Police drug de-addiction centre PCR in its efforts to educate young generation about ill effects of drug abuse organized two awareness programmes at Government Girls Higher Secondary school Soura and Scholars School Dhara, Harwan, a statement said on Wednesday.
As per the statement of police, a team of professionals comprising of Zahid Jeelani Wani (counseling psychologist) and Haris Abrar Kashmiri (psychiatric Social worker) conducted two awareness programmes in which more than 400 students and staff members participated.
Haris Abrar highlighted scenario of drug abuse in Kashmir. He also highlighted the school mental health initiative taken by J and K Police.
Zahid Jeelani spoke about the drug addiction and its preventive measures. He also highlighted the causes and ill effects of drugs in different domains of life. He also spoke about the stress and its management.
Later on the 24×7 Stress Management Helpline number was shared with the students.