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. Peh CX, Kua EH, Mahendran R. 2016 May. Hope, emotion regulation, and psychosocial well-being in patients newly diagnosed with cancer. Support Care Cancer. 24(5):1955-62. doi: 10.1007/s00520-015-2989-x. 26476626.
  • 2. Mahendran R, Lim HA, Tan JY, Chua SM, Winslow M. 2016 Mar. Salvia divinorum: An overview of the usage, misuse, and addiction processes. Asia Pac Psychiatry. 8(1):23-31. doi: 10.1111/appy.12225. 26617400.
  • 3. Tan JY, Lim HA, Kuek NM, Kua EH, Mahendran R. 2015 Dec. Caring for the caregiver while caring for the patient: exploring the dyadic relationship between patient spirituality and caregiver quality of life. Support Care Cancer. 23(12):3403-6. doi: 10.1007/s00520-015-2920-5. 26335405.
  • 4. Chee KY, Tripathi A, Avasthi A, Chong MY, Sim K, Yang SY, Glover S, Xiang YT, Si TM, Kanba S, He YL, Lee MS, Chiu HF, Kuga H, Mahendran R, Udormatn P, Kallivayalil RA, Tanra AJ, Maramis M, Shinfuku N, Shen WW, Tan CH, Sartorius N. 2015 Dec. International study on antidepressant prescription pattern at 40 major psychiatric institutions and hospitals in Asia: A 10-year comparison study. Asia Pac Psychiatry. 7(4):366-74. doi: 10.1111/appy.12176. 25706498.
  • 5. Rawtaer I, Mahendran R, Yu J, Fam J, Feng L, Kua EH. 2015 Sep. Psychosocial interventions with art, music, Tai Chi and mindfulness for subsyndromal depression and anxiety in older adults: A naturalistic study in Singapore. Asia Pac Psychiatry. 7(3):240-50. doi: 10.1111/appy.12201. 26178378.