Multilingual mental health app MANAS launched by Principal Scientific Advisor for ages 15 to 35- Technology Information, GadgetClock
(*15*)Press Belief of India(*15*)Apr 15, 2021 10:51:56 IST
Principal Scientific Advisor Ok VijayRaghavan has launched a cellular app to promote mental wellbeing throughout age teams, his workplace mentioned on Wednesday. The app, MANAS, which stands for Mental Health and Normalcy Augmentation System, is a complete, scalable, and nationwide digital wellbeing platform, it mentioned. The app has been developed to increase the mental wellbeing of Indian residents, in accordance to the principal scientific advisor’s workplace. MANAS integrates the health and wellness efforts of assorted authorities ministries, scientifically validated indigenous instruments with gamified interfaces developed and researched by varied nationwide our bodies and analysis establishments.
“MANAS was initiated by the Workplace of the Principal Scientific Advisor to the Authorities of India. It was collectively executed by NIMHANS Bengaluru, AFMC (Armed Forces Medical School), Pune and C-DAC (Centre for Growth of Superior Computing) Bengaluru,” VijayRaghavan’s workplace mentioned.
Whereas launching MANAS, VijayRaghavan mentioned, “The app should be built-in with public health schemes like Nationwide Health Mission, Poshan Abhiyan, e-Sanjeevani and others in order that it’s used broadly. Moreover, the applying should be made multilingual.”
Lieutenant Basic Madhuri Kanitkar, member of PM-STIAC (Prime Minister’s Science, Technology, and Innovation Advisory Council), highlighted that MANAS relies on life abilities and core psychological course of.
The preliminary model of MANAS focuses on selling constructive mental health within the age group of 15-35, she mentioned.