"District Mental Health Programme" Training Posting at Ramanagaram district

The Post-Doctoral Fellow in Community Mental Health along with two Psychiatry Junior Residents are posted each month to the District Mental Health Programme (DMHP), Ramanagaram for a period of one week and fifteen days respectively.

This includes introduction to DMHP, community activities including mobile outreach clinics, primary healthcare centre (PHC) visits, school mental health programme, information-education-communication (IEC) activities at various centres including workplace-based awareness programmes for prison staff, fire fighters, schoolteachers etc., training of trainers (TOT) for ASHA workers, aanganwadi workers and research activities in the community including Validation of Clinical Schedules for Primary Care Psychiatry, Assisted Home Care etc.