October 18, 2019
A skype session on ‘Recovery Camp’ was organized by the Department of Psychiatric (Mental Health) Nursing for students, PhD scholars and faculty of MCON, MAHE, Manipal on 16th October 2019 between 11 am to 12 noon. Recovery Camp is a person-centred, recovery-focused initiative which invites individuals with lived experience of mental illness to participate in a five-day therapeutic recreation camp in the Australian bush.
The session was taken by Dr. Lorna Moxham, Professor, Department of Mental Health Nursing, University of Wollongong, Australia. She is also the adjunct faculty of MCON. The presentation highlighted on a phenomenological study about the experience of recovery camp. A total of 35 students and six faculty members attended the session. Students actively participated and clarified their doubts.