A TALK ON MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS AMONG YOUTHS: BATTLING ANXIETY AND DEPRESSION
The Medical Committee in collaboration with IQAC, Baptist College organised a one-day talk on “Mental Health Awareness Among Youths: Battling Anxiety and Depression” at Rivenburgs Chapel Hall on 25th of April, 2023 at 10:00 A.M. The program was chaired by S.K. Pandey, Member, Medical Committee and Mr. Tamreimung Chüsi, Chaplain, Baptist College pronounced the prayer. The welcome note was delivered by Dr. Kekeuchol Pusa, Principal & Chairman IQAC, Baptist College.
Ms. Ruokuotuonuo Rütsa, Clinical Psychologist, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Psychology, Nagaland University, Meriema was the resource person who spoke on the importance of mental health issues and how it should not be ignored. She also shared the causes of anxiety and depression and how one can help those who battle with it. She further spoke on the signs and symptoms of such mental health issues. The program came to an end with the vote of thanks proposed by Dr. Sentinaro, Convener, Medical Committee.