wellbeing

Titled ‘Women and their mental wellbeing’, this fortnight’s Mind Matters column of the Editor-in-Chief of the Open Journal of Psychiatry & Allied Sciences (OJPAS®), Shyamanta Das in Horizon, the Friday supplement with The Assam Tribune covers the original article, “Exploration of life events and perceived stress in female patients admitted in the psychiatry department of a tertiary care hospital” by Lakshmi Borgohain, Dhrubajyoti Bhuyan, and Sudhanshu Chandel, and published in the July-December 2020, Volume 11 Issue 2 of OJPAS®.

Schizophrenia and its statistics

The fortnightly Mind Matters column of the Editor-in-Chief of the Open Journal of Psychiatry & Allied Sciences (OJPAS®), Shyamanta Das, titled “Schizophrenia and its statistics” in Horizon, the Friday supplement with The Assam Tribune highlights the original article, “Symptoms of schizophrenia and regularity in treatment: a stochastic analysis” by Sangeeta Barthakur and published in the July-December 2020, Volume 11 Issue 2 of OJPAS®.

Psychiatric illness among prisoners

Titled “Psychiatric illness among prisoners”, this fortnight’s Mind Matters column of the Editor-in-Chief of the Open Journal of Psychiatry & Allied Sciences (OJPAS®), Shyamanta Das in Horizon, the Friday supplement with The Assam Tribune, highlights the original article, “A study on prevalence of psychiatric morbidity and substance abuse among prisoners” by Suryanarayana Raju Tirumani, Bodhi Sri Vidya Vennam, and Radharani Seepana, and published in the July-December 2020, Volume 11 Issue 2 of OJPAS®.

Expressions of sentiment analysis

Shyamanta Das, the Editor-in-Chief of the Open Journal of Psychiatry & Allied Sciences (OJPAS®) focuses on “A review on sentiment analysis in psychomedical diagnosis” by Monali Kishor Patil, Nandini Chaudhari, Ram Bhavsar, and BV Pawar, and published in the July-December 2020, Volume 11 Issue 2 of OJPAS® in the fortnightly Mind Matters column, titled “Expressions of sentiment analysis” in Horizon, the Friday supplement with The Assam Tribune.

Entomophagy and coprophagy in alcohol use disorder

Entomophagy and coprophagy in alcohol use disorder: a rare psychopathology” by Purushottam Jangid, Aparna Goyal, Anirudh Bhushan, and Sujata Sethi is the new Advance Online Publication of the Open Journal of Psychiatry & Allied Sciences (OJPAS®).