Events

Events Organized by Help Child

Conducting events is always Help Child’s cup of tea. Its because we think that more events conducted, more awarness created. Moreover it was the ultimate aim of The Help Child. We have conducted various events all over Tamil Nadu for the welfare of parents and children. To be show case all our events even the page won’t be sufficient enough. Here we have highlighted some of the very major events conducted by The Help Child Charitable Trust over the past decades.

2021 Nov – Certificate course in Counselling

Conducted an online Certificate course in Counselling in association with Eudaimonic Centre for Positive change and well-being, Bengaluru in November 2021.

2021 Aug – Identification and management of Specific Learning Disability

20 Teachers of Maharishi Vidya Mandir (SKPD & C), Choolai, Chennai were trained on identification and management of Specific Learning Disability – by Care IBS, a unit of HELP CHILD Charitable Trust in August 2021

2020 Jul – Webinar on “Coping with lockdown stress”

Care Institute of Behavioural Sciences, Chennai, a unit of HELP CHILD Charitable Trust Conducted a free Webinar on “Coping with lockdown stress” in July 2020

2020 May – Specific Learning Difficulty (SLD)

Conducted an online course on “Specific Learning Difficulty (SLD)” jointly organized by HELP CHILD Charitable Trust and Vriksh in May 2020

2020 Feb – Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) Therapeutic Supervision Masterclass

Organized “Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) Therapeutic Supervision Masterclass” on from 6 to 8 February 2020 by Dr.Andrew Beck from UK and delegates participated from all over India

2020 Jan – Intensive Teacher training programme

Conducted Intensive Teacher training programme on identification and management of Specific Learning Disability for KLE School teachers at Hubli on 11 ,12 and 13 January 2020

2019 Dec – Intensive training programme for SRP and RP teachers

In association with Learning Links Foundation (LLF), Care IBS, a unit of HELP CHILD Charitable Trust conducted Intensive training programme for SRP and RP teachers at Salem on 20 ,21 and 22 December 2019

2019 Nov – TANII project

First Training programme was conducted for teachers of Government Schools in Tamilnadu for the TANII project (Tamilnadu Innovative Initiative of the Planning Commission) in association with SCERT, Department of School Education, Government of Tamilnadu from November 2019 to January 2020 (10 weeks programme). This pilot study was conducted in 7 Districts and 70 teachers from these blocks have undergone intensive training on Identification and Management of Specific Learning Disability (SLD) in school children and a follow up orientation programme for about 2800 teachers of these 7 blocks

2019 Sep – Intensive Teacher training programme

Intensive Teacher training programme on identification and management of Specific Learning Disability was conducted for KLE School teachers at Belgaum on 15 ,16 and 17 September 2019

2019 Apr – Workshop on Psychological Interventions for Medical problems

Workshop on Psychological Interventions for Medical problems by Prof. Leslie G. Walker , University of Hull, UK was organized in association with VS hospitals, Chennai on 10th of April 2019

2019 Apr – First International Conference on Health Psychology

First International Conference on Health Psychology was organized on 08 & 09 April 2019. About 400 delegates from all over the World participated and shared their expertise

2017 Nov – Programme on SLD for teachers and parents

In November 2017, an awareness programme on SLD for teachers and parents was conducted at Edison G. Agoram Memorial School, Chidambaram. Teacher training programme and Screening of children with LD was carried out. 200 students of the Maharishi Vidya Mandir Senior Sec. School, Chetpet, Chennai were assessed for IQ and Learning Disability.

2016 Apr – Certificate Course in Learning Disability

94 teachers of Maharishi Vidya Mandir Sr. Sec. School, Chetpet, Chennai were successfully trained in 3 batches for the Certificate Course in Learning Disability in October 2015, March & April 2016 respectively.

2015 Nov – Certificate Course in Learning Disability

23 teachers of Don Bosco School, Egmore, Chennai were successfully trained for the Certificate Course in Learning Disability in November 2015.

2015 Aug – Learning Disability Assessment

38 students who were identified as academically backward were assessed for Learning Disability and IQ at Sri Vivekananda Academy, Kangayam by the Care IBS, Chennai, a unit of HELP CHILD Charitable Trust in August 2015.

2015 Jul – Certificate Course in Learning Disability

16 teachers from various branches of Sri Sankara group of Schools were trained for the Certificate Course in Learning Disability at the Care IBS, a unit of HELP CHILD Charitable Trust in July 2015.

2015 Jun – Academic backwardness and Learning Disability Assessment

Academic backwardness and Learning Disability Assessment were done for 46 students hailing from the weaker sections at Sri Sankara Matric. Hr.Sec. School, Thiruvanmiyur in June 2015.

2015 Mar – Workshop on “Effective parenting”

A workshop on “Effective parenting” was conducted at Sri Sankara Matric. Hr.Sec.School, Thiruvanmiyur for the parents on March 2015.

2014 Sep – International Conference on Clinical Psychology Training and Practice

International Conference on Clinical Psychology Training and Practice in the UK and India was organized on 13 September 2014. Faculties from Clinical Psychology Unit, University of Leicester, University of Manchester, UK, Care Institute of Behavioural Sciences, Chennai, a unit of HELP CHILD Charitable Trust, Department of Psychology, University of Madras, RGNIYD, Sriperumpudur, (Govt. of India) NIEPMD, Muttukadu, Chennai, (Govt. of India) participated as Speakers in the conference. 500 delegates from South India participated in the Conference.

2014 Jul – Seminar on “Effective Parenting”

A Seminar on “Effective Parenting” for the parents of students from LKG to 12 Std. of the DON BOSCO group of schools as a part of the annual programme for parents in July 2014.

2014 Jan – Conference on Parenting

A “Conference on Parenting” was organized at the Maharishi Vidya Mandir School, Chetpet, Chennai in January 2014. The event was a huge success and veterans from various fields gathered together and shared their experience and contributed to the maximum.

2012 – Assessment of School Students

Our Team assessed the students of Madras Christian College Matric. Hr. Sec. School, Chetpet, Chennai who were identified with features of Learning Difficulty and Academic Backwardness by their teachers and Principals.

2011 – Organized International Conference on Behavioural Sciences

International conference was conducted for Parents, Teachers and Health Professionals in Chennai to get awareness about the LD which prevails among the children.

1999 – Our first Learning Difficulty Screening camp

Learning Difficulty screening camp was conducted for the students of Santhome Matriculation Hr. Sec. School, Chennai.

1994-95 – Our first Training programme

The event of LD training programme for teachers was conducted at Holy Cross School, Salem. It accuquired a large number of teachers who actively took part in the training and gained knowledge