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Department of Applied Psychology and Counseling 



The Department of Applied Psychology and Counselling was inaugurated on 31st May 2010 by Prof.Dr. S. Mohan, Director, National Institute of Technical Teachers’ Training and Research (NITTTR), Chennai.


The core objective of the department is to provide counselling services and psychological assistance for students in their academic, behavioral, emotional and social areas . The counsellor provides facilities to  achieve the desired change or make the suitable choices .


Innovative Practices of the Department     


  • Cause & Effect Counselling Analysis for students
  • Record SWOT ( Strength , Weakness , Opportunity and Threat ) Analysis for students
  • Emotional Maturity Index of Students and Faculty
  • Multiple Intelligence Mapping for Students and Faculty
  • Faculty Development Programs
  • Audit Courses in Behavioral Sciences for First year Engineering  & Management Students
  • Diploma Course in Guidance and Counselling for Internal and External Teachers ( approval from Indian Academy of Applied Psychology – IAAP )
  • Consultancy
  • Community based services to Government Schools & Technical Education Institutions
  • Psychometric Assessment and Counsellingto various groups




The Department has a Applied Psychology Laboratory wherein the students and teachers can have the opportunity to participate in laboratory and field based studies related to mental health issues, adolescent development, personality development and emotional intelligence. In the Laboratory we are having psychological tests – Verbal , Non Verbal and Performance Tests , Personality Inventory , Projective techniques, Creativity Tests , Achievement Test , Social Skills test , Intelligence Tests , Emotional Intelligence Tests. In addition to this we are also having Perception , Reaction Time and Sensation measuring Psychological Instruments and couple of other psychological tests procured from testologists . 



Activities on 2016-2017

Valedictory function of the 4th Batch of PG Diploma in Psychotherapy and Counselling

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