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Say experts in a State-level seminar

Thanjavur: The Post Graduate Department of Social Work, Bon Secours College for Women at Thanjavur conducted a state level seminar on mental health on Tuesday.

Rev. Sr. Mariammal, Principal presided over the seminar.

Inaugurating it, Dr. N. Mohandoss, Nephrologist and president, Indian Medical Association, said that meditation and worship will bring mental peace and thus ensure mental health.

Dr. Kumar, Professor and Head, Department of Psychiatry, KAP Vishwanathan Medical College said that negligence of mental health will affect physical health.

Social work

Ram Raghunathan, Psychologist, Founder Pranava Cultural and Language Institute, Pranava Sathvic Samaj, Malaysia highlighted the role of social work in mental health.

Rev. Sr. Victoria, Head of the Department of Social work welcomed the gathering. S. Jaffar Hussain, Senior Manager, Indian Bank participated in the function.