Webinar on
Illness to Wellness
“Depression Management and Treatment”

04 February, 2021

About Event



Illness to Wellness
is an innovative way and comprehensive approach to cascade awareness about wellness campaign, to address preventive healthcare management and to promote health, hygiene, and well-being of people.

Depression is a multifactorial ‘medical illness or mood disorder involving the mind and body which negatively affects or adversely impacts the thoughts and actions of a person.

According to World Health Organization (WHO), depression is one of the 
main cause of deaths and/or disabilities, worldwide, second only to cardiac diseases. It can affect anybody, irrespective of age, gender, or socio-economic groups. Every year, approximately 8,00,000 people worldwide die due to depression or mental disorders.

The COVID–19 pandemic is a major health crisis affecting mankind in almost all countries across the globe. Such widespread outbreaks are associated with adverse mental health consequences as movements were restricted as a precautionary step to combat the novel coronaviruses infections. Work from home, online children’s school-college education, lack of contact with other family members, friends and colleagues are new phenomenon. Accepting the changes of lifestyle and managing the fear of contracting the virus is difficult to adjust for the people with depression and mental health conditions.

In view of above, with an objective to cascade mass awareness and dissemination of knowledge & wisdom to combat depression and live a healthier and happier life during current scenario, ASSOCHAM is organizing a webinar on Illness to Wellness: “
Depression Management and Treatment scheduled on Thursday, 4th February 2021, 11.00 AM–12.30 PM.

Invited Speakers:
1.    Prof. P K Dalal, President-Indian Psychiatric Society and Former Professor & Head Department of Psychiatry KGMU, Lucknow
2.    Dr. Ishita Mukerji, Program Director and Senior Psychologist, Kaleidoscope
3.    Dr. Akshay Kumar, Associate Consultant, Mental Health and Behavioural Science, Artemis Hospital
4.    Dr. Rajesh Kesari, Founder and Director, Total Care Control
5.    Shri Anil Rajput, Chairperson, ASSOCHAM CSR Council

In view of importance of the subject, we are pleased to cordially invite you to attend this webinar. For Free registration, please click the following link:

After registration, you will receive a confirmation email containing information and details about joining the webinar. Prior registration is mandatory. Participants may send their questions on sandeep.jain@assocham.com in advance.  
 
We shall appreciate your kind consideration and an early confirmation for the program.