Parental Guidance workshop
Parental Guidance workshop at SMCS
St. Mary Champion H. S. School Indore, in cooperation with the National Institute of Public Cooperation and Child Development (NIPCCD) which functions under the aegis of Ministry of Women and Children Development, organized a workshop for the parents of the school students on June 30, 2019 at the Navdapanth campus auditorium, Indore. Mr Nilesh Shinde, Faculty, NIPCCD, briefed about the objectives of the NIPCCD in bringing a bright future to the nation with its continuous effort.
The first session dealt with the vision of National Mental Health Policy, highlighting the needs and problems of children in schools and institutions. Mr. Nilesh Shinde discussed the role of teachers and parents in understanding the emotional and educational needs of children. An open session where the participants shared the problems they face in the school and the solutions were discussed to overcome the problems. The workshop focused on developing positive mental health attitudes, values and beliefs to facilitate understanding between parents and children. The workshop also highlighted the safety and security measures through the POCSO act, creating awareness on Child Sexual Abuse and new ways to ensure child safety.
The parents too expressed their love to their wards and the school by turning up in huge numbers and showered their gratitude and blessings for conducting such an immensely wonderful workshop. The Director of the School Mr. S. L. Swamy proposed the vote of thanks and congratulated the parents on being aware and concerned about their children.