Convener : Dr.Suma CS
K. K. T. M Government college, Pullut has created a novel platform for the college students mental health and wellbeing center ‘JEEVANI’ in association with directorate of collegiate education, Govt. of Kerala. This is meant for first year students to share and discuss the various challenges faced by them in their personal as well as academic life. As part of this scheme, the full time counselor is appointed as apprentice trainee in our institution from the date 5-8-2019.
The plat form was officially inaugurated in college by Sri. Ullas . M. A. principal in charge on 18-10-2019.
As part of scheme we have conducted a “Aids awareness class’’ on 26-82019 and the resource person was Akhila Thomas, Counselor, Taluk Hospital, Kodungallur.
K.K.T.M Govt. College celebrated Mental Health Day on 10th October 2019 as part of this event, we have arranged suicide awareness class on the topic ‘Prevention of Suicidal attempts’ was organizeded for them on 21st of October, 2019. The objective of the said programme was to make the students capable of managing various stresses they face in their daily life. The resource person for the programme was Dr. Mercy Thomas, Academic Counselor, IGNOU Regional Centre, Kaloor. Nearly 215 first year students from various departments of the college participated in the programme.
Dr. Mercy Thomas leading class on “Mental Health Day”
Pencil Drawing competition for first year students
Yet another programme organized by “jeevani” KKTm college on 24th day of February 2019. The programme was inaugurated by Principal Dr. Anitha I. about 150 students and teachers participated in the programme. In talk about the “mental stress and its effects on day to day life” were addressed by Dr. Mercy Thomas , Academic Counsellor, IGNOU, Kaloor. The speech was so effective and the students interacted very much with the speaker. An room for personal counselling was also setup at “jeevani” counselling center. It was also very much effective for the students. In this event Dr. Mercy Thomas distributed prize for the winner of the pencil drawing competition held om Mental Health Day Celebration”. The three prizes were got for the Students of Mathematics Department. First prize goes to Mr. Sreram K.B, second Prize goes to Mr. Ameer Suhail V J. and the third prize goes to Mr. Aromal.
Talk by Dr. Mercy Thomas
Mr. Sreeram receiving the prize