230: Why It’s NOT Selfish to Take Care of Your Mental Health with Karishma Patel

by neeta bhushan


Hey there, beautiful souls! Welcome to another enlightening episode of The Brave Table Podcast. Today, we have a special guest, Karishma Patel, host of the inspiring “It’s Not Selfish” podcast. As a devoted caretaker to her visually impaired sister, Karishma’s journey is a testament to the transformative power of self-love and mental health. She shares how her passion for fitness on social media evolved into a mission of helping others find and embrace their own self-worth.

Together, we’re spilling all the tea on mental health, breaking cultural taboos, and discussing the importance of creating safe spaces for vital conversations about mental and emotional well-being, especially within the brown community. So, pull up a seat and join us for this heartfelt discussion on self-love, mental wellness, and the powerful journey of taking care of ourselves!

What you’ll get out of this episode… 

Discover the complexities of caretaking and its impact on mental wellness

The importance of self-love as a selfless act

Breaking societal norms and expectations, especially within the brown community

Why openness and vulnerability in navigating mental health struggles

How can society change its attitude towards behavioral health

Importance of creating a supportive and open community for discussing mental health issues

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Ep.#226 Healing From Trauma Through Self-Discovery and Inner Work with Sara Al Madani  (Apple | Spotify)

Dr. Neeta Bhushan is a former cosmetic dentist turned best-selling author, international speaker, serial entrepreneur, advocate of mental health & emotional health, and leadership coach. Founder of the Global GRIT Institute and author of the best-selling books Emotional GRIT & The Book of Coaching, Neeta left her large dentistry practice to journey across 45 countries, researching and immersing herself in the field of human behavior health, self-help, and personal development. Her pursuit of knowledge to understand the habits of successful people to create positive life transformation is sparked by her own life experience to overcome extreme adversities; being orphaned at a young age, surviving an abusive marriage of domestic violence, and recovering from extensive loss. Neeta’s approach seamlessly blends the emotional grit & resilience she developed to overcome stress, anxiety, depression, and mental illness. The success of her coaching and message has been an inspiration & motivation and continues to transform thousands worldwide. She sets the bar for a new form of leadership for professionals & people of color through capacity building, courage, and meaningful legacy.


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