The Department of U.G Psychology MSSW organized the “Psych Express –Expo 2017”to create awareness on Psychology course for school students, which was held at MSSW campus, Egmore, Chennai, on 10th February, 2017.
During the inauguration Chief Guest Mrs.Lakshmi R, from SANMATI TRUST, Dr.Raja Samuel, Principal MSSW, and Dr.R.Subhashini, Dean, MSSW graced the occasion and declared the expo open by ribbon cutting.
Various schools from in and around Chennai city participated in the Expo and got benefitted. The Schools participated are as follows, namely Maharishi Vidya Mandir, Fatima Matriculation Hr. Sec School , Mary Clubwala Jadhav School, Alagappa School, and Chettinad Vidyarshram.
Various competitions were organized for the students for which we have senior Psychology Professor’s retired Mrs. Krishnan and Dr. Salma Salahudin to judge the various competitions and prizes were distributed during the valedictory session. Dr. RajaMohan, Professor of Psychotherapy and Counselling from TNOU, was the Chief Guest, who was gracious enough to address the gathering and distribute the certificates to the prize winners. Various competitions conducted are as follows:
a. Elocution competition. b. Quiz Competition, c. Essay writing Competition: "Contribution of Youth towards the development of our Nation". d. Skit Competition: "Myths and misconception of Psychology" e. Junk Art Competition: "Eco - Friendly Environment", and f. Drawing Competition: Theme is "Human Harassment".