CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES
- Clinical Supervisor (MPhil Clinical Psychology & MSc Clinical Psychology)
- Chairperson – Departmental Research Committee for MPhil Clinical Psychology program
- Incharge - Psychodermatology Clinic
Shweta Rai is Associate Professor in Department of Clinical Psychology – Manipal College of Health Professions, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal.
In addition to the teaching responsibilities of M.Phil. & M.Sc. Clinical Psychology,
SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
|Biological foundation||MPhil I Year|
|Psychotherapy||MPhil II Year|
|Behavior Medicine||MPhil II Year|
|Cognitive Neuroscience||MSc I Year|
|Psychotherapy||MSc II Year|
|Degree||Specialisation||Institute||Year of passing|
|PhD||Clinical Psychology||DayalBagh Educational Institute (Deemed University)||2006|
|MPhil||Clinical Psychology||SOAHS, Manipal Academy of Higher Education||2008|
|Institution / Organisation||Designation||Role||Tenure|
|Kasturba Medical College, Manipal||Lecturer||Teaching & Clinical||March 2009 - February 2010|
|School of Allied Health Sciences, Manipal||Assistant Professor||Teaching & Clinical||February 2010 - March 2012|
|School of Allied Health Sciences, Manipal||Assistant Professor - Senior Scale||Teaching & Clinical||March 2012 - March 2014|
|School of Allied Health Sciences, Manipal||Associate Professor||Teaching & Clinical||March 2014 to till date|
AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
Area of Interest
Area of Expertise
Psychotherapy, Psychological Assessment.
Area of Research
Behavioral Medicine, Body Image, ADS, Neuropsychology
Professional Affiliations & Contributions
- Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI) registered Clinical Psychologist.
- Effect of stress on patient with psoriasis. Paper was presented in 43rd National Annual Conference of Indian Association of Clinical Psychologist, at Kovai Vidyashram, Coimbatore on 27th-29th January 2017.
- Modulatory influence of early maladaptive schemas in the manifestation of somatic and depressive psychopathology in relation to life events. Paper was presented in International Conference of Cognitive Behavioral Intervention, held at AIIMS, New Delhi on 6th-8th March 2017.
- Neuropsychological Correlates of Threat Perception in Social Anxiety Disorder. Paper was presented in 51st National and 20th International conference of Indian Academy of Applied Psychology at Bangalore University on 6th-8th May 2016.
- Early Maladaptive Schemas in Depressive Psychopathology. Paper was presented in International Conference of Cognitive Behavioral Intervention, held at AIIMS, New Delhi on 5th and 6th March 2015.
- Sex Differences in cognitive abilities of elderly. Paper presented in 7th International and 38th National Conference of Indian Academy of Applied Psychology, held at J.N.V. University, Jodhpur, from 11th – 13th October 2003.
Look beyond skin: psychogenic excoriation- a series of five cases
Indian Journal of Dermatology
Psychodermatology liaison clinic in India: a working model.
Tropical Doctor, 48 (1), 7-11 (2018)
Psychological intervention in psychodermatological conditions (2016).
In Handbook of psychodermatology (1st ed., pp. 93-106). Delhi, Delhi: The health sciences publisher.
Experience of shame in social phobia.
Journal of Psychosocial research, 8 (2), 289-301, 2013.
Aging and stress in the determination of cognitive functions
(Eds.). Health Psychology 2005. New Delhi: Global Vision Publishing House
Aging and education as associated with cognitive abilities among the elderly
Behavioural Scientist, 6 (2), 75-80 (2005).
Impact of religious beliefs and leisure time activities on stress
Psycholingua, 34 (2), 132-134, (2004).
Age as a function of Stress
Praachi Journal of Psycho-Cultural Dimensions, 20 (1), 8-10, (2004).
Impact of social welfare activities and aging on stress
Indian Psychological Review, 62 & 63 (4), 196-201 (2004).
Perceived parental rearing practices and experience of shame among patients with social phobia
2010-01-01 Vandana Kapur
The present study was planned to investigate the perceived parental rearing practices and experience of shame among patients with social phobia.