Association for Solution Focused Practices- India

Association for solution focused practices is a non-governmental organization registered under society registration in India. ASFP aims to promote and propagate solution focused practices in the area of mental health, education, training, consultation, therapeutic practices and all other modalities which enhance wellbeing and development in individuals and organizations all over India.

CHRIST (Deemed to be University)

CHRIST (Deemed to be University) was born out of the educational vision of St Kuriakose Elias Chavara, an educationalist and social reformer of the nineteenth century in South India. He founded the first Catholic indigenous congregation, Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (CMI), in 1831 which administers CHRIST (Deemed to be University). The multi-disciplinary University which focuses on teaching research and service offers Bachelors to Doctoral programmes in humanities, social sciences, science, commerce, management, engineering, education, and law to over 18000 students. The campus is a living example for the harmonious multiculturalism with students from all the states of India and around 60 different countries. CHRIST (Deemed to be University) publishes six peer-reviewed research journals and has published more than 300 books in Kannada and English. A promoter of sports, music and literary activities, it is a nurturing ground for creative excellence.

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WMO Arts and Science College

WMO Arts and Science College is a premier higher educational institution, is situated in most beautiful western ghats. WMO arts and science college is affiliated to the University of Calicut and college holds the highest point in the district with regard to NAAC accreditation and has been accredited A grade with grade point of 3.12. The institution has been empowering the backward minorities, orphans and destitute upholding the ethical and moral values. The campus bound with academic and serene vicinity that conducive to educational and extracurricular developments. currently, WMO arts and science college offers 3 postgraduate level programmes and 6 undergraduate level programmes affiliated to the University of Calicut. The college is aided by the Govt. of Kerala and has been accredited by NAAC.

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Solutions Center – Netherlands

Solutions Center, founded in 2004 by Insoo Kim Berg (USA) and Arnoud Huibers (NLD), aims to make the solution-oriented approach applicable to professionals in care, care, education, management and many other fields and settings. Solutions Center organizes training courses, seminars and conferences, coordinates intervision groups and offers consultation to professionals, managers and teams. In-company training courses are tailored to the learning needs of participants and organization. Solutions Center is located in Soesterberg, beautifully situated in the woods of the Utrechtse Heuvelrug. Easy to reach by car via the A28, free parking on site. Easy to reach by public transport via Amersfoort CS.

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ASFAR is an organization that aims to propagate and develop the Solution Focused Approach and Solution Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT) in specific, through teaching, research, practice, and supervision. ASFAR was founded in 2016 by Jaseem Koorankot (India) and Arnoud Huibers (Netherlands). Click here to know more about the founders. ASFAR conducts short-term courses in Solution Focused Practice, organizes seminars, workshops, conferences and carry research on how the Solution Focused Approach can be applied in the area of Mental Health, Education, Human Resource Management, Coaching and Organizations. ASFAR conducts training and certificate courses in Solution-Focused Approach.

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The Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences (IMHANS) is an autonomous institute under the Government of Kerala and is in the process of developing into a centre of excellence under the national mental health program of Government of India. Recognizing the community needs, the institute has identified community mental health, child mental health and psychosocial rehabilitation as its thrust areas. IMHANS is active in mental health care delivery, training, research and policy development. Established in 1982, the institute has its headquarters in the Government Medical College campus, Kozhikode with services spread across northern districts of Kerala.

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