Psychosocial Support

‘ഒറ്റയ്ക്കല്ല ഒപ്പമുണ്ട്’

For providing Psycho Social Support, 1196 Mental Health Personnel including Psychiatrists, Psychiatric Social Workers, Clinical Psychologists, and Counsellors are working and have given psycho social support calls to 8,55,578 numbers of persons in quarantine/ isolation. In addition to this, Psycho Social Support calls were given to Mentally ill patients, Children with Special Needs, Guest Labourers, and Elderly People living alone during lock down period. Psychological Support calls are given to alleviate stress of personnel working in corona outbreak control activities. Psycho Social issues of school children are also addressed through Support/Intervention calls. 1,65, 050 school children have been called in this regard.

19,37,205

PSS and Counselling calls have been given as on 08-08-2020.

District-wise PSS calls to Quarantined

Type of Discomfort


No: of Cases for which Counselling given Pharmacotherapy started 
63,843 621
District  Stress Anxiety Depression Sleep Impairment Stigma Issues Any other Psychiatric Issues Social Needs
TVPM 388 283 43 185 90 82 280
KLM 578 354 25 175 203 21 1000
PTA 525 208 16 263 177 23 42
ALPY 196 155 8 137 87 19 217
KTM 209 66 6 135 48 16 268
IDK 179 22 0 55 103 28 184
EKM 2554 471 20 673 646 16 267
TSR 366 326 101 220 290 2 221
PKD 410 112 6 105 273 116 324
MLP 586 614 35 335 131 75 232
KKD 82 1398 64 122 67 126 111
WYD 112 199 24 136 46 3 243
KNR 115 243 26 188 108 14 150
KSD 289 387 22 160 35 9 569
TOTAL 6589 4838 396 2889 2304 550 4108

Targeted Services - During Lockdown

PSS Support for Children till 08-08-2020

District  No:of calls made by school counsellors No: of cases reported for intervention by school counsellors No: of Children reported by HW/ ASHAs/AWs No: of calls received in DISHA/Other Helpline Numbers No: of Children for which counselling given  No: of children which pharmacotherapy started  Stress Anxiety Behavioral Issues Depression Suicidal Behaviour Substance Abuse Other Issues
TVPM 10771 41 7 6 1751 1 468 421 162 12 7 15 650
KLM 15857 2 22 3 1040 4 329 328 70 4 0 15 275
PTA 7675 2 1 0 1238 1 82 152 61 0 1 0 366
ALPY 7543 2 0 0 1088 0 165 257 17 0 0 0 276
KYM 15653 4 3 0 1482 3 393 350 57 4 1 10 617
IDK 13749 0 0 0 1864 0 321 248 3 0 0 0 842
EKM 13636 0 1 0 1138 1 277 13 92 1 2 3 454
TSR 11017 0 0 0 1847 0 275 375 122 16 1 20 793
PKD 12837 14 0 0 2083 5 353 709 11 5 4 27 854
MLP 10581 2 18 0 777 1 235 189 69 0 0 1 117
KKD 17779 65 3 29 2791 8 1283 581 59 6 3 7 603
WYD 9081 0 7 0 251 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 188
KNR 8011 26 27 6 2096 4 561 543 50 9 1 3 323
KSD 10860 9 8 0 247 0 87 63 1 0 1 2 94
TOTAL 1,65,050 167 97 44 19,693 28 4830 4229 774 58 21 103 6452

PSS Consolidated till 08-08-2020

District   No: of Calls given to persons in quarantine  No: of Follow-Up Calls given to quarantined persons  No: of calls received from quarantined persons in Helpline  No: of Calls given to persons in hospital isolation  No: of Follow-Up Calls given to persons in hospital isolation No: of calls received from hospital isolated persons in Helpline  PSS- Targeted Services  PSS Calls to Health Personnel PSS calls to school children Grand Total
TVPM 65560 50476 2723 3751 529 34 37702 2315 10771 173861
KLM 52950 30775 2917 1861 1334 159 33969 1821 15857 141643
PTA 63494 34433 2812 2681 4547 346 12244 5468 7675 133700
ALP 75229 44731 3524 2289 974 379 21231 3942 7543 159842
KTM 31855 28814 398 1321 2797 11 14324 2423 15653 97596
IDK 28813 22442 433 889 1347 32 17032 1599 13749 86336
EKM 81121 43497 517 2091 1316 0 31022 3959 13636 177159
TSR 49309 47563 6013 250 1262 47 26073 1251 11017 142785
PKD 79453 43588 2108 1972 1188 501 21393 4091 12837 167131
MLP 85530 20901 1934 2317 390 371 36076 4209 10581 162309
KKD 57706 16249 1934 2677 653 77 47245 2494 17779 146814
WYD 32491 24979 1089 697 265 35 3964 960 9081 73561
KNR 79119 52582 1760 2406 630 493 32665 3101 8011 180767
KSD 45411 16898 1555 2335 1782 129 13920 811 10860 93701
TOTAL 8,28,041 4,77,928 29,717 27,537 19,014 2614 3,48,860 38,444 1,65,050 19,37,205

De-Addiction Cases during Lockdown period

Cases Reported Admitted
2667 323
District  No. of beds available Cases reported  Cases referred No: of admissions 
TVPM 35 42 13 55
KLM 46 495 3 44
PTA 22 18 6 5
ALPY 10 98 44 27
KTM 30 22 0 13
IDK 35 80 5 28
EKM 24 374 0 15
TSR 18 254 0 29
PKD 30 183 9 23
MLP 30 335 2 43
KKD 20 631 4 29
WYD 20 5 0 0
KNR 33 22 5 9
KSD 9 108 0 3
Total 362 2667 91 323