Child Development Center (CDC) of Apollo Hospitals Dhaka has conducted scientific discussions in 3 schools of Dhaka City on the 17th, 18th and 19th of October, in order to promote awareness on school mental health as part of activities of the World Mental Health Day, 2016. The activities were as follows:
17th October: Awareness program at Ebenzer International School, Bashundhara.
Tarana Anis, Child Psychologist and Dr. Farzana Islam, Specialist and Head of Child Development Center has highlighted on the clinical services of CDC on Child and Adolescent Mental Health which was attended by more than 100 participants (teachers and students) of the school.
18th October: Professional Development program for teachers at South Point school (Junior section), Banani branch was carried out. Dr. Farzana Islam and Tarana Anis, Child Psychologists have delivered an insightful presentation on “Management of Behavioral Problems in School Children”.
19th October: Professional Developmental Program for teachers (Senior section), South Point school, Banani branch was held. Topic of discussion was Management of Adolescents with Behavioral Problems.