It’s Time for a More Humane Approach to Mental Health Care

India’s mental health laws may be progressive, but they need implementation.

written by
Ara Johannes
Apr 6, 2019
mental health in india
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AuthorAra Johannes

Ara Johannes is a Communications Manager at Mariwala Health Initiative. She holds a Masters Degree in Health and Non-Profit Communications from Johns Hopkins University and a Bachelors Degree in Anthropology from the University of Kansas. Ara has over a decade of work experience in communications for development organizations — across sectors including maternal & child health, women’s rights and strategic philanthropy, among others. She is passionate about using communications to illustrate stories of transformation, give voice to those on the margins and rally people to a common purpose.