MAHENDERGARH, 11.06.24-Professor Tankeshwar Kumar, Vice-Chancellor, Central University of Haryana (CUH), Mahendergarh launched an edited volume, "VRIDDHI: Post Traumatic Growth in the Indian Context," by Professor Payal Chandel and Dr. Divya Vashistha from the Department of Psychology.

Professor Tankeshwar Kumar commended the editors for their insightful contribution to the field of Psychology. He highlighted that the book is a vital resource for enhancing the outlook of life among trauma survivors. It goes beyond addressing trauma alone; it also provides valuable insights for individuals facing various crises. By understanding how to perceive and navigate their situations, readers can discover and harness their latent potential.

Dr. Divya Vashistha said that "VRIDDHI" explores the phenomenon of post-traumatic growth, which refers to the positive psychological change experienced as a result of the struggle with highly challenging life circumstances. The book specifically examines this concept within the Indian context, offering a comprehensive analysis of how individuals in India navigate and grow from traumatic experiences.

Professor Payal Chandel underscored the multifaceted utility of the book, noting that it is designed to benefit a wide audience. Students will find it an invaluable addition to their academic resources, scholars can utilize it for research and reference, educators can incorporate its findings into their teaching, and the general public can gain practical insights into fostering resilience and personal growth.

"VRIDDHI: Post Traumatic Growth in the Indian Context" is expected to become an essential text in the study of psychological resilience and transformation. Its publication marks a significant milestone for the Central University of Haryana, reflecting the institution's commitment to advancing knowledge and supporting the well-being of individuals through scholarly excellence.