Certificate course in ‘Social Work Practice in Psychiatric Disability Management’ at NIMHANS
The Department of Psychiatric Social Work, National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences (NIMHANS), Bengaluru-560029, has invited applications for 3 months Certificate Course in ‘Social Work Practice in Psychiatric Disability Management’, to be held during January 2021-March 2021.
The Course is proposed to address the training needs in the area of Psychiatric social work in Psychiatric Rehabilitation. This program is aimed to provide practical and theoretical exposure to build capacity in social work practice for management psychiatric disability. Through this programme, the students will receive case based learning, direct supervision and mentoring from faculty of various departments.
Eligibility: Applicant should hold a full time Master’s Degree in Social Work from a University recognized by UGC and approved by NIMHANS, securing not less than 55% marks in the aggregate of the Master's Degree as a whole. Direct candidates, those deputed from other organizations and sponsored candidates from State/Central government /Armed forces/Other NGO’s can apply.
Number of Seats: Maximum 6 per intake in every batch. Fee Payable is Rs.9000/- payable on selection.
Procedure for Application: Selection will be done based on the eligibility.
Applications can be submitted via email (Subject: Certificate Course on Social Work Practice in Psychiatric Disability Management) or hard copy (to ‘The Professor and Head, Department of Psychiatric Social Work, Dr M.V. Govindaswamy Center (First Floor) NIMHANS, Bangalore-560029’) on a plain paper along with (i) One page write up on why they want to pursue the certificate course (ii) Bio data with a recent passport size photograph, full postal address, email id/ phone number (iii) Research and work experience related documents, if any. Applications will be accepted till 10th December, 2020.
Selected applicants will be intimated by 15th December, 2020.
Notification is available at https://nimhans.ac.in/