Differences between Rehabilitation Psychologist and Clinical Psychologist
Rehabilitation council of India offer license for Clinical Psychologist as well as Rehabilitation Psychologist. This article will help to understand the differences between Rehabilitation Psychologist and Clinical Psychologist.
Education Required: M.Phil in Rehabilitation Psychology
Role of Rehabilitation Psychologist is conceptualized within the scientist-practioner model. The trained Rehabilitation Psychologists are expected to help and assist persons who suffering from a wide variety of physical, sensory and developmental disabilities to achieve optimal psychological, social and physical functioning and to restore hope and meaning in their families.
The services provided by Rehabilitation Psychologists include:
Psychological counselling and therapies,
Supportive measures for caregivers,
Education and consultation to involved community members, such as employers or teachers, and referrals to other specialists when needed.
Education Required: M.Phil in Clinical Psychology
Clinical Psychologists apply knowledge and methods from all substantive fields of biopsychosocial sciences for promotion and maintenance of mental health of individuals. Mental health problems are continuously on the rise owing to change in life style, habits and mounting stress in personal/occupational/social domains across various sections of the society.
Clinical Psychologist is expected to perform the following functions:
Diagnose mental health problems.
Conceptualize specific adult and child mental health problems within a psychological framework, giving due consideration to psychosocial/ contextual factors, and carryout relevant treatment/management.
Apply psychological principles and techniques in rehabilitating persons with mental health problems and disabilities.
Work with the psychosocial dimensions of physical diseases, formulate and undertake focused/targeted psychosocial interventions.
Work with community to promote health, quality-of-life and psycho-logical well-being.
Undertake research in the areas of clinical psychology such as, mental health/illness, physical health/diseases and relevant societal issues viz. misconception, stigma, discrimination, social tension, gender construction, life style etc.
Undertake administrative and supervisory/decision-making responsibilities in mental health area.
National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences (NIMHANS) invited Application forms for admission in PhD. in Psychology and M.Phil in Clinical Psychology. Please fill the form before the last date (31st January 2017).
Eligibility: Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology: 2 years MA/M.Sc. in Psychology/Counseling Psychology/Psychological Counseling/Clinical Psychology/Applied Psychology/M.Phil. degree in Mental Health and Social Psychology/M.Phil. in Clinical Psychology
M.Phil. in Clinical Psychology: 2 years MA/M.Sc. in Psychology/Counseling Psychology/Psychological Counseling/Applied Psychology /Clinical Psychology
Last date for online submission of application: 31st January 2017
Online Entrance Test will be held: 25th & 26th March 2017
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Admission Open for M.Phil Clinical Psychology in CIP
Admissions are open in Central Institute of psychiatry for M.Phil Clinical Psychology and Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology, Interested students can apply through before the date mention below:
Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology : 4 seats- (NO RESERVATION) Duration : 2 years Qualification : M.Phil (Medical & Social Psychology/ Clinical Psychology) from any recognized University
M.Phil in Clinical Psychology: 12 seats (UR-07, OBC-04, SC-01) (01 PH) Duration : 2 years Qualification : M.A. /M.Sc. in Psychology regular course of a recognized University with minimum 55% marks for UR and 50% marks for SC, ST & OBC in the aggregate.Last Date of Submission of Online Application form: 13-Dec-2016 Date of Entrance Exam: 19-Feb-2017
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Applications are invited for admission into Post Graduate Diploma in Rehabilitation Psychology and Post Graduate Diploma course in School Counselling in Calcutta University for the academic session 2016-2017.
Details are given below:
P. G. Diploma in Rehabilitation Psychology:
Eligibility: Graduation in Psychology /Education / Sociology / Physiology / Human Development / Degree in Medical Science.
No. Of seats: 30 (28 + 2 OBC)
Submission of filled in application form: 21.11.2016 to 28.11.2016 (upto 5 pm)
Date and Time of Interview: 16.12.2016 (12 Noon onward)
Post P. G. Diploma Course in School Counselling:
Eligibility: M.A. / M.Sc. in Applied Psychology / Psychology
No. Of seats: 20
Submission of Filled-up Application Forms: 09/12/2016 to 16/12/2016 (upto 5 p.m.)
Date and Time of Interview: 22/12/2016 from 2.00 P.M. onwards.
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