Dr. Chayanika Singh

Psychologist

Don’t live in uncertainties and confusions! Don’t surround yourself with stress and anxiety! Get past the problems and difficulties holding you back! Through Counselling, you can sort out your anxieties, issues and personal problems through extensive sessions of counselling and psychotherapy, done completely without any form of medication.

Change is the only constant in life. Changes are occurring everywhere around us today. It is now time for parents also to adopt a new outlook.

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Expertise

Consultant Psychologist

Achieved a satisfying rate of success in correcting conduct problems in children, boosting their self-confidence and creating an academic interest within them

School and Hospital Counsellor

Interacted many students and patients from different background and did the counselling.

NGOs

Worked in many NGOs as Consultant Psychologist.

Skills

Behavioural Problems
99%
Conduct problems
99%
Effective parenting
99%
Assessment of stress
100%
Suicidal tendencies
99%

Work Experience

2002 - Present
• Extensive experience of 16 years in dealing with behavioural problems of adult, children and parental issues • Achieved a satisfying rate of success in correcting conduct problems in children, boosting their self-confidence and creating an academic interest within them • Experienced in inculcating effective parenting teaching styles through counselling of parents & teachers • Skilled in evaluation and assessment of stress and aptitude through I. Q. Tests and Personality Tests • Areas of expertise include: o Academics: Lack of confidence, poor memory, poor performance, refusal to go to school, etc. o Behavioural Problems: Aggressiveness, lying, stealing, disobedience, stubbornness, temperamental problems, truant behaviour, etc. o Anxiety and Depression: Introverted behaviour, low self-esteem, poor appetite, poor sleep, headache, indecisiveness, suicidal tendencies in adult and children.

Kolkata

School and Hospital Counsellor

• Attached to the following schools as a counsellor for both students and teachers: o HariyanaVidyaMandir o Assembly of God Church o Holy Child Institute o St. Diocesan School o Nalanda Vidyapeeth Missionary School • Was attached to Bhagirathi Neotia Woman & Child Care Centre, Kolkata (from February, 2008 to 2009) • Marwari Relief Society (charity hospital: 2010 to 2016) • Corporates Counselling • Accenture: Bay Counselling, • Cognizant, Johnson and Johnson, United Spirit Ltd (DIAGEO) Onsite counselling • HPCL: Workshop

Kolkata

NGOs

• Worked as a Consultant Psychologist in the Hope Foundation Hospital, (2011) • Worked as a Consultant Psychologist in Seed Home (Hope Foundation, (2011) • Worked as a Consultant Psychologist in Nalini Satsang Organisation, slum area, Beliaghata, Kolkata, (1999).

Kolkata

Corporates

• Psychologist at Optum Health and Technology (UK) Limited

Minnesota

Education

2007

Ph.D., Psychology

Calcutta University

Kolkata

1986

M.A., Psychology

Patna University

Patna

1980

B.Ed.

Patna University

Patna

1978

B.A. (Hons.), Psychology

Patna University

Patna

CONFERENCES AND PAPER PRESENTATIONS

•Presented paper: Tata Institute of Social Sciences and Research, Mumbai. Topic : Self Confidence in womenand their business blooms, at International Women Conference. 12-13 July, 2018

•Presented paper: 17th Indian Society for Buddhist Studies, 13th-15th October, 2017, Sanchi, MP., India. Topic: Buddha and Freud in our everyday life.

•Presented paper: 15th European Congress of Psychology (ECP), July, 2017, Amsterdam. Topic: Authoritarian Father and Conduct-disordered Child’s perception of father as Demanding”.

• Presented paper: 16th Indian Society for Buddhist Studies, October, 2016. Topic: How to communicate with our children from the Buddha perspective.

• Presented paper: 31st International congress of Psychology, Yokohama, Japan, July 24-29, 2016. Topic: Fathers’ Self-Perception and Conduct-Disordered Child’s Perception of the Father

• Chairperson at the International Conference on Psychology & Allied Sciences (ICPAS) at Amity University, Noida, India (September, 2014)

• International Congress of Applied Psychology, Paris, France (7th-14thJuly, 2014) Topic: Mother’s parenting style and conduct-disordered child’s perception of the mother o Received financial assistance from the Indian Council of Social Science and Research (ICSSR, GOI) for presenting the paper in Paris, France

• XIVTH Annual Conference of National Academy of Psychology (NAOP), Department of Humanities & Social Sciences, IIT Kharagpur, India(26th – 28th February, 2004) Topic: Mother’s self-perception and the conduct-disordered children’s perception of their mothers Selected for the publication

• International Congress of Applied Psychology, Melbourne, Australia (11th-16thJuly, 2010) Topic: Mother’s personality disposition and conduct-disordered child’s perception of the mother o Received financial assistance from the Indian Council of Social Science and Research (ICSSR, GOI) for presenting the paper in Melbourne, Australia

• 4th International Conference of Psychology and Law, Miami, Florida, USA(2nd- 5th March, 2011) Topic: Mother’s self-perception and the conduct-disordered children’s perception of their mothers

Contact

Address
1C, Viceroy, Duke Garden, Raghunathpur, Kolkata- 700059
Mobile Number
+91 9831309411
Email
chayanika.singh8@gmail.com