LEARN : Practical aspects of “Cognitive Behaviour Therapy for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder &
Anxiety Disorders” from eminent psychologists of country

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Symposium is online and Free

27 Aug, 2023(10AM – 04PM)

Highlights of symposium

Eminent speakers

Resource materials

Case-based discussions

Recorded lectures

Interactive sessions

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This lecture will focus on cognitive theories and cognitive behavior therapy for OCD. It will also include a discussion of practical difficulties faced in day-to-day practice.


This lecture will focus on cognitive theories and cognitive behavior therapy for GAD. It will also
include a discussion on different relaxation training.


This lecture will focus on cognitive theories and cognitive behavior therapy for social anxiety, panic
disorder, and phobic disorders.


This chapter will discuss on principles of exposure therapy in OCD and anxiety disorders. It will also
include the preparation of subjective units of distress, exposures, and response prevention.


This chapter will focus on the preparation of cognitive case formulations and cases of OCD, GAD, and social anxiety disorder

Speakers : Leading Experts of Psychology

Dr Mahendra P. Sharma

B.Sc., M.A., M. Phil., Ph. D. (Clinical Psychology), NIMHANS, Bengaluru.   

Former Professor and Head

Department of Clinical Psychology & Behavioural Medicine Unit NIMHANS, Bengaluru.

Former member of the Expert Committee on Clinical Psychology of the Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI).

He was adjudged as one of the fifty icon clinical psychologists who have made outstanding contributions to the discipline at the occasion of celebrations of Golden Jubilee Year of Indian Association of Clinical Psychology (IACP) and awarded Special Honor Award during the 44th National Annual Conference of IACP-2018. He has also been awarded Prof. H. N. Murthy Oration Award for the Year 2006.

CAREER INTEREST: Third Generation Behaviour Therapies such as Mindfulness – Based or –Integrated Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Metacognitive Therapy. He is also interested in stress management in different populations, cognitions and metacognitions in emotional disorders, treatment of sexual dysfunctions, pain management and psycho-oncology. He has conducted large number of workshops for mental health and other health professionals.                             

PUBLICATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS: He is known for the publication of the first scientific study on Mindfulness or Vipassana Meditation in the area of mental health in India and the integration of the same in the routine clinical practice at NIMHANS.  

Dr Rushi

M.Phil, P.hD, RINPAS, Ranchi.

Professor & Director

Amity Institute of Behavioral Health & allied Sciences (AIBHAS), AUUP, Noida(UP) 

Former Associate Professor & HOD, Clinical Psychology, ABVIMS-Dr RML Hospital, New Delhi.

Assistant Professor, Rehabilitation Psychology, at National Institute for Mentally Handicapped (NIMH), New Delhi

Assistant Professor, Clinical Psychology, Department of Psychiatry, GMCH, Chandigarh

Clinical Psychologist, IHBAS, Delhi.

Member of the Mediation cell of the National Commission of Protection of Child Rights, (NCPCR) New Delhi.

Honorary General Secretary of the Association of Clinical Psychologists, Delhi-NCR

Member of the National Expert Committee for the content development of Modules and Training of the teachers by Ministry of Education.

Expert member in the development of many Training modules like Conflict Management, Stress Management, Communication and Interpersonal Skills, Time Management, etc.

Member Editorial Board of various National & International Journals 


Post Graduate Merit Scholarship and Award during her Post Graduation.

Life Empowerment Award for Holistic Education Leadership, given by Expression India and Ministry of Education, New Delhi.

AICRA Award received in Research Fundamentals and Implementation Science via Psychiatric Research Infrastructure for Intervention and implementation in India (PRIIIA) in October 2021 and selected to receive an Advanced In-Country Research Award to implement the research project by the University of Pittsburgh, USA.

Woman Mental Health Award, received on the eve of International Women’s Day on 7th March 2021.

“Child and Adolescent Mental Health Award” received by Indian Association of Clinical Psychology

Dr Sweta

PG, M.Phil, CIP, Ranchi, PhD, RINPAS Ranchi

Former Assistant Professor, Department of Clinical Psychology,  Nai Subha and IMHH, Agra

Research scholar in CIP and RINPAS

Expertise in Cognitive-Behaviour Therapy, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy, Mindfulness based Cognitive-Behaviour Therapy etc.

Publications: In national and international journals like Elsevier.

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