Events & Activities

Department of Psychology ~ Events & Activities


Events & Activities


S.No Type of Programme (Workshop / Guest Lecture/Seminar/Conference) Program Title Dates & Resource Person Program details
1 Workshop Mental Health Awareness & Management 25th July 2018 ,Dr.C.Venkata Subbaiah/ JPE I, II & III Yrs The Resource Person explained on how to determine if we are mentally healthy, as every individual has some aspects of life like social, physical, spiritual, psychological, emotional and environmental. If there is an inner turmoil in one of the above aspects and if they are not paid attention, they may manifest into all the other aspects; such is the influence that they can trigger stress.
2 Radio Show Left Handers Day Celebration 13th Aug 2018,Mrs. Amthul Fathima/ Mass com I, II & III Yrs The Psych Club toured class to class providing a brief history of the day and facts about left hander's. This was followed by a series of left handed dexterity tests for the right handed populace of the class as a self-imposed simulation to the experience of a left- handed. The students, in response, actively engaged in the activities with a competitive spirit.
3 Investiture Ceremony Investiture Ceremony 30th August 2018 Department of Psychology and Mass communication held their annual Investiture for the newly elected members of the clubs organized within the departments. The Psyched club is heading into its third year continuing its tradition by celebrating the students of B.A (Psychology stream) who embraced the opportunity of a student community by actively electing peers and trusting them to establish the collective vision and aspirations of the club, and it’s functioning through various leadership roles.
4 Awareness Program Left Handers Day Celebration 7th September, 2018,Mrs. Amthul Fathima/ All students The play portrayed the importance of reaching out and talking about your thoughts and feelings to one another, because the wellbeing of an individual is connected to that of the other. Hence by sharing our problems and experiences we get closer to healing ourselves and by that healing others too.
5 Field Visit Field Visit to ‘Red Cross-Nightingale Dementia Care Centre’ 1 October, 2018,Ms Amulya/ JPE I, II & III Yrs Close to 50 students along with two faculties visited the dementia care centre in order to learn, understand and interact with people going through dementia. In the first session we were given a brief explanation about what is dementia? How it is caused? Along with treatments and precautions, which was followed by a question and answer session, where few of our classmates had some doubts and queries that were answered and addressed by the psychologist present there. After the first session, students were divided into a number of groups and were instructed to take down the details of each patient that they were going to interact with, as to have a hassle free interaction session.
1. Workshop Say NO to Abuse 5th October, 2017- Mrs. Zaina Hazari Khan The Workshop was conducted to bring awareness and identification within the girl students about the various kinds of abuse namely, social, emotional, psychological, physical, verbal and monetary.
2 Radio Show Left Hander’s Day 28th August, 2017 - PSYCHED Club
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Informative and awareness show on the campus radio about the general facts and the special gifts of left hander’s.
3 Field Visit Thakur Hari Prasad Institue of Research and Rehabilitation for the Mentally Handicapped July 27th, 2017 - Staff – THI Students got an opportunity to interact with the students suffering with Intellectual Disability. They also gained exposure to their skill development classes.
4 Celebration and Workshop PSYCHED Club Investiture July 25th, 2017 – Mrs. Tina Fernandes The students who were elected to authority positions were awarded badges in the presence of Mrs. Tina Fernandes who inspired students to make Psychology a way of life and not just a study subject.
5 Elections PSYCHED Club Elections
July 4th, 2017 – Dr. Suman and Ms. Aliza The PSYCHED Club after inauguration required to strengthen its roots by electing its authority panel. The elections were conducted following popular vote after the candidates gave a speech defending their position.
6 Guest Lecture Learning Difficulties 3rd July, 2017 - Mrs. Afshan Jabeen A Guest Lecture on understanding, empathizing and sympathizing with children suffering with learning disabilities.
7 Awareness Program Drug Abuse and Prevention 19th July, 2017 – JPE III The play depicted the life of a young adult who, unable to face the challenges of life, succumbs to using drugs; the play emphasizes the consequences of drug abuse and presents itself as a warning for the students who could be on the verge of getting into these unhealthy habits. Not only is this, but the play also made it very clear that help always available for anyone who might need it.
8 Seminar and Workshop JPE Orientation 29th June, 2017 - Dr. Suman Roy and Ms. Aliza Virani Students of JPE were oriented to their respective Professors and their Subjects. They also got an opportunity to interact with their seniors in a one on one session and were introduced to the PSYCHED Club.
9 Seminar and Workshop BA I Year Orientation 28th June, 2017 – Staff and Administration, St. Josephs Degree and PG College Students were introduced to the college and were welcomed. They were oriented to the college and the functioning of various units within the system.
10 Field Visit Hope Trust 6th March, 2017 – Ms. Raisa Luther A Rehabilitation Centre for Drug Addiction, students on their field visit learnt about the course from use, disuse, abuse and addiction and the after effects of Drug Addiction.
11 Awareness Program Awareness Program for Women Safety February 2017 – SHE Teams, Hyderabad Students of BA JPE I year, organized an awareness program on women safety in coordination with the SQAC and IQAC Cell. The session was an ambassador session for the SHE Teams and also tuition-ed the girls about their physical safety.
12 Guest Lecture Careers in Psychology 25th January, 2017 – Ms. Beena Colaco Ms. Beena enlightened her participants about the pathways to probable career choices in the broad field of Psychology.
13 Field Visit My Choices 22nd December, 2016 – Dr. Farzana Khan The students got to interact with the ‘Peace makers’ to understand and analyze the challenges faced by women in our society today. They also learnt what role they could play in empowering women and making this society an equally appealing place for them to live in.
14 Guest Lecture Organizational Psychology 13th December, 2016 – Mrs. Manisha Dayanand Ms. Manisha spoke about the role of a Psychologist in the Organization and also the best route to pick up in order to journey towards becoming an Organizational Psychologist.
15 Awareness Program Suicide Prevention Day 10th September, 2016 – Dr. Suman Roy As a legacy and a promise to safeguard the students from falling into consistent pressures and low moods eventually leading into depression and the downfall of the individual, the Department of Psychology organized a student-centric event on World Suicide Prevention Day.
16 Celebration and Guest Lecture Inauguration of the PSYCHED Club 29th August, 2016 – Dr. Tina Fernandes The Department of Psychology launched the Departmental Club – PSYCHED. The inauguration was supplemented with a Guest Lecture by Mrs. Tina Fernandes on Introduction to Psychology.
17 Field Visit National Institute of Mentally Handicapped 16th August, 2016 – NIMH Staff The students toured through their campus which included a centre for audio therapy, speech therapy and special school for children with various disabilities among other centers for vocational and behavioral training.
18 Seminar International Yoga Day 21st June, 2016 - Mr. Anuj and Mrs. Padmini The objective behind the program was to bring about awareness among the teachers and the students alike to appreciate a healthy life style and way of living.
19 Workshop International Women’s Day Celebration 8th March, 2016 – Dr. M. Suman Roy Attended by over 300 students, the forum provided a platform for students to understand Women Liberation and Women Equality.
20 Awareness Program Mind Hunting 20th February, 2016 - Dr. M. Suman Roy A panel for discussion attended by 10 parents from the Parent fraternity on the common problems that are witnessed during the late adolescent and early adulthood years.
21 Field Visit Institute of Mental Health 15th February, 2016 - IMH – Staff The students were introduced to the concept of abnormality and normalcy and were then guided through the Institute where they interacted with the care givers of the patients and heard out their story.
22 Awareness Program Safety in our Hands 27th September, 2015 – Dr. M. Suman Roy The Program ‘Safety in Our Hands’ was rolled out with the Objective to ensure that the participants are well equipped to face the struggles of everyday social life nuisances in the like of ragging, being judged, molestation and abuse.
23 Awareness Program Suicide Prevention 10th September, 2015 – Dr. M. Suman Roy In order to address this rising challenge among the youth, Dr. M. Suman Roy enlightened the students in order to inculcate in them the spirit of right doing from wrong doing and making informed decisions. This session was concluded with the message of being there for their kith and kin and looking out for early identifiers to save lives.
24 Awareness Program Good Friendship 1st August, 2015 – Dr. M. Suman Roy The session intended to achieve establishing sanctity within the relationship of friendship and to sensitize the students towards the needs of their friends.
25 Seminar Student Orientation 30th June, 2015 - Staff and Administration, St. Josephs Degree and PG College Students were introduced to the college and were welcomed. They were oriented to the college and the functioning of various units within the system.