Seminar on the occasion of World Suicide Prevention Day

On the occasion of World Sucide Prevention Day , Department of Psychology of Vanita Vishram Women’s University organized a seminar titled WORLD SUCIDE PREVENTION DAY : “Creating hope through Action” on Saturday, 10th September 2022. The resource person for this event was renowned Psychiatrist Dr. Urvish Jagania who interacted with the student regarding awareness of Sucide Prevention.
The Provost of the Vanita Vishram Women’s University Dr. Daxesh Thakar also orientated the students regarding the same. This event saw a total of 120 students from B.A. Psychology and M.A. Psychology. This event was very impactful where students had many insights regarding Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Awareness.


Vanita Vishram Women’s University (VVWU) is the First-ever Women’s University of Gujarat approved under Public-Private-Partnership with the Government of Gujarat under the Gujarat Private Universities Act, 2009. VVWU is committed to provide quality education and employment opportunities to its girl students through its revamped curriculum and pedagogy. The focus is on prioritizing practical component and experiential learning supported through academia-industry linkages, functional MoUs, skill development training, internships etc. It aims at providing opportunities to the girl students for holistic development and self-reliance.