Articles, Research Articles / WHO, APA, APS Papers, Reports and Publications

  1. Relaxation Techniques for Stress Management by Dr. Sir Romesh Jayasinghe
  2. The Second Brain by Dr. Sir Romesh Jayasinghe
  3. Spirituality for Holistic Health and Wellness by Dr. Sir Romesh Jayasinghe
  4. A Short Interview with Dr. Sir Romesh Jayasinghe
  5. Depression in Sri Lanka Factsheet by WHO
  6. Managing Depression Using Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy (REBT)
  7. Depression – A Global Public Health Concern – WHO Paper
  8. Depression – Symptoms, Causes, Medications and Therapies
  9. Nutritional Interventions in Clinical Depression – Clinical Psychological Science, APS, USA
  10. WHO Preventing Suicide – A Resource for Counsellors
  11. What is your Emotional IQ, Ernst and Young, UK
  12. Talking Treatments – Factsheet by SANE, UK
  13. Introduction to Counselling – Open University of Malaysia (OUM)
  14. Suicide – What Therapists Need to Know – American Psychological Association, USA
  15. A Profile of Psychological Maladjustment in Sri Lankan School Children – Dr. Piyanjali de Zoysa
  16. The Stigma of Mental Illness in Sri Lanka: The Perspectives of Community Mental Health Workers
  17. Child and Youth Mental Health in Post-War Sri Lanka by Miyuru Chandradasa
    and K. A. L. A. Kuruppuarachchi
  18. The Practice of Mindfulness Based Behavior Therapy in Sri Lanka – Dr. Piyanjali de Zoysa
  19. Mental illness in the 21st Century – An Increasing Challenge for Europe – Guy Goodwin,
    University of Oxford 
  20. Psychologists and their Contributions
  21. Basic Counselling Skills – A guide for health workers in maternal care – Perinatal Mental Health Project, University of Cape Town, South Africa
  22. Counselling Psychology in Medical Settings -The Promising Role of Counselling Health Psychology – Evangelos C. Karademas, Department of Psychology, University of Crete, Greece 
  23. How to Overcome…Fear and Anxiety – Mental Health Foundation (UK)
  24. Anxiety and Anxiety Disorders
  25. Anxiety Disorders and Cellular Aging
  26. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) – An Information Guide
  27. Understanding the Disease of Addiction
  28. Internet Addiction Disorder (IAD) and Youth
  29. Eating Disorders and Addiction: Theory and Evidence
  30. Understanding Sleep Disorders – American Academy of Neurology
  31. All About Depression
  32. All About Anorexia
  33. All About Bulimia
  34. All About ADHD
  35. Holistic Health – Does It Really Include Mental Health? – University of Kentucky, USA
  36. An Overview of Schizophrenia – Information from the National Institute of Mental Health, USA
  37. Caring for Children and Adolescents with Mental Health Disorders – Setting WHO Directions
  38. Understanding Personality Disorders- Mind (UK) 2016
  39. Depression and its Treatment – Personalized Depression Therapy (PDT) by Dr. James N. Herndon
  40. The Side Effects of Common Psychiatric Drugs
  41. What is the Alternative to Psychotropic Drugs – White Paper
  42. Theories of Addiction – Causes and Maintenance of Addiction
  43. Understanding Suicide
  44. Suicide – What Therapists Need to Know, Lisa Firestone, PhD., APA Education Directorate, USA
  45. Suicide First Aid Guidelines for Sri Lanka: a Delphi Consensus Study – Saranga A. De Silva et al. International Journal of Mental Health Systems (2016) 
  46. Preventing Suicide – a Community Engagement Toolkit – WHO, 2018
  47. Preventing Suicide – a Resource at Work, WHO, 2006
  48. Common Mental Disorders Among Adult Members of ‘left-behind’ International Migrant Worker Families in Sri Lanka. – Siriwardhana et al.; licensee BioMed Central. 2015 
  49. Prevention of Mental Disorders Requires Action on Adverse Childhood Experiences – Anthony F Jorm and Roger T Mulder (ANZJP) – 2018
  50. Understanding Fear
  51. What is an Addiction Disorder?
  52. Your Brain and How it Works
  53. Causes of Mental and Psychiatric Disorders
  54. The Reality of Mental Illness – co-authored with Ronald W. Pies, M.D. 
  55. Adolescent Mental Health Disorders – Child Trends (2013)
  56. What is Borderline Personality Disorder?
  57. Integrative Mental Health – The Future of Holistic Mental Health Treatment
  58. PTSD Symptoms and Therapies
  59. Clinical Depression – Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment Options
  60. Anger Management Workbook
  61. Understanding Drug Use and Addiction -National Institute on Drug Abuse, USA
  62. 20 Different  Definitions of European Psychotherapy – Courtenay Young
  63. Psychopathology in the 21st Century -WFSBP CONSENSUS PAPER, World Journal of Biological Psychiatry, 2010; 11: 844–851 
  64. Topics in Human Sexuality – Sexual Disorders and Sex Therapy
  65. The Psychotherapy of Sexual Disorders
  66. Acute and Transient Psychiatric Disorders, A. Marneros, F. Pillman,
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Martin-Luther University, Halle-Wittenberg, Germany
  67. Solutions for Better Mental Health, CCHR (Citizens Commission on Human Rights), USA
  68. Ethics in the Practice of Clinical Psychology
  69. [WPFD2017 Jakarta] Trauma Counseling for Journalists – H. E. Consul General Gowri Ananthan (IMH Diplomate and Former IMH Student)
  70. What Resets Our Nervous System After Trauma
  71. The Enteric Nervous System: A Second Brain – Michael D. Gershon
  72. World Mental Health Support and the effect of Stigma and Discrimination
  73. WHO-Depression and Other Common Mental Disorders – Global Health Estimates 2017
  74. The Role of Counselling and Psychotherapy in Improving the Public’s Health and Wellbeing -Executive Summary Report-2013, BACP, UK
  75. Diabetes and Mental Health
  76. Options for improving access to Counselling, Psychotherapy and Psychological Services -Mental Health Commission of Canada, June 2017
  77. The Bioplasma Field – Campbell M. Gold
  78. The New Psychology of Love – Robert J. Sternberg and Karin Weis
  79. Counselling and Mental Health Care of Transgender Adults and Loved Ones – (Canada), Walter Bockting, PhD, Gail Knudson, MD, MPE, FRCPC, Joshua Mira Goldberg
  80. WHO – Mental Health Action Plan 2013 – 2020
  81. Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR), 1948 – United Nations (English version)