World Mental Health Day 2013

World Mental Health Day 2013 saw the Department of Mental Health and Behavioural Sciences host the following events:

  1. "Walk for Mental Health" was a program in which members of the community were invited to participate in a walk at the Fortis Hospitals in Gurgaon, Noida, Faridabad and Shalimar Bagh. The walks at each place saw hundreds of people from the community join us to promote mental health in society.

  2. Schools and colleges were invited to be a part of the initiative and we received great enthusiasm and support for the same.

  3. Talks on "Mental Health in the Geriatric Population" were conducted at each centre which were attended by members of the community around each hospital.