Psychosocial support and stress management training
A two days training on psychosocial support and stress management was conducted at Sangachowk, Sindhupalchowk on 23rd and 24th May, 2018. The objective of this training was to provide information about psychosocial and mental health, promote co-ordination, collaboration and support to sustain the psychosocial support centers, coordinate available community resources for the prevention and management of psychosocial problems and enable the participants on self-care and stress management after the training.
Altogether 14 participants including locally elected representatives from ward no. 10, 11 and 12 of Chautara, Sangachowkgadhi municipality and management committee members of psychosocial support centers participated in the training. The training was facilitated by Mr. Rambabu Nepal and Mr. Praman Babu Devkota from TPO Nepal, Sindhupalchowk.
After the training, commitment was expressed by elected members and management committee to support strengthening of psychosocial support centers and include them in municipal policies and programs.