Udaan, a joint initiative of Tata Trusts & the Government of Maharashtra, seeks to reform the Regional Mental Hospital, Nagpur & provide community-based interventions across 13 blocks in Nagpur, through the District Mental Health Programme.
our programme in collaboration with Udaan uses theatre & principles of drama to engage with participants. drama is holistic & includes elements of visual art, craft & other performance arts such as music, rhythm & movement within its scope.
the programme is bespoke & is designed in collaboration with the staff members from the Udaan team to suit the needs of each ward or audience.
the process includes:
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using arts-based interventions to improve participation, social & functional recovery outcomes for service users (at the Regional Mental Hospital & through the District Mental Health Programme), for example - increased focus on activities of daily living, social transactions, relationships, occupational functioning, attention span, mobility, etc.
including caregivers and community members in the process, thereby enabling an inclusive environment that reduces caregiver burden and stigma as a result of mental health concerns.
offering workshops & training for mental health professionals & para-professionals, including - case managers, social workers, psychologists, nurses & community-based workers - to use & offer drama & arts-based services.
archiving, documenting & developing arts-based & recovery-oriented intervention resources to improve mental health outcomes.