Vishwakarma University’s Psychology department celebrated “Mental Health Awareness Week” from 7th October to 11th October 2019.
The celebrations began on 7th October 2019 with an exhibit opening by Prof. Dr. Wasudeo Gade (Honorable Vice-President-VU), Dr. Yuvraj Lahoti (CEO-VU), Prof. Dr. Chetan Kapadnis (Dean) at VU campus. The theme for the Mental Health Awareness Week 2019 was "Suicide Prevention" which was celebrated by arranging different sessions on mental health such as Venting circle to vent out emotions, counseling box, street play explaining suicide prevention, social support group, psychological first aid, peer counseling, happy street for students throughout the week.
This event was organized for students' awareness with regards to suicide prevention and mental health care. This annual celebration also motivates students to explore the self-development through these activities every year.