DepartmentDepartment of Psychiatry
Minimum requirement for admissionDiploma/ Bachelor’s from any recognized University with knowledge of Computers and English.
No. of Seats80-100 seats per batch
Duration of the Course3 months (24 hours online training + 12 hours on-site observer ship)
Commencement of CourseTwice per year, as per the request from the respective State Governments.
FeesRs. 2000/-
Brief Description of the CourseThis is a hybrid program designed for training lay counsellors in providing psychological first aid for the mentally distressed in the community. The program will cover topics related to recognizing common psychiatric & mental health in the community, providing counselling and identifying potential cases for referrals to specialists
Course Coordinator & Contact detailsDr. C Naveen Kumar
FacultyDr. C Naveen Kumar Dr. N Manjunatha Dr. Suresh Bada Math Dr. Vinay B
How to apply?Once the advertisement is out, application will be available online in the website.
Selection processAfter the expression of interest is filled, the institution will review the application and those who have fulfilled the criteria will be sent a link for the payment.