Division Unit: Adolescent Resource Centre
Coverage: Kolkata and neighbouring areas, West Bengal
Start date: Ongoing
TEENLINE, a dedicated helpline service was initiated by CINI in 2002 to answer queries and provide first level counselling to young people (10-24 years) on sexual reproductive health, psycho-social issues, emotional problems and family issues. Recently, CINI has introduced a toll free tele-counselling (1800-121-5323) as well as face to face counselling service for the adolescent/youth and parents for the purpose.
Besides providing counseling services, TEENLINE also deliver services such as Career Counselling, Group Counselling, Family and Parental Counselling. Therapeutic Sessions like Dance Movement Therapy, Music therapy, Art Play Therapy, Meditation and Guided Imagery are utilized to handle conditions that the individual is going through.
Psychometric Tests such as IQ Test, Social Maturity and Personality Test (TAT/CAT/DAP/ RORSCHACH), Paper Pencil Tests on Depression/Anger/Anxiety, helps the adolescents and youths to understand oneself in a better way. Moreover workshops conducted at school & college level, outreach counseling/home based counseling are innovative ideas of TEENLINE counseling service. Adolescents from a low socio economic status can also reach TEENLINE.
ADOLESCENT STORMS (10-19 YRS)
PSYCHOLOGICAL & PSYCHOMETRIC TESTS
HOME BASE COUNSELING SERVICES