Department of Psychology

NAME: Dr. Ramaa Raju
POST: Associate Professor
E.MAIL ID: ramaaraju09@gmail.com
QUALIFICATION: ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE: MA, PhD.
ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE: 30 years


EDUCATION

COURSE YEAR INSTITUTION
Bihar Secondary School Examination 1978 Notre Dame Academy, Patna
PUC. 1980 Mount Carmel College, Bangalore
B.A. 1983 Mount Carmel College, Bangalore
M.A. (Psychology) 1985 Bangalore University
Dip. IRPM 1987 Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Bangalore
PhD. 2004 Bangalore University

RESEARCH INTERESTS:

PUBLICATIONS:
- Compiled a manual for experiments in psychology prescribed by Bangalore University prescribed for the degree course.

- Co authored and compiled a book on 'Trauma and Pain Management- Biopsychosocial Perspectives', Global Vision Publishing House, New Delhi.

-A study correlating Personality traits of Extroversion Introversion and Shyness was conducted by the Psychology Students of III BA under the guidance of Dr.Ramaa Raju.The findings of the study is published the students journal THE RESEARCHER.

-Enhancing Emotional Literacy among children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) through Cognitive Behavior Therapy. Hamsa N, Dr Ramaa Raju Dr Smita Gupta. Journal of Contemporary Psychological Research ISSN 2349-5642 Volume 2, Issue 1, April 2015

PAPER PRESENTED:
-Presented a poster on Enhancing emotional literacy among children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder through cognitive behaviour therapy along with Mrs N Hamsa and Dr Smita Gupta on 18th November 2016 in NIMHANS Bengaluru.

-Presentated a Poster on 'A Novel Attempt to Improve Long- Term Patient Follow up in a Low Resourse Urban Setting at the 33RD annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, December 8th to 12th 2010 in San Antonio, Texas.

CONFERENCE ATTENDED:
- Attended the Fourth UGC Orientation Course from 29th May to 24th June 1989 in University of Mysore.

-Participated in an orientation course in ' Peace and Environmental Education' organized by AIACHE and held at Kristu Jyoti College, Bangalore, from 1st may to 7th may1989.

- Participated in the UGC refresher Course on Advances in General and Experimental Psychology from 7th to 25th November 1994 in Bangalore University.

-Attended the 5th International and 36th Indian Academy of Applied Psychology Conference, organized by the department of psychology Bangalore University, 1999.

-Participated in a training programme on 'Training The Trainers' conducted by Rotary Indiranagar-BHT centre for Palliative Care Education, from 22nd to 24th June 1999

-Participated in the UGC Refresher Course in Psychology organized from 13th Sept to 4th October 2001 in Osmania University , Hyderabad .

-Participated in a training programme on 'Diversional Therapy' conducted on 8th February 2002 by Rotary Indiranagar-BHT centre for Palliative Care Education.

- Organized a UGC sponsored national level conference on Role of Spiritual Intelligence in Enhancing Quality of Life, in Jyoti Nivas College, Bangalore. July 2006

-Participated in the UGC Refresher Course in Psychology from 21st march to 24th April 2006 Rotary Indiranagar-BHT centre for Palliative Care Education in academic staff college, Bangalore University.

-Attended a UGC sponsored conference on 'Quality in Higher Education' in Mount Carmel CollegeAutonomous, Bangalore, 2009.

-Organized a National Level Conference on Community Oriented Psychological Interventions held from 16th to 18th September 2011 in Bangalore.

-Participated in a National Level Conference on Community Oriented Psychological Interventions held from 16th to 18th September 2011 in Bangalore.

-Actively participated in Idea Generation and Action Groups of College Youth at Nimhans Centre for Well-Being on 12th January 2012.

- Attended a National Conference on Psychology and Cinema-Exploring the psyche on and off the screen held on 14th, 15th and 16th of February 2008 at Christ College, Bangalore, India.\

-Attended The National Educational Summit, 2014- Vibrant Gujrat in Mahatma Mandir, Gandhinagar, Gujrat on 10th and 11th of Januray 2014.

-On the 23rd of January 2015 organized and participated in the UGC sponsored National Level conference on Euthanasia-Kill The Pain Not The Patient .

- Attended a symposium on 'Psychology- Challenges and Perspectives' by the department of Psychology, NMKRV College for Women on 29th January, 2015.

-Organized a two day UGC Sponsored National Conference on Role of Libraries in the Information Era: Optimizing Knowledge Resources in Learning and Research in Jyoti Nivas College on 17 and 18th February 2014.

-Participated in a two day UGC Sponsored National Conference on Role of Libraries in the Information Era: Optimizing Knowledge Resources in Learning and Research in Jyoti Nivas College on 17 and 18th February 2014.

- Attended a national conference on 'Multi-dimensional Impact of Digitalization on modern life' on 19th January, 2016 organized by the department of Psychology and Department of Computer Science, APS College of Arts and Science, Bangalore.

-Attended the UGC sponsored National seminar on 'Strengthening Transparency in Higher Educational Institutions (HEI's)- A quality assurance measure' organized by the IQAC cell at St Joseph's College of Commerce on 29th January, 2016.

-Organized a one day workshop on New Age International Digital Learning System on July 15,2016 for all the faculty and students of the College.

- Organized a one day UGC Sponsored National Conference on- Youth And Dysphoria: Coping With The Challenges Of Depression In Everyday Living on 17/01/2017 and participated in the same.

- Organised two day National Conference on 'Relationship Management -An Essential Investment for Better Living' on 05th and 06th of December 2013 and participated in the same

MEMBERSHIP(BOS/GUIDE/CHAIRPERSON)

-Advisory Board Member for ASHA-Academy For Severe Handicaps and Autism, Bangalore.1995-1997

Member of board of studies for Psychology, Mount Carmel College, Bangalore.

RESEARCH GUIDANCE
PhD : Guided one candidate for the Ph D programme.

Name of the student: Mrs. Hamsa Santosh

Completed or in progress: Degree awarded on 13th April 2017.

University : IGNOU

Topic of Research- The Management of Psychological Factors on Achievement Motivation among Children with Attention Deficit Disorder

Currently Guiding 3 research students registered for PhD in Annamalai University.