11-05-2021:Governor launches online mental health advice service
Raj Bhavan Dehradun May 11, 2021
On the initiative of Governor Smt. Baby Rani Maurya, FICCI FLO has started an online mental health counseling service for the patients of Kovid-19 and Dementia as well as doctors and nurses engaged in the treatment of Kovid-19. Under this program, psychiatric experts can be consulted on mobile about various mental problems, depression. Information related to this service can be obtained on mobile and whatsapp number 8433089509. Along with this, on the initiative of Governor Smt. Baby Rani Maurya, FICCI FLO is starting a plasma donation campaign to help the patients affected by Kovid-19 in the state. Information related to plasma donation campaign can be obtained on mobile and whatsapp numbers 7830500089, 8384895524, 8126249453. Governor Smt. Maurya has appealed that people who have fully recovered from Kovid-19 should come forward for plasma donation. Plasma donation is the donation of life. People who have fully recovered from Kovid infection can make an invaluable contribution in saving the lives of others by donating blood plasma.
Governor Smt. Maurya said that during the crisis of Kovid-19, we need to be strong both physically and mentally. In the midst of this global pandemic, it is easy for people to be pessimistic and under mental stress. People are getting sad and stressed due to isolation, various worries, economic uncertainty and every day the sad news coming due to covid.
Governor Smt. Maurya said that the lockdown due to Kovid is affecting various aspects of life as well as mental health of the public. Some people feel helpless and helpless. We have to be mentally strong as well as survive the epidemic like Kovid-19. No one should consider himself alone. Take a positive attitude. Especially youth should take interest in creative work. Read good books and listen to good things. Try learning new skills. We not only have to stay away from stress, but also inspire other people to adopt positive thinking towards life. Come forward to help other people. Stay in touch with your family, friends and relatives through telephone and various virtual mediums and encourage them.
Governor Smt. Maurya said that there are many such social organizations which help people to avoid mental stress. Contact such organizations. If necessary, seek the help of psychiatrists. Talk to your family and trusted friends about your mental stress and get their advice.
Governor Smt. Maurya said that meditation and yoga can also play an important role in fighting mental stress. Through yoga, not only physical health will improve but also mental strength will be strengthened. Try to develop healthy habits.