Workshop during September
2011 and August 2012:
Programme: On 4th
September workshop on media
and mental health was organized at RINPAS in which persons from media
Conference on Transcultural Psychiatry
during Sep’24-25, 2011::
was organized by RINPAS in
collaboration with the EPS Global Medical Development Incorporation,
Canada. Academic Programmes consisted of Guest lectures, Seminar and
papers. Delegates from Italy, Croatia, Japan, Australia, Hungary etc.
participated in the conference.
Orientation to Medical Officers during
17-10-11 & 22-10-11:
programme was organized for Medical
Officers of various districts of Jharkhand.
Behavioural Problems among school-going
Children on 23-3-12 & 24-3-12:
was organized by RINPAS for school
teachers to sensitize them for identification of behavioural problems
classroom management. Teachers actively participated in the programme.
members participated as resource persons.
Clinical Psychology Education Programme
“Workshop on Recent Advances in Psychotherapy” on 01-08-12:
was organized by the Department of
Clinical Psychology, RINPAS in collaboration with the Indian
Clinical Psychologists. Prof. Manju Mehta, Professor of Clinical
Department of Psychiatry, AIIMS, New Delhi and President IACP talked
psychological management of pain. Dr. Ashima Nehra, Associate Professor
Clinical Psychology, AIIMS, New Delhi and EC member of IACP deliverd a
about the psychological management of neurological problems. One
delegates participated in the programme.
Council Meeting of IACP:
meeting of the Indian Association of Clinical Psychologists was held on
Eye donation and
was organized on 27-8-2012 under eye
donation fortnight celebration.
A helpline is started in collaboration with Dept. of Social Justice, Women and Child Welfare, Govt. of Jharkhand to extend services particularly for adolescent girls (Funded by Dept. of Social Justice, Women and Child Welfare, Govt. of Jharkhand).
Legal Help Cell
Legal Help Cell at OPD was started on 10-10-2012.
Symposium on “substance use in women” on 87th Foundation Day of RINPAS (04-09-12)
Dr. CRJ Khess, Professor of Psychiatry, Central Institute of Psychiatry and Dr. Jayati Simlai, Associate Professor and Head, Dept. of Psychiatry, Dr. Masroor Jahan, Additional Professor, Dept. of Clinical Psychology, and Dr. Manisha Kiran, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Psychiatric
Social Work delivered talk on psychiatric, psychological and psychosocial aspects of substance use respectively. Faculty members, officers and students participated in the symposium.
Workshop on Overcoming Stigma attached to Mental Illness on 30-9-2012
The workshop was organized by Dept. of Psychiatric Social Work, RINPAS, Dr. Murlidhar, ,Professor, Dept. of Psychiatric Social Work, NIMHANS and Dr. Arvind E. Raj, Assistant Professor, Manipal conducted the workshop.
World Mental Health Day Programme
Caregivers were informed about mental illness (schizophrenia and bipolar affective disorder). Nature course and outcome of illness was told with special emphasis on treatment adherence.
Workshop on ‘Recent Advances in Cognitive Neurosciences’ on 05-02-12:
Mr. Robin Davies, Dr. Marteen, Dr. Jayati Simlai and Dr. Nishant Goyal delivered talk Dr. Marteen conducted live session of Magnetic Stimulator. Faculty members, officers and students participated in the symposium.
Child and adolescent guidance clinic and marital and family counseling clinic have been started.