Resource person

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Bornali Das, the Secretary of the Society for Mental Health in LAMIC (SoMHiL) participated on invitation as resource person for three-day residential training programmes for Child Welfare Committees and Legal cum Probation Officers of Assam. Assam Judicial Academy in collaboration with Centre for Child Rights, National Law University, Assam, State Child Protection Society, Assam and UNICEF, Assam Field Office conducted the capacity building programme of two batches in National Law University and Judicial Academy, Assam, at Amingaon, Guwahati from 1 to 3 February 2019 and 5 to 7 February 2019.

SoMHiL and OJPAS®

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The Secretary of the Society for Mental Health in LAMIC (SoMHiL), Bornali Das meets Gitlai Kakati, the Editorial Assistant of the Open Journal of Psychiatry & Allied Sciences (OJPAS®) during three-day residential training programme for Legal cum Probation Officers of Assam. Assam Judicial Academy in collaboration with Centre for Child Rights, National Law University, Assam, State Child Protection Society, Assam and UNICEF, Assam Field Office conducted the capacity building programme in National Law University and Judicial Academy, Assam, at Amingaon, Guwahati from 5 to 7 February 2019.

LGBTTTIQQA support group

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The Editor-in-Chief of the Open Journal of Psychiatry & Allied Sciences (OJPAS®), Shyamanta Das and the President of the Society for Mental Health in LAMIC (SoMHiL), Mythili Hazarika participated in the Zoom Meeting hosted by Milin Dutta, Ex-Director & Founder, Out in the Backyard, 3844 21st Ave S, Minneapolis MN 55407 with Troy R Weber-Brown in relation to the support group for LGBTTTIQQA that has been started in The Space (flat no. 3, house no. 2, Rajgarh bylane no. 1), Guwahati with effect from 2 February 2019. Troy, Psychotherapist/Gender Therapist in Sexual and Gender Medicine – CentraCare Health Plaza, 1900 CentraCare Circle, Suite 2375, St Cloud, MN 56303, is carrying out support group sessions for Minnesota’s lesbian gay bisexual transgender & queer (asexual pansexual two-spirit) (LGBTQ+) mental health providers’ network.

World Cancer Day

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In a public forum on World Cancer Day at Dr. Bhubaneswar Borooah Cancer Institute (BBCI) auditorium, Guwahati, the President of the Society for Mental Health in LAMIC (SoMHiL), Mythili Hazarika addressed the cancer survivors in particular on psychological issues and managing them with a meaningfulness-based therapy approach. The event was organised by BBCI and Sanjeevani, Mumbai.