BUREAU OF THE COMMISSIONER GENERAL OF REHABILITATION
"MINISTRY OF PRISON REFORMS,REHABILITATION, RESETTLEMENT AND HINDU RELIGIOUS AFFAIRS"

Special Training Session for BCGR Staff

A special lecture was organized to all Bureau of the Commissioner General of Rehabilitation staff in Colombo on Awareness of Mental Health on 3rd July 2014 at Bureau of the Commissioner General of Rehabilitation.

The session was conducted by Dr (Mrs) Swineetha Galappaththi (MBBS, MD) who currently work as a Consultant Psychiatrist to ' Sahanaya' National Council for Mental Health.

Many staff interactively participated in the session and gain knowledge in mental illnesses to identify the symptoms and how it could be helpful for the rehabilitation process.Questions were raised by staff on issues and implementing messures to identify and to help the rehabilitates.