Training for students

Institute, besides the catering mental health services, also provide practical training for the people pursuing mental health courses in one form or the other, eg., Graduation Honors, Post-Graduation; M.Phil., Ph.D. (Psychology/Social Work), B.Sc./ M.Sc. Psychiatry Nursing etc.

One/Two months – observership
Three/Six Months – Internship

Training is provided by qualified & experienced faculty in the field of Psychology/Psychiatry, which includes Psychological Evaluation, Comprehensive assessment with various Psychological Measures, Counseling techniques and psychotherapies through clinical sessions and hands on training.

Besides this, various workshops/seminars are also organized for specialized training and clinical skills.

Institute also takes initiatives in spreading the awareness among masses by organizing Psycho-Educational Interactive meets for the caregivers of patients with mental disorders. These meets emphasis on the practical challenges being faced by the care givers; identifying the symptomatic changes; outcome of treatment; how to deal with resistance; how to deal with their own burn-out; feasible & practical solutions; and how to overcome the stigma of mental disorders & their treatment .

As a part of awareness programmes institute also organizes free check-up/screening/consultation camps for specific disorders in the form of memory clinic; depression assessment etc. for people in need.

These meets/camps are organized free of charges.