Thursday, March 24, 2016

Mental health week at GCU

LAHORE, Emotional well-being week being sorted out by Dr Ajmal Psychological Society was initiated at Government College University (GCU) on Monday.

GCU Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Hassan Amir Shah introduced the festivals with a between colleges notice rivalry themed 'Positive Psychology' and an on-grounds mindfulness walk titled 'Emotional wellness Walk'.

Around 100 brain research understudies from various instructive establishments of the metropolitan including Punjab University, Kinnaird College and Lahore College for Women University (LCWU) partook in the opposition and put in plain view their blurbs which highlighted the key values that inhabited in staying positive in negative situations. The blurbs were recorded with fascinating and through-inciting features.

Talking on the event, GCU Psychology Department Chairperson Dr Syeda Salma Hasan highlighted the requirement for advancing inspiration in the general public through craftsmanship and society, saying it wasn't riches however the center estimations of affection, trust, resistance and liberality which made the life of a man fought and cheerful. She said celebrating emotional wellness week was one of the most seasoned customs of GCU Psychology Department and this year it was themed positive brain science which underlined on positive considering.

Prof Dr Hassan Amir Shah called upon the understudies to esteem unqualified holding of connections, forget other and serve the humankind, saying that these positive ascribes give better bearing to the formative excursion of their life.

He valued the work of art of the understudies. Later, the VC gave away prizes and endorsements to the victors of the opposition. A performing expressions celebration and workshop on "Finding psychopathology and treatment arranging" are additionally part of the week long festivals.