Community Mental Health Awareness Camp on Mental Health Issues of School Going Children
Department of clinical psychology, Faculty of Behavioral Sciences, SGT University, Gurugram (Haryana) organized one-day mental health awareness camp at New Shishu Kalyan Public School, Chandu, Gurugram on 16th November, 2019. In this camp, students of M.Phil Clinical Psychology and Professional diploma in clinical psychology individually counsel the students with various psychological problems such as conduct disorder, ODD, ADHD and anxiety disorder.
The following were the main activities of the camp:
- 10 students with psychological problems were referred for counseling.
- After that all the students were interviewed individually and detailed psychosocial history was taken from them.
- Individual counseling sessions were done.
- Educational material was distributed to the students and teachers in the form of pamphlets.
The camp ended on a positive note and all the teachers and principal gave a positive feedback about the camp.