About Tannika Majumdar Batra

Tannika is 32 years old and a freelance interior designer living in Kolkata, India, with her husband and brother as her support system. Fighting bipolar disorder, depression, anxiety and PTSD since her mother died when she was 20, she now shares her story and her experiences with mental illness in hopes of reaching out to others and helping them share their stories on her website www.hopeisgood.in, spreading mental health awareness. She hopes her experiences with bipolar disorder will help others cope with their illness. You can usually find her in her superhero t-shirts, binge watching favourite shows, and Instagramming.

What it is like to live with Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia is a disease where the person suffering is unable to differentiate between what’s real and what’s not. Early onset schizophrenia generally

Tale of Addiction.

Eyes Wide Closed

To tell the truth, I didn’t really want to write anymore. Writing everyday, seems a little rushed, dull, and a little narcissistic.

Writing: Happy Ending of a Housewife

Life is full of surprises; and shockers too. My life has a strong affinity towards shockers. I was not the nice homely

What it is like to live with Anxiety Disorder.

“There are six major types of anxiety disorders, each with their own distinct symptom profile: generalized anxiety disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, panic disorder

What it is like to live with Depression.

To tell the story of what it is like to live with any kind of depression, you have to go through it.

Hope is Good

I have finally started the Mental Health Awareness campaign I have wanted to for so long. My hope is that my word