Free Mental Health Check Up Camp
A free psychiatric health check-up and awareness camp is being held by Manasvardhan Institution for De-Addiction, Rehabilitation and Mental Health, Balewadi, Pune with the goal of spreading awareness that mental illness is just as common as physical illness and can be managed or cured with drugs and counseling.
With the aim of identifying those with conditions such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder obsessive-compulsive disorder, personality disorders and anxiety disorder, and providing them sustained treatment a team of 4 Psychiatrists led by Dr. Shirish Ratnaparkhi will be available for consultations. The other Psychiatrists on the team are Dr. Yogesh Pokale, Dr. Ashwini Kulkarni, and Dr. Trupti Vedhpathak.
There will also be poster presentation and lectures conducted by doctors and psychologists.