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