The 3rd session of SBV’s Public Health Education Series ஆரோக்கியம் அறிவோம் held on 28.02.2019, the 4th Thursday of February.
The theme addressed in this session was “Protecting Mental Health (மனநலம் காப்போம்)”and the target audience were the general public and patient attenders from the neighbouring areas.
Mrs. Jayanthi and her team from the Department of Mental Health Nursingwere conducting this interactive session in Tamil.
The session covered concepts of the mind and healthy mind, common reasons for mental health problems, early signs of mental health issues and ways to keep our mind healthy. There were discussions on how the contemporary society views mental health issues and how we can change it for their betterment.