Sunday, November 1, 2015

Fr. Joe conducts an awareness program on addiction to students of Mainadevi Bajaj International School, Mumbai

Mainadevi Bajaj International School aims to provide high quality,balanced educational programs to their students, which allows them not only to develop their knowledge and skills, but also develop strong moral values, especially appreciation and respect for different cultures. including psychology focuses on developing an overall personality, by teaching various aspects and levels of human psychology .
As part of their curriculum the students learn and understand the meaning and different aspects of addiction and rehabilitation to which a field visit to Kripa Foundation was organised today.
The students were very fortunate as Fr. Joe H. Pereira, Founder Managing Trustee of Kripa Foundation took time of from his occupied schedule and took personal interest in talking to the students. Fr. Joe explained to them the disease concept, the use of Kripafoundation Iyengar Yoga™ in the Kripa Model of treatment and the Holistic approach to treating addiction. The students also had the opportunity to listen to two sharing by patients in treatment. The awareness program ended with a question and answer session.
Immediately after the program Fr. Joe rushed off to St. Pius Seminary, Goregaon, Mumbai to address the Nurses Guild conference which is in progress.

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