The division of psychiatry of Dayanand Medical School and Hospital (DMCH) noticed World Suicide Prevention Day. The school carried out varied actions corresponding to poster making, slogan writing, extempore debate, function play, and essay writing competitors for MBBS batch 2018 and the BSc nursing college students of DMCH School of Nursing. Round 150 college students participated in them.
Prem Kumar Gupta, secretary of DMCH managing society, was the chief visitor. Principal Dr Sandeep Puri, medical superintendent Dr Ashwini Chaudhary, Dr Sandeep Sharma, dean lecturers Dr Sandeep Kaushal, and principal school of nursing Dr Triza Jiwan have been additionally current.
Gupta stated that psychological well being points are widespread lately, and because of the pandemic, folks get anxious and face critical psychological points.
Principal Dr Sandeep Puri stated that suicidal tendency is a psychological well being subject and it’s preventable.
Dr Ranjive Mahajan, professor and head of the division of psychiatry, highlighted the theme ‘Creating hope via motion’.
Dr Mahajan stated that someone dies by taking their very own life each 40 seconds, and nearly 8,00,000 folks die by suicide yearly the world over.
Based on Dr Navkiran S Mahajan, professor division of psychiatry, it is usually vital to know the suicide warning indicators, which embrace unfavourable views concerning the self, drastic change in temper and behavior, ceaselessly speaking about dying, substance abuse, making suicide threats, a way of hopelessness.
Dr Jiwan stated as accountable members of society, every one among us can do one thing for individuals coping with suicidal ideas.
Within the poster-making competitors, Sarushi Sharma stood first, Navneet and Parneet Kaur second, and Kashish and Shivani Mattu third. In slogan writing, Ruchi Virpal stood first, Pavleen Kaur second, and Kawaljeet Kaur and Harsimran Kaur third.
In essay writing, Puja Sharma stood first, Amisha and Ishpreet Kaur second, and Rohin Kansal third.