Thought for the day
"Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you. For everyone who asks receives; he who seeks finds; and to him who knocks, the door will be opened."
- Matthew 7:7-8
BRIEF REPORT OF ONE DAY WORKSHOP ON PSYCHO-SOCIAL INTERVENTION AND A FOCUS ON FUTURE CAREER
This programme was organized by CSIBCC on the 26th of January 2019 for the 9th,10th,11th and 12th std children at Basel Mission high school hall at Dharwad.There were 69 children who participated in this programme drawn from Basel Mission boys and girls home in Dharwad and KNH boys and girls home in Hubli and St Peters boys home in Hubli.
The objective/Purpose of this programme was as follows:
· Guide the children to understand the influence of Psychological factors and surrounding social environment on their physical and mental wellness and their ability to function
· To strengthen the coping /adaptive mechanism of children
· To build capacity to manage the stress and burn out
· To understand their needs and plan effective communication strategies for Psycho-social development
· To recognize future career as a valued dimension and encourage the children accordingly to plan and take appropriate decision.
The programme started with devotion by the Rt.Rev.Ravikumar Niranjan,Bishop of KND.The Diocesan secretary Mr.Vijayakumar Dandin also shared his thoughts and wished the children to do well.
During the day mainly the following sessions were taken with relevant activity support:
· Understanding self and self management
· Introduction to Psycho-social intervention
· Stress management
· Career guidance
· Goal setting
The following outcomes/result were noticed:
· Children understood the importance of Psycho-social support
· They will be able to effectively manage to a great extent their stress and burn out
· They understood the importance of communicating effectively
· Children learnt about career opportunities and equipped/encouraged to take appropriate decisions for a better tomorrow.
The meeting came to a close with the prayer and Blessings by the local Pastor,Rev.Nanda Kumar.Read Next...
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