EDITION 21 : BRAIN STORM

BRAIN STORM

Chronicles of a Neurotypical Survivor

Shift away from the normal: See through the lenses of the 'different'. Learn about the syndromes, stigmas, perspectives and the quest for mind power scrutinized by a not so-normal director Nitish Nadkarni

The Parchment

-Nitish Nadkarni It began with the forging of the Great Hope Few were given to the old, the desolate and the destitute Few to the adults, the...

Credentials

I would like to thank Dr. Raviteja Innamuri, Dr. Suranjana Basak and Saniya Sahasrabuddhe for providing me an opportunity to be the director for...

Let’s Talk About Mental Illness

-Nivedita Sudheer The WHO defines Health "as a state of complete physical, mental and emotional well being and not merely an absence of disease or...

The Fregoli Delusion

-Ankit Raj What if your professor, your friend and your driver was in fact the same person, who was constantly altering his appearance in order...

Inside the BLUE WHALE quagmire

-Dr. Raviteja Innamuri Starting with the Harlem shake, then the ALS Ice bucket challenge, we as an internet savvy generation have been witnessing several social...

Arbor Vitae - Strengthen your Roots

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When I Panicked…

-Mannat Kaur Bhatia I recently watched a show where some clown character declared “generalised anxiety disorder is crap, grow up its called LIFE”. Except while...

Fear And Phobia

-Susmita Reddy I fear tall buildings Coz in them, I see elevators The CLOSED SPACE makes me cry Yes, I am Claustrophobic.   I fear food lying on the floor Coz...

Dementia- Knave Of Memories

-Ahana Sen “The hardest thing is watching somebody you love forget that they love you...” I was in the fifth standard when my grandmother came to...

Shouts and Murmurs

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Adventures Of A High Functioning Sociopath

-Anwesha Singh It’s his mind with tales abound That works wonders, versus the stream Eyes that loiter in every street around With the gift of a happy childish...

The Devil’s Kiss

-Vinay Samant A cold winter night made his desire for coffee more spirited. Walking away from the table as he approached the cafeteria, his desire...

Wave Away The Blues…

-Geeta Sundar She sat in front of me. Head hung, tears on her face, an eerie silence filling the room. I gave her the time...

Electroconvulsive Therapy-A Necessary Evil

-Ripudaman Bajwa So let’s begin by paying our tribute to the typical evil stepmother of Bollywood that along with her heinous laugh used Electroconvulsive Therapy...

The Dilemma of Gender Dysphoria

-Shreeya Mashelkar His hands struggled to grasp at the window pane above. Feet slipping against the concrete grey wall. The latch of the broken lock...

What iF tHEre wAs NO tiTLE…?.

-Nitish Nadkarni WILL YOU STILL READ IT? Even if my fonts don’t fit as per the rules of the article you are reading? HA  HAA AHA...

A Tale Of A Drama Queen

-Ruchira Dhoke I like to be the center of attention. I am attractive, sensitive, and impulsive. I dress to impress. I am a very sensitive...

Victims of Cyberbullying

-Maithreyi Chappidi I was bullied as a child. I didn’t even know that there was a name for what was happened until much later -...

Artificial Intelligence is here, where are you?

-Chaitalee Ghosalkar Recently, the news of Facebook Artificial Intelligence Agents creating their own language made headlines. The resultant panic was so immense, that the social...

50 Shades Of Grey-A Psychiatric Review

-Amogh Nadkarni A tale of emancipation or planting the seed towards unhealthy relationships? Freud, the German psychoanalyst with whose quote I begin the discussion, was a...

Lexi Amma - Pure motherly love

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LexTeam

LexTeam   Editor-In-Chief:  Dr. Sonali Mehta Assistant Editors: Amogh Nadkarni Radhika Ramesh Dr. Susmita Reddy Administrative Officer: Nitish Nadkarni Founders and Advisors: Dr. Suranjana Basak Dr. Raviteja Innamuri Dr. Sakhi Shah Dr. Abhijeet Sharma Teams: Blogging...