“Psycho”- relating to the mind. “Logy”- Study of. Psychology deals with the study of ones state of mind, behaviour and mental processes. Abnormal behavior can do a lot of harm to oneself as well as the people around. A psychologist identifies the cause of abnormal behavior and treats the condition with medications and counselling.
B.SC. (HOME SCIENCE) , M.A. (APPLIED PSYCHOLOGY), M.PHIL (STUDENT COUNSELLING), PH.D (PSYCHOLOGY)
Dr. Vasuki Mathivanan has obtained her Ph.D degree in Psychology from Madras University. She has exposure in the field of teaching, Counseling, Training, Research guidance and Psychological assessment for about 19 years in diversified work environments.
Her accomplishments includes:
“Best Outstanding Student” award by J.B.A.S College for Women, Chennai.
Nominated to Visit China in relation with the Ph.D Research work in 2004.
Publications included co-edited books, Research articles and case studies.
She has conducted seminars and workshops in countries like United Kingdom,Australia,Malaysia and Srilanka on various topics.
President of Chennai Counselors Foundation.
Languages known- Tamil and English.