PhD Clinical Psychology

The Clinical Psychologists go through vigorous training in administering psychological tests, interpreting the results and diagnosing patients. This training includes writing reports and learning how to evaluate reports and referrals. They are further trained for conducting therapeutic sessions using the various theories of Psychotherapy (like Psychoanalytic, Cognitive Behavioral, Humanistic etc) focusing on techniques and styles specially designed for the treatment of specific disorders. The students practice through role playing, behavioral rehearsals, modeling and content analysis of their sessions. They are provided with expert supervision by practicing psychologists and Professors with years of clinical and supervisory experience.

Road Map

First Year

Semester 1

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
Total Theory Lab
CPY 801 Advanced Quantitative Research and Research Ethics 3 3
CPY 802

 

Group Psychotherapy I 3

 

3

 

 

 

Elective I

 

3

 

3

 

Semester 2

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
Total Theory Lab
CPY 807 Advanced Qualitative Research and Research Ethics 3 3
CPY 808 Group Psychotherapy II 3 3
 

Elective II

 

3

 

3

 

Summer Semester

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
Total Theory Lab
CPY 806 Internship I 9

 

 

9

 

 Second Year

Semester 3

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
Total Theory Lab
CPY 812

 

Internship II

 

6

 

 

6

 

CPY 813 Supervised Research (PhD Thesis) including Defense and Acceptance of Research Proposal

 

9

 

 

9

 

 Semester 4

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
Total Theory Lab
CPY 814

 

Internship III

 

3

 

 

3

 

CPY 815 Supervised Research (PhD Thesis) including Data Collection and Analysis 9

 

 

9

 

 Third Year

Semester 5

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
Total Theory Lab
CPY 816

 

Didactic Analysis

 

3

 

 

3

 

CPY 817 Supervised Research (PhD Thesis) including Thesis Write up 9

 

 

9

 

 Semester 6

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
Total Theory Lab
CPY 818 Supervised Research (PhD Thesis) including Submission of the Final Thesis for Evaluation 9

 

 

9

 

 Course Work           = 18 Cr. Hrs

Internship                 = 18 Cr. Hrs

D.A                             = 3 Cr. Hrs

Dissertation             = 36 Cr. Hrs

Total                          = 75 Cr. Hrs