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Society Today: History of Conceptualisation of Health

September 26, 2020 Gaurika Kalsi 0 Comments

 Society Today: History of Conceptualisation of Health

Report by: Gaurika Kalsi

The Empower People Organization has organized webinar series to support, educate, and help people towards their overall empowerment.

The following report is based on one of those webinars.

The topic of the panel discussion was “Society Today: History of Conceptualisation of Health”

It was conducted on 26th September 2020 at 08:00pm.

Panellists for the session were:

Ms Sumati Rani

Ms Shivani Nirmal

Points by Ms Sumati Rani:

Evolution in concept of health

Pre historic times

Middle ages

Biomedical model

Problems with biomedical model

Biopsychological model of health

Practice and treatment

Limitations of Biopsychological model

Present definition of health

Health continuum

Points by Ms Shivani Nirmal:

Introduction of session's discussion

Mental health and disorders during historic time

Advantage of biopsychological model 

Accessibility of knowledge and treatment

Hereditary cases

Perception of health