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Introducing the Bioethics Summer Program

Bad governance remains a prevalent issue in business environments, including within the dynamic tapestry of Pakistan’s organisational landscape. While the impact of harmful governance is well-documented in the form of low morale, decreased productivity, high turnover rate, and much more, how exactly are bad leaders formed and how can we protect ourselves from the adverse consequences of intergenerational governance?

Cycle of Bad Governance: Unlearning for a Better Future

Bad governance remains a prevalent issue in business environments, including within the dynamic tapestry of Pakistan’s organisational landscape. While the impact of harmful governance is well-documented in the form of low morale, decreased productivity, high turnover rate, and much more, how exactly are bad leaders formed and how can we protect ourselves from the adverse consequences of intergenerational governance?

9th Global Mental Health Research Capacity and Capability Programme with Refreshing Mind 15th to 24th April 2024, Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE) Cultivating Resilience: A Philosophical Exploration of the synergy between Training, Traveling, Learning and My Journey with PILL

Joined PILL as a Research Assistant, now co-lead Evidence Synthesis. Managed 45 reviews, led meetings, and developed leadership skills. Mentored by Dr. Mujeeb Masud and Mr. Usman. Oversaw data governance in Peshawar and Karachi offices. Selected for UAE mental health program, broadening horizons through international exchange.

A guide to Presentation Ethics for Navigating Ethical Landscape

I recently presented research on the mental health of breast cancer survivors, highlighting the need for ethical considerations in public communication. Effective presentations should emphasize truthfulness, inclusivity, and respect, fostering a positive impact on society.

Navigating Ethical and Clinical Dilemmas in the Treatment of Borderline Personality Disorder: Challenges for Mental Health Professionals

Navigating ethical and clinical dilemmas in treating Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) is challenging for mental health professionals. Balancing the need for patient autonomy and the potential risks of disclosing a BPD diagnosis requires careful consideration, open communication, and collaboration to prioritize patient well-being.

Ethical considerations at the End-of-life care in low and middle income countries (LMICs)

Ethical challenges in end-of-life care require balancing patient autonomy with cultural beliefs. Collaborative efforts involving healthcare teams, patients, and families are essential for decision-making. Despite challenges in low and middle-income countries, initiatives by organizations like WHO and local NGOs aim to improve access to palliative care and raise awareness about dignified end-of-life care.

Adolescents and Parents: Navigating Ethical Dilemmas in the Relationship Dynamic

Navigating ethical dilemmas in parent-teen relationships during adolescence is crucial for mental health interventions. Balancing autonomy with parental guidance and respecting privacy fosters trust and resilience. Cultivating strong family bonds and providing access to mental health resources are vital for adolescent well-being, emphasizing the ethical imperative of supporting healthy relationship dynamics.

Psychopharmacology

Psychopharmacology

Media Studies & Communications

Media shapes societal perceptions of mental health through its portrayal of individuals with mental illnesses…

Nutrition & MH

Nutrition plays a significant role in mental health, influencing mood, cognition, and overall well-being…

Religion & Spirituality

Religious teachings often provide a moral and ethical framework that guides individuals’ behavior. Following…

Neurodiversity

Neurodiversity refers to the concept of having diverse neurological differences that are a result of normal…

Self harm & Suicide

If you or someone you know is struggling with thoughts of self-harm or suicide, it’s essential to seek help…

Forensic Mental Health

The mental health system is the network of people and services that care for people with mental illness…

Community Engagement and Involvement Group (CEIG)

To promote human-centered community engagement and involvement that respects all communities’ cultural…

Evidence Synthesis

We are a team of researchers and mental health professionals dedicated to providing high-quality evidence…

Arts & Humanities

Arts for the Blues Is a ‘new evidence based creative psychosocial therapy for depression’, and…

Department of Biostatics

The Department of Biostatistics at PILL has been regularly conducting workshops on various topics including…

Parental & Maternal MH

Implementing low-cost Learning through Play (LTP) Plus group Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) for mothers…

Center of Health Economics Research

Economics is the study of insufficiency of resources. Health economics is a combination of two fields – economics…

Digital Mental Health

Digital Health is the use of Information and Communication technologies (ICT) to treat and serve the communities…

Global Ethics Learning

Pakistan Institute of Living and Learning (PILL) is committed to upholding and maintaining the highest quality…

Women Mental Health

Women’s mental health encompasses a range of issues and concerns specific to women, influenced by…

Implementation Science

Implementation science is a multidisciplinary field that focuses on the study of methods and strategies to promote…

Psychological Medicine

The field of psychological medicines aims at improving medical care by focusing on psychological domains…

Update 3

A mood disorder, also referred to as an affective disorder, is a condition that severely impacts mood and its…

Update 2

A mood disorder, also referred to as an affective disorder, is a condition that severely impacts mood and its…

Update 1

A mood disorder, also referred to as an affective disorder, is a condition that severely impacts mood and its…

Eating, Sexual Dysfunction & Gender Disorders

We want to know, what we feel is why we feel? We are mostly concerned about our emotional states, where…

Disassociation & Somatic Symptoms

Dissociative disorders are mental disorders that involve experiencing a disconnection and lack of continuity between…

Mood Disorders

A mood disorder, also referred to as an affective disorder, is a condition that severely impacts mood and its…

Neurodevelopmental Disorders

Neurodevelopmental disorders are based on a neurological cause. These are mainly associated with…

Personality Disorders

Disorders of personality are a category of mental illnesses. These have long-term cycles of dysfunctional…

Child And Adolescents Mental Health

Conducting research, synthesizing evidence, and raising awareness about child and adolescent mental health…

Substance Use Related and Addiction Disorders

Substance misuse is not a personality or character problem; it is a health related problem. Substance use disorder…

Neurocognitive Disorders Older-Adults Mental Health

Dementia, can be defined as deterioration in mental ability which can interfere with daily life main symptoms…

At-Risk Mental State (ARMS)

The division of ARMS and Psychosis is one of the active divisions of research in ARMS and Psychotic spectrum…

Anxiety/OCD/Trauma

We want to know, what we feel is why we feel? We are mostly concerned about our emotional states, where…