Students will demonstrate basic competency in Family Systems and Counselling theories, psychopathology, and clinical modes (models, approaches, techniques, including principles of recovery-oriented care, etc.), simultaneously appreciating multiple dimensions of diversity. Students will integrate knowledge of how various cultures, dimensions of diversity and social stress impact both clinical work and mental health/recovery. Students will demonstrate entry-level understanding of how to appropriately utilize clinical research to inform clinical practice.
Why study Clinical Psychology?
- Clinical psychology is a diverse specialty area within psychology.
- The aspirant may apply for psychological services in schools, hospitals, substance abuse treatment centresand social services agencies.
- The program in Clinical Psychology provides students to become trained professionals.
- The students of Psychology acquire skills such as analysing data, communicating complex information, and understanding human behaviour.
Approved by UGC & Govt of India
Aspirants should have passed Bachelor’s degree from any recognised board with at least 50% marks in aggregate (45% marks in case for SC/ST candidates) or equivalent CGPA. The duration is divided into four semesters.
Future prospect of the course:
To create a strong research oriented theoretical foundation in consonance with recent advances in the discipline of psychology. The programme enables students to take a creative, empirical and ethical approach to the program that combines conceptual repertoire and research practices in both quantitative and qualitative traditions.