The Department of Psychology was established in 1973 with the following objectives
- To back up professional social work at the degree level
- To give students human insights for understanding people.
- To build up personality and bring out potentials in oneself and others.
- To enable the development of different professions which are built on psychological principles.
The faculty engages in Psychometry, student counselling (mainly personal), guidance to parents, conducts programmes / workshops on organizational training, mental health and problems of the transitional period, sex education and specific memory improvement techniques. The faculty offer counselling service in the SPARSH Counselling and consultancy services too are offered.
The Department has a well equipped laboratory and library. The departmental laboratory has been upgraded under CPE to facilitate improved teaching learning ambience.
1.Name : Ms. Sandra Sunitha Lobo
Qualification : M.Sc. – Clinical Psychology, M. Phil
Designation : Assosciate Professor and Head of the Department
2.Name : Ms Yamini Gowda PC
Qualification : M.Sc. – Clinical and Counselling Psychology, K-SET, NET
Designation : Asst. Professor