Psychology & Counseling Services (Clinical & Educational)
- Who is a psychologist?
- Who do they work with?
- How do they work?
- Where do they work?
- Psychologist and Psychiatrist
Psychologists study the human mind and human behavior. Psychologists investigate the physical, cognitive, emotional, or social aspects of human behavior. Clinical psychologists often interview patients and give diagnostic tests. They may provide individual, family, or group psychotherapy and may design and implement behavior modification programs.
There are recognized courses in the field of Psychology. There are many institutes in India offering BSc & MSc programs in Psychology Sciences. The Bachelors program is of 3 years duration. The Masters program is of 2 years duration. Only individuals who have completed either or both these courses are eligible to be called as Psychologists. Many of them complete their PhD programs in specific areas.
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