Workshop on Parenting in Stress

DANA organised a daylong workshop on ‘Parenting in Stress’ on 15th March, 2020. There was elaborate discussions on Inconsistent Parenting, Helicopter Parenting, Single Parenting, Parenting of adopted child and Balanced Parenting. The speakers were Dr Sayandip Ghosh, Dr Suddhendu Chakraborty, Dr Amit Chakraborty & Dr Gautam Bandyopadhyay.

20th Anniversary of DANA : Celebrationn

20th Anniversay of DANA was celebrated at DANA’s new premises at 47/1B, Bosepukur Road, Kolkata 42 on 10th February, 2020 at 5pm. As a Guest-Speaker Dr Sankar Nath, Eminent Oncologist delivered a Special lecture on ‘Food & Cancer’. Diploma certificates were delivered by Dr Debasish Bhattacharya, Eminent Psychiatrist to all students who successfully passed out in the 1-year course on Psychological Counselling & Behaviour Management from WB State University. A special booklet on anecdotes and reminiscences by various persons associated with DANA was published on the occassion.

Some special moments from Anniversary Celebration……

Annual General Meeting

Annual General Meeting of DANA for 2019 shall be held at DANA premises at Jodhpur Park on 30th June 2019 at 12 noon. Lunch will be provided after the meeting.

All members are requested to contact DANA Reception.

Remembering Chandi Lahiri

Eminent cartoonist Chandi Lahiri passed away recently in Kolkata. He was extremely close to DANA and illustrated all its publications during more than 15 years. DANA released a special newsletter and organised a commemorative ptogramme on Chandi Lahiri on 11th February 2018 at 5 pm before an invited audiencehandi Lahiri’s was amongst many who remembered ‘Chandida’ on this occassion.

Dr. L. P. Verma Memorial Oration by Dr Debasis Bhattacharya




Exif_JPEG_420– Dr. L. P. Verma Memorial Oration at 41st Annual Conference of the Eastern Zonal Branch of Indian Psychiatric Society was delivered by Dr Debasis Bhattacharya at Shillong on 9th October, 2015. He spoke on Art Therapy based on his research experience and studies conducted at DANA during last 3 years. His lecture was highly acclaimed by the Psychiatrists attending the conference from all parts of Eastern and North Eastern India.