DSNLU's National Seminar On Mental Health [7 Mar]


Damodaram Sanjivayya National Law University (DSNLU) is organizing a one-day national seminar on Law and Mental Health (Critical Issues in Mental Health Care Act 2017).

Date: 7th March 2019

Venue: Moot Court Hall, DSNLU, Nyayaprastha, Sabbavaram, Visakhapatnam.


  • Promotion of Mental Health and Prevention of Mental Disorders under the Mental Health Care Act 2017.
  • Legal issues relating to Treatment.
  • Mental Health Laws and Rights.
  • Legal Issues, rights for mental Health in Juvenile Justice.
  • Legal Protection from Cruel, Inhuman and Degrading Treatment.
  • Emerging Trends in Mental Health.
  • Conventions on the rights of persons with mental disability.
  • Psychology of the child victims of sexual offences and abuse.
  • Mental Health and delinquency.

Important Dates:

  • Deadline for Abstract Submission: 15th February, 2019
  • Intimation of Selection of Abstract: 18th February, 2019
  • Registration: 19th February, 2019
  • Deadline for Full Paper Submission: 3rd March, 2019
  • Date of Seminar: 7th March, 2019

Registration Fee:

  • Research Scholars and students: Rs 1,500
  • Academicians & Professionals: Rs. 2,000

The brochure for the seminar can be accessed here.