1st International Ayush conclave of Kerala Februray 15th to 19th 2019 at Kanakakkunnu, Trivandrum, Kerala, India

Dr. M P Parvatheedevy

Superintendent,  Govt. Ayurveda Research Institute for Mental Diseases, Kottakkal, Kerala 

She had her degree in BAMS from Vaidyarathnam Ayurveda College and MD from KUHS. She also completed Master of Science, Psychology from Madras University. She is currently the Superintendent of Govt. Ayurveda Research Institute for Mental Diseases, Kottakkal, Kerala. She has been convener and chief organizer of various national seminars on ayurvedic psychiatry since 2001. She had also presented papers in various national and international seminars. She is the State co-ordinator of Manasika Project under dept of Indian Systems of Medicine,took creative measures for starting Child Psychiatry unit in Govt. Ayurvedic Research Institute for Mental Diseases, in 2010. She initiated steps for eradicating mental disorders in speciļ¬c village called "Manaswasthya Gramam", initiated steps for "Prateeksha"- Special School health programme, "Medha"- School Health programme for scholastic backwardness, "Sudheeram"- comprehensive management of exam fear in selected schools, "Solace"-comprehensive management of occupational stress. She also took creative measures for starting Rehabilitation unit in Govt. Ayurvedic Research Institute for Mental Diseases,in 2016.