Estb. 1882

University of the Punjab

Prof. Dr. Rukhsana Kausar

Prof. Dr. Rukhsana Kausar

It gives me great pleasure to welcome you all to the Centre for Clinical Psychology. Quality training in Clinical Psychology and expertise in research is the hallmark of Centre for Clinical Psychology. Our goal is to instill professionalism in trainees and produce clinical psychologist with sound knowledge and expertise in Clinical Psychology. The field of Clinical Psychology deals with Psychological Problems and thereby sensitivity and empathy towards patients and fellow human beings is extremely important. At the Centre for Clinical Psychology, the students get extensive training in Psychological Assessment, Diagnosis and Therapeutic Intervention through taught courses as well as supervised clinical placements. The enviable and challenging atmosphere of the Centre makes it distinct from all other institutions. The Centre provides resources and facilities to its students which are at par with those provided by International Universities. Provision of Psychological Treatment to general masses on subsidized charges, a school for slow learners and speech therapy are distinctive features of CCP. For training its students, the Centre avails the services of highly qualified regular faculty members and professionals in the field as visiting faculty and Clinical Supervisors. The students' knowledge and skills are enhanced by arranging Seminars, Workshops and Extension Lectures on regular basis. In addition to the hectic teaching and training schedule, our advisory committee arranges a wide range of extracurricular activities to maximally utilize students' potentials. Research is an integral part for imparting comprehensive training in Clinical Psychology and the Centre for Clinical Psychology places emphasis on equipping its graduates with research skills. Students carry out individual research project under the supervision of experienced faculty members. We have published first issue of Psychological Abstracts of research projects conducted by the CCP students and faculty members. The Centre also publishes its Journal "Pakistan Journal of Professional Psychology: Research and Practice." The Centre for Clinical Psychology urgestraineesto be part of the Centre for Clinical Psychology with an ambition to be a professionally sound Clinical Psychologist.

Designation:- Director