Sri. Dilshad Bin Ashraf

Dilshad Bin Ashref, Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology

Academic Qualification

  • M.Sc Applied Psychology.

Other Qualifications

  • Qualified UGC-NET (lectureship) in Psychology

  • Certificate course in Neuro-Linguistic Programming(N.L.P)

  • Certificate course in Transactional Analysis

  • Diploma in Yogasanas & Yoga Therapy

  • Diploma in Computer Application

Positions Held

  • President, Society of Psychologists for Social Action (SPSA), 2011-2012

  • Resource person and Coordinator, BCC (Behavior Change Communication)

  • Training for health workers organized by NRHM and Dept. of Health

  • Membership in Professional Bodies

  • Member, Society of Psychologists for Social Action (SPSA)

Research Instruments Developed

  • Psycho Morbidity Assessment Scale for physically disabled adolescents (2012), Co –author, Dr.S.Vinod Kumar

Books publications

  • Co editor of the book “Recent Approaches in counselling & Psychotherapy” published by SPSA (Society of Psychologists for Social Action) (2012)

Paper presentations

  • Efficacy of Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) for the treatment of Depression.National Conference “ Psychology In The Changing India” & World Mental Health Day Observance”. Organized by Department of Psychology, LISSAH College, Kaithapoyil, Kozhikode on October 10th & 11th 2008

  • Comparative study of Psychological wellbeing between Sufis and Normals. National Seminar on “The Challenges And Perspectives on Mental Health”. Organized by Department of Psychology, Prajyoto Niketan College, Pudukkad on 5th December 2008

  • Effectiveness of Cognitive behavior Therapy on Paraplegia. UGC Sponsored national Conference on “Modern Perspective in Psychology for Healthy Life”. Organized by Department of Psychology, Annamalai University, Chidambaram, Tamil Nadu on 2nd & 3rd March 2012

Refresher/ orientation course, seminars, workshops attended

  • UGC sponsored National Seminar on “Psychological Counselling- Practice, Problems and Prospects”. Organized by Department of Psychology, Govt. College for Women, Trivandrum on January 6-7, 2012

  • National training seminar on “Counseling and Psychotherapy”. Organized by SPSA (Society of Psychologists for Social Action) in Calicut Town Hall on 23rd to 25th January 2012.

  • Three days National Workshop on “Cognitive Behavior Therapy: Basic Principles and Techniques”. Organized by School of behavioural Sciences(SBS), MG University on 22nd to 24th March 2013

M.Sc Dissertations under my supervision

Dept of Clinical & Counselling Psychology, SBS, Kannur University

  • Effectiveness of psychotherapy on Paraplegia, Sumayya Kadaprath (2008).

  • Attitude of parents and teachers towards sex education of adolescents, Lavanya.P.K (2008).

  • A comparative study on intelligence, memory and visual motor perception among middle aged alcoholics, schizophrenics and normals, Vidya.S (2008).

  • Stress tolerance,quality of life and psychological wellbeing of the oldage: An analytical study, Roopesh.N (2009)

  • Effectiveness of pranayama on anxiety, Binisha.K (2009)

  • Effectiveness of pranayama and meditation on anger management, Resna Sadan.K.T (2009)

  • Achievement motivation, emotional intelligence and Stress tolerance of Kerala Police-an analytical study, Divyasree.R (2009)