Crest is a registered Trust dedicated to Care & Counselling and Value based Education in vital areas of human development & relationships. Inter faith harmony and bonding is promoted at all levels.
CREST was started in 1986, conceived by friends, sharing a Vision for India & her families. The Team included Drs. Alfred & Marie Mignon Mascarenhas, Dr.Dara Amar, Mrs. Shashi Deshpande & Friends. CREST has completed 26 glorious years.
Dr. Marie Mignon Mascarenhas, Founder, Department of Community Medicine in St. John’s Academy of Health Sciences in Bangalore, has studied at Grant Medical College, Mumbai & London University. She also represented India at the United Nations & other World Conferences on Family Health, Women etc. & directed a W.H.O Research Study. She has written several excellent books in India. She is a recipient of several Awards, Including the John Paul II for Prolife.
CREST NORTH – Chandigarh & Jammu
CREST North is directed by Mrs. Saraswathi, Counsellor Par Excellence who worked in CREST for over 2 years. She pioneered many positive changes & with Dr.Chand Trehan Ph.D- They direct many programmes. Both are internationally accredited and have received many awards.
Objectives of CREST’S Vision
- PROMOTING FAMILY LIFE AND VALUE EDUCATION ACCORDING TO THE BEST INDIAN TRADITIONS , CONSONANT WITH MODERN ADVANCES, KEEPING THE FOCUS ON WHOLESOME PERSONALITY DEVELOPMENT, ESPECIALLY IN CHILDHOOD & ADOLESCENTS AND THE ELDERLY AS THE NATURAL ENVIRONMENT.
- PROVIDE FULL SUPPORT TO WOMEN AND CHILDREN TO EMPOWER THEM TO ACHIEVE THEIR OWN POTENTIAL.
- To raise public awareness about human and legal rights of girls & promote their holistic health & development in the family & society, remembering their femininity.
- CAREER COUNSELLING
- PREVENTIVE COUNSELLING IS THE OBJECTIVE OF CREST FOR INDIA ESPECIALLY.
- POSITIVE PARENTING.
- PARENT – TEACHER EDUCATION
- FAMILY COUNSELLING
- LIFE FOR THE GIRL CHILD WITH LIGHT(EDUCATION) & WATER(HIGH-PROTEIN DRINK)
- WOMEN’S EMPOWERMENT
- TRAINING OF TRAINERS for Leadership, Self Confidence , Health etc.
- BIO ETHICS
- YOUTH – MEETING THE CHALLENGE TO DEVELOP YOUR RESOURCES
- Adolescent Sexuality & Guidance
- Alternative Strategies For Family Planning
- Aids Education, Prevention & Counselling .
- Training Conducted By CREST
CREST Counselling , Aptitude Test, Personality Enrichment , Self Esteem , Femininity, & Masculinity, Responsible Parenthood , Marriage Preparation, & Counselling etc.Workshops , Talks Discussions , Film/Slide , Seminars & Face to Face Counselling . Also sessions conducted to improve the quality of mental, emotional and spiritual life.