Deepika’s foundation starts awareness program on depression
The Live Love Laugh Foundation of Bollywood actor Deepika Padukone that works on spreading awareness about mental health in India, has started an awareness programme on mental health for general physicians.
The programme is called More Than Just Sad and aims at helping doctors properly diagnose and treat symptoms of depressions in patients.
The foundation aims to reach out to 5000 doctors this year with reference material like videos, articles, quizzes and handouts.
Deepika has talked about experiencing bouts of depression openly in the past.