The Department of Clinical Psychology at MCHP Manipal was established in 2000 and provides mental health treatment in adolescent and adult mental health issues. The department is recognised by Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI).

Key Features

  • Provides best clinical psychology, child and adult psychiatry and community mental health training.
  • Liaison clinics with psychiatry, paediatrics, neurology, dermatology, surgery, oncology.
  • Highly specialised training in the area of rehabilitation of chronic mental illness at our university rehabilitation centre (Hombelaku).
  • One of the largest libraries in Asia providing accessibility to a large number of online/print clinical psychology journals.
  • Training in software based psychological assessment and interpretation.
  • Best-in-class infrastructure and faculty profile.

The Core Competencies

  • Psychotherapy
  • Behaviour Therapy
  • Hypnosis
  • Family/Marital/Sex Therapy
  • Cognitive remediation
  • Neuro feedback training
  • Biofeedback equipment
  • Neuropsychological Assessment
  • Personality Assessment
  • IQ Assessment
  • Memory Assessment


The Department of Clinical Psycology, MCHP Manipal offers the following programs:

Bachelor of Science in Psychology (BSc)

Master of Science in Clinical Psychology (MSc)

MPhil in Clinical Psychology  


Labs & Facilities

Department of Clinical Psychology

Psychological Assessments

Up to date and evidence based assessment practices

Research & Publications

The areas of research include: • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) Intervention • Mindfulness Based Intervention • Learning Disability • Child & Adolescent mental health • Cognitive neurosciences