ISSN - Print: 2348-9995,
Journal of Geriatric Mental Health, a publication of Indian Association for Geriatric Mental Health, is a peer-reviewed online journal with Semiannual print on demand compilation of issues published. The journal’s full text is available online at http://www.jgmh.org The journal allows free access (Open Access) to its contents and permits authors to self-archive final accepted version of the articles on any OAI-compliant institutional / subject-based repository.
Journal of Geriatric Mental Health is an International Journal that aims to enhance the mental health care of elderly/geriatric subjects. The journal publishes original research articles, review articles, clinical practice reports, case report, commentaries, editorial, letter to the editor and special features on cutting-edge care of elderly patients.
January-June 2022| Vol 9| Issue 1
Catatonia in the elderly: Does it require attention!
Kahlbaum gave the concept of catatonia and considered it a distinct syndrome , characterized by behavioral, autonomic, and psychomotor abnormalities. Initially, catatonia was mainly underst...
Role of leisure activity in quality of life and meaning in life of male and female older adults
Context: India at present is experiencing a phenomenal increase in the number of older adults. Old age is marked by challenges across multiple domains of life. To overcome the challenges of o...
Home-based care of persons with dementia during COVID-19 pandemic: Caregivers' experiences
Background: Dementia is a neurocognitive disorder that contributes to a high caregiver burden. This article describes caregivers' experiences in providing care at home for persons with de...
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