Rathi Mahendran

Mahendran Rathi

  • Associate Professor, Department of Psychological Medicine
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Clinical Lead, Medical Education, National University Health System
Academic Qualifications
  • MBBS, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MMed (Psych), National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • FAMS, Academy of Medicine, Singapore
  • MMedEd, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Research Interest(s)
  • Psycho-social interventions for the Elderly
Recent Publications
  • 1. Picco L, Seow E, Chua BY, Mahendran R, Verma S, Chong SA, Subramaniam M. 2017 Dec. Recognition of mental disorders: findings from a cross-sectional study among medical students in Singapore. BMJ Open. 7(12):e019038. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-019038.
  • 2. Tan JYS, Lam KFY, Lim HA, Chua SM, Kua EH, Griva K, Mahendran R. 2017 Dec. Post-intervention sustainability of a brief psycho-educational support group intervention for family caregivers of cancer patients. Asia Pac Psychiatry. doi: 10.1111/appy.12305.
  • 3. Yu J, Mahendran R, Abdullah FNM, Kua EH, Feng L. 2017 Dec. Self-reported sleep problems among the elderly: A latent class analysis. Psychiatry Research. 258:415-420. doi: 10.1016/j.psychres.2017.08.078.
  • 4. Zhong XM, Wang F, Zhang Q, Ungvari GS, Ng CH, Chiu HFK, Si TM, Sim K, Avasthi A, Grover S et al. 2017 Nov. Concurrent benzodiazepine use in older adults treated with antidepressants in Asia. International Psychogeriatrics. 1-7. doi: 10.1017/S1041610217002563.
  • 5. Yu J, Lim HY, Abdullah FNDOM, Chan HM, Mahendran R, Ho R, Kua EH, Power MJ, Feng L. 2017 Nov. Directional associations between memory impairment and depressive symptoms: data from a longitudinal sample and meta-analysis. Psychol Med. 1-9. doi: 10.1017/S0033291717003154.