Belgian nursing students and teachers visited the Centre for Psychiatric Rehabilitation Saint Giuseppe Moscati in Tamil Nadu, India on Monday 14 March 2016. The visitors met patients and learned more about the services of the centre. It was a very interesting day for both parties.
Students and teachers of the Sint-Augustinusinstuut in Aalst, Belgium visited the psychiatric rehabilitation centre in Tamil Nadu, India. Bro. Wilfred Swamynathan explained the students everything about the rehabilitation centre. There was also time to ask questions. Afterwards, the students had a group conversation with the patients. Despite the language barrier, the communication went well. It was an interesting and beautiful day for both parties, ended with a delicious meal.
You can read the students’ blog here:
https://saiaalstnaarindia.wordpress.com/2016/03/14/maandag-14-maart-16/ (in Dutch)
More information about the Psychiatric Rehabilitation Centre Saint Giuseppe Moscati: http://www.fracarita-international.org/#!centre-for-psychiatric-rehabilitation-sa/iqa7v