“Darpan” – A Self-Introspection on Women’s Mental Health

  • Manjiri Ketkar Maslekar Department of Soft Skill & Aptitude, JAIN (Deemed-to-be University) & i-Nurture Education Solutions Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore, Karnataka- 560052, India
Keywords: Women’s mental health, Asymptomatic, Reproductive age, Career age

Abstract

Women’s mental health is a crucial and important aspect in her overall well-being but neglected as it is often asymptomatic. It is interesting to reflect on mental health for a woman who has multiple responsibilities - Her own, family, career, and responsibilities to the community and the impact it has on women career continuity and career progression. The ideal situation would be all for all groups to be partners and stakeholders in the same so that women can balance career along with other responsibilities. The article throws light on how postponing the career opportunities of women become a hurdle for her to restart her career and pacify her passion and how it affects the mental wellbeing.

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Published
2020-09-14
How to Cite
Manjiri Ketkar Maslekar, M. K. M. (2020). “Darpan” – A Self-Introspection on Women’s Mental Health. Journal of Multidisciplinary Research in Healthcare, 6(2), 37-40. https://doi.org/10.15415/jmrh.2020.62005
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