Covid-19 is not just a public health crisis, it is also personal. We are all feeling the pressure. The ongoing uncertainties are manifold—how much worse the second wave of the pandemic will be, how many people will become ill, and how long it will be before we can get back to normal and resume our daily lives.
Once viewed as something of a taboo topic, mental health is an issue now high on everyone’s agenda. The stiff upper lip, look the other way attitudes of yesteryear have made way for a society more open to discussing such ‘delicate’ matters.