Source: Bangalore, India: Vishwas Society for Mental Health. 100p. SIEC No: 19940610

Bangalore reportedly has the highest suicide rate in India. This manual for volunteer workers of VISHWAS, an organization serving the mental health needs of the community, provides an orientation to mental health, human personality, perception & bias, communication skills, & counselling skills. It provides information on how to deal with callers & handle specific kinds of situations such as possible suicide, marital discord, bereavement, depression, sexual problems, & affective disorders.