Community Awareness Program on World Suicide Prevention Day
The department of clinical psychology, Faculty of Behavioral Sciences, SGT University, Gurugram (Haryana) organized one-day community awareness program on World suicide prevention day at Kaliawas village, Gurugram (Haryana) on 10th September, 2019. In this camp faculty members of Department of Clinical Psychology, Faculty of Behavioral Sciences and students of M.Phil. Clinical Psychology participated. The following were the main activities of the camp:
- Introductory speech was given by Faculty members of department of clinical psychology, FBSC.
- All the villagers were told about risk and protective factors of suicide.
- Students of M.Phil. (Clinical Psychology), Department of clinical psychology discuss the issue with the villagers and spread awareness among them about suicide prevention.
- They were also told about the myths and fact in the society about suicide.
The camp ended on a positive note. Participants gave a positive feedback and were encouraged to refer suicidal cases to Clinical Psychology OPD to Department of Clinical Psychology, Faculty of Behavioral Sciences, SGT University, Gurugram (Haryana).