Dr Thippeswamy V

Assistant Professor

Department of Psychiatry

CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Dr Thippeswamy is an Assistant Professor in Department of Psychiatry and responsible for psychiatry social work in the department.

 

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
Ph.D National Institute of Mental Health & Neuro Sciences, Bangalore 2013
M.Phil Psychiatric Social Work National Institute of Mental Health & Neuro Sciences, Bangalore 2007
M.S.W Medical & Psychiatric Social Work Karavali College, Mangalore 2003

Experience

Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
NIMHANS, Bangalore Psychiatric Social Worker 08/2011 to 03/2014
NIMHANS, Bangalore Senior Research Fellow 09/2007 to 10/2010
De-Addiction Centre, Freedom Foundation, Bangalore Residential Counsellor 02/2005 to 04/2005
Sri Balaji De-Addiction Centre, Yalahanka Newtown, Bangalore Counsellor 06/2003 to 01/2005
KMC, Manipal Assistant Professor(Psychiatry Social Work)

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Interest

 Psychosocial interventions for persons with alcohol and drug use disorders and their families  Community level interventions for alcohol and drug use disorders  Alcohol abuse and mental health among couples living in slums and rural communities  Mental health among business process outsourcing personnel(BPO) and other organised sectors  Family and couples therapy for various psychosocial problems

Socio-demographic correlates of subjective well-being in urban India

2010-01-03 Agarwal J Murthy P Philip M Mehrotra S Thennarasu K John J Girish N Thippeswamy V Issac M

Social indicators research

Central scheme of assistance for prevention of alcoholism and substance abuse

2011-01-02 Thippeswamy V Lakshmana G Dhanasekarapandian R Oza M

A chapter on “Central scheme of assistance for prevention of alcoholism and substance abuse”, in the manual “Specialized care for children affected by drug abuse”, Department of Psychiatric Social Work, NIMHANS, Bangalore.