Dr Suraj Bhan Award- Best Innovative Practice in the Field of Mental Health

Dr Suraj Bhan Award- Best Innovative Practice in the Field of Mental Health

Dr T S Sathyanarayana Rao was presented with ‘PARIVARTAN AWARD: Dr Suraj Bhan Award- Best Innovative Practice in the Field of Mental Health on 9 th December 2017 at Chandigarh. The article titled “Rainbow logic: Innovative practice of incorporating sexuality and relationship issues in disability management and rehabilitation of mentally ill” was selected by award committee. In ‘rainbow’ there are seven colors and each is important.  Like in ‘rainbow’, sex, sexuality and relational issues are equally important in every one’s life in general and in disabled, in particular.  The logic review covered the available literature and own novel, innovative approaches adopted concerning the above aspects, both at the level of general population and the institutional clients.