Dr.Hansal Bhachech is one of the most renowned and respected psychiatrists in western India. He is a Psychiatrist by profession and author by passion. He is a popular column writer in a renowned Gujarati newspaper, “Gujarat samachar”. He is a guest writer in many news papers and magazines. His interactive website (www.malefemale.in) on relationship, sex and mental health problem is very popular across the world. Dr Bhachech has penned 15 books on mental health and relationship issues and is one of the most widely read Gujarati author.His books are on male-female relationships and its psychology, mental disorders, stress and its management, drug addiction, Depression, Schizophrenia, Common sexual myths etc. He was feted with ‘Ravishankar Maharaj Vyasan Nishedh Puraskar’ for his book on drug addiction.
Dr Bhachech has made valuable contribution in creating awareness and removing stigma amongst the masses about mental health. His trail-blazing work optimally used mass media and attempted to bust myths associated with mental health through live speeches and lectures, workshops, talk shows, newspapers articles and columns, blog, social media, radio, TV, drama and movies. He pioneered the trend of Health Columns by doctors in mainstream newspapers. Dr Bhachech has given more than 200 TV interviews, radio talks, magazine inputs and newspaper interviews. He has conceptualized radio serial on mental health (13 episodes) and on alcohol & drugs (26 episodes) aired on All India Radio. He has given more than 400 lectures on local, state, zonal, national and international platforms in over 20 countries.
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His writings are realistic, humorous and full of wisdom. It will stimulate your thinking and bring positive change in your life for sure.
Dr Bhachech, a member of the Mental Health Authority of Gujarat since 2002, who now runs a successful practice of psychiatry, at Navrangpura and Maninagar, in the city of western India, Ahmdabad