LAHORE – Punjab University Center for Clinical Psychology Director and Department of Applied Psychology Chairperson Prof Dr Rukhsana Kausar said on Wednesday that depression was becoming common among the youth.

She stated this in a gathering organised in connection with the World Mental Health Day at Punjab University. The Department of Applied Psychology, Center for Clinical Psychology and Pakistan Association for Clinical Psychology on Wednesday jointly organised an awareness walk and seminar entitled ‘Depression – A Paradisiacal Hell’ following WHO’s theme for the 2012 World Mental Health Day.

Acting Punjab University Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Liaqat Ali was the special guest.