About the Centre
Lawyers are social engineers and as an institute creating lawyers, in an attempt to discharge responsibility towards society the Shankarrao Chavan Law College established the Family Counseling Centre, under the guidance of Hon'ble Mr. V.V. Shahpurkar, Former Principal Judge of Family Court, Pune.
The Family Counseling Centre was formally inaugurated on 10th August 2013, at the auspicious hands of Hon'ble Justice Anilkumar Dave, judge, Supreme Court of India, in the gracious presence of Justice Sadhana Jadhav, judge , High Court of Bombay & Justice Vidyasagar Kanade , Judge of High Court of Bombay. Mr. V.V. Shahapurkar is the President of this center. Properly designed Executive Committee of this centre discharges the responsibility of execution of the center. The centre is having an expert wing which consists of renowned experts from medical and legal field. Twice in a week, Hon'ble Shahpurkar sir, Dr. Pravin Motiwalla, and Mr. Sudam Gayake former counsellers Family Court Pune personally meets persons having family problems and tender advise them as to further course of action. Experience, and compassion of Shahpurkar sir coupled with the co-operation of faculty assisting him, has resulted in saving of many marriages which were on the verge of breaking.
Recently work of Centre Special appreciation by High Court of Bombay by giving recognition as an Official Mediator.
Executive committee of Centre
|1||Mr V.V. Shahpurkar||President|
|2||Prin. B.G.Jadhav||Executive President|
|3||Dr. Kranti Deshmukh||Secretary|
|4||Adv. Ganesh Kawade||Joint Secretary|
|5||Mrs. Shubhangi Deshmukh||Joint Secretary|
|6||Mrs. Revati Naik||Treasurer|
|7||Mr. Sudam Gaike||Member|
|8||Dr. Pravin N. Motiwala||Member|
|9||Dr. Shamshruddin Tamboli||Member|
|10||Adv. Prajkta More||Member|
|11||Mrs. Aarti Pande||Member|
|12||Mrs. Krushna Badade||Member|
Advisors and Members of Centre
|1||Dr. Rajendra Shimpi||Medical Expert|
|2||Dr Ulhas Luktuke||Medical Expert|
|3||Dr. Prafulla Ranade||Medical Expert|
|4||Dr. Sanjay Kulkarni||Medical Expert|
|5||Dr. Vijaya Wanjape||Medical Expert|
|6||Adv Prajakta More||Legal Expert|
Activities of the Centre
Apart from providing counseling to the needy people center conducts many activities for students for sensitizing them about gender related issues, family issues etc. Every year centre arranges one day Workshop on Pre and post marital counseling, expert lectures on various relevant topics, seminars etc.
Services of Centre
Family Counseling Centre provides various services on gratuitous basis as follows.
- Pre and post marital counseling
- Legal assistance
- Counseling regarding Anger control
- Personal counseling for depression
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Contact No: 8149340004