Mental Health

Contribution in Mental Health Programmes:

  • Participated and demonstrated ‘Self –hypnosis’ at National Congress at Ahmedabad, Baroda and at International Workshop, NIMHANS, Bangalore in 1997
  • Master trainer for the care of Torture Victims. Associated with Centre for Care for Torture Victims (CCTV), Kolkata
  • Anti-drug-abuse campaign – Have been working for the treatment and rehabilitation of drug-abused group both at De-addiction Home and at clinic.
  • Presented papers in in international conferences on Drug-abuse




Initiated Art-therapy for adult mentally ill persons at a NGO, ‘DANA’, Kolkata

Presented paper on Art-therapy at Asia-Australia Meet at Mellbourne, in Feb. 2012

Delivered  L.P.Verma Oration on ART-THERAPY at 41st. Annual Conference of the Indian Psychiatric Society (CEZIPS) on 9th. Oct.2015 at Shillong.  
On 7th.Aug’2017. IMA Behala Branch organised Multidisciplinary Scientific Conference of IMA Academy of specialities.

Delivered the oration on : ‘DEPRESSION – Let’ s talk ‘


Delivered lecture at

10th SAARC international psychiatry conference on

Relaxation  therapy on 17th December  2017

Delivered: G. S Bose memorial oration on 30.01.2018 organized by IAPP & Indian Association of Psychoanalytic society.

Tropic – Critical appraisal of psychoanalysis

Other Contribution:
Talked on mental-health as invited speaker at AKASHBANI (Radio-talk) & in Electronic media.


Contributed articles for awareness about mental-health problems in several popular journals


Presided the session on Psychoanalysis on 01.12.15


Dr. Sudhir Kakar speaking on ‘Psychoanalysis today’.

Visual language in expression
Lecture at Jaipur Art Summit 2016