Workshop & training psychiatric rehabilitation

Workshop & Training

Workshop & Training

Workshops & training programs are conducted periodically for students, professionals, caregivers and our staff. Some of our previous programmes have been,

  1. More than 10 Conferences/ Symposiums/CME’sin last 5 years on topics such as ‘Research and Services in Psychiatric Rehabilitation: Focus on Recovery’, ‘Recovery from Mental Illness: Towards Life beyond Symptom Relief’, , ‘Learning from Best Practices from other disabilities’, Nuts and Bolts of Starting and running psychiatric rehabilitation services’, ‘ Quality of Life in chronic mental illness’, ‘Recovery Oriented Services (ROSeS) for mental health’, ‘Nurses Role in Psychiatric Rehabilitation’ etc2.Volunteer programme: to induct good Samaritans from the community to help patients, was held on 23rdMarch 2013, 9thJuly 2013 and 24th May 2014.
  2. District and Taluk level functionaries of the Department for Empowerment of the differently abled and senior citizens, Govt of Karnataka were oriented about Psychiatric disability as part of 5-day orientation and training programme on 5th February 2014 in Bangalore. Also District Disabled Welfare Officers from Karnataka were provided a half-day workshop on mental disability on 15th December 2015, on occasion of World Disability Day.

6.‘National conference on research and services in Psychiatric rehabilitation: Focus on Recovery’ on 8th and 9th March 2014.

  1. “National – Level Expert Consensus Meet on Disability due to Mental illness and Future Directions” at NIMHANS, Bangalore,

(Funded by Dr Ramachandra N Moorthy foundation for Mental Health & Neurological Sciences) was held on 20/08/2017

7.‘Sanjeevani Vedike’: a program for caregivers’ education is conducted on the Third Tuesday of every month.