Department of Psychology
The Mission Statement
“Capacity building for effective and culturally relevant delivery of counselling and psychology related services and facilitating the development of mental health in the Northeastern region of India and beyond.”
The Department was established in 2006, and the total number of graduates is 287. The Department has eight faculty members.
The Department is currently involved in two projects titled, “Monitoring of the implementation of the POCSO Act, 2012 in East Khasi Hills, Meghalaya”, in collaboration with and funded by North East Network Shillong and another on “Alcohol use among adolescent tribals in three corners of India: prevalence and pilot intervention studies”, funded by the Indian Council for Medical Research.