At A Glance, Counselling Cell, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
At A Glance

Mental or emotional health refers to your overall psychological well-being. It includes the way you feel about yourself, the quality of your relationships, and your ability to manage your feelings and deal with difficulties.


Nowadays it is very important to be aware of these aspects and take timely remedial actions. According to WHO, by the year 2020 nearly 15% of the world’s disease will be due to mental disorders. In India out 20% of all patients seen by primary health care doctors have one or more mental disorders. According to health ministry 7% of the Indian population suffers from mental disorders. Over 90% of these remain untreated culminating in physical diseases as well.


So if you are not able to deal with your problems effectively, you can take help of counseling- of your friend or even better professional. Please note that going for counseling does not indicate that you are helpless or incapable of solving your problems.


The following are the common problems that the students have been observed to face in various situations:

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