Srinagar : Mental Health Program was conducted at Elites Co-Education School Ishbur Nishat by a team of counseling Psychologists from Drug De-Addiction and Stress Management help line Police Control Room, Kashmir. Significant number of student were sensitized about drug abuse and stress management, Mr. Imran Khan, Counselor, DDC, Police Control Room, elaborated about the growing problem of drug abuse in Kashmir. Further, he also threw light on the causes of drug abuse and preventive measures necessary to curb such a menace. Insha Irfan talked about stress among youth particularly Examination stress among students. She also discussed the management of stress through different psychological techniques.
The students interacted with the visiting counselors during the programme and many of their queries was answer. The principal of the school thanked the team for such an Endeavour and appreciated the role of Jammu and Kashmir Police in dealing with the evil of drug abuse.