College of Pharmacy Holds a day on mental health titled Time to Talk
Under the patronage of the Dean of the Faculty of Pharmacy, Prof. Dr. Karem Alzuobi, PharmaCon students' campaign from the Faculty of Pharmacy launched an awareness activity about mental health in cooperation with the University Health Center, the faculty of Medicine, the Royal Medical Services and the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Jordan. The activity included presentation about mental health from students of the Faculty of Pharmacy. Topics covered included social stigma related to psychiatry, and the impact of nutrition on mental health, and strategies to reduce stress and anxiety, depression and finally services available at the University for psychological counseling for students. The event, which was held at Al-Faruq hall in the university, was attended by a large number of students.
Dean of the Faculty of Pharmacy, Prof. Dr. Karem Alzuobi, indicated that such extracurricular activities contribute to enhancing students' communication skills, improving their personality and enhancing their sense of belonging. Dr. Alzuobi thanked the organizers of this activity Dr. Ruba Darwish and Dr. Sorayia Alnabulsi from the Faculty of Pharmacy.