Adolescence, as per WHO definition is the age from 10 to 19 years which is the most fascinating period of our life. It is a time of considerable change in virtually all aspects – physical, mental, emotional and social. Apart from changes in physical structure and sexual maturation, changes in abilities, patterns of thinking, attitude, ideas, relationships and moral standards occur.
The major objective is to develop and implement adequate and state-of-the-art system of care for the social, emotional and beahavioural development of adolescents with optimal health.
The major clinic functioning in this unit is the Adolescent Care Counselling. It is evident from many studies that adolescent population are vulnerable group that have significant morbidity and other psychosocial issues.
* Intervention for learning, emotional and behavioural problems
* Adolescent care counselling for parents