Assistant Professor and Head of the department
Qualification: MA Psychology, B.Ed.
Email: [email protected]
Detailed profile: Ms. Bindu John
A dedicated, resourceful and goal-driven professional educator Ms. Bindu John has over 15 years of teaching experience in the post graduate level. She has done her Masters in Psychology from Nagpur University and her graduation from Union Christian College, Aluva. She also holds a Bachelor of Education in Social Sciences from M.G. University. An AIMA Accredited Management Teacher in Human Resource Management, she worked as Asst. Professor (OB & HR) in Saintgits Institute of Management, Kottayam and ICFAI, Pathanamthitta. With superior interpersonal and communication skills she is also an accomplished soft skill trainer and her areas of interest include organizational psychology, motivational language, communication and job engagement. Bindu John did her basic schooling from Dubai, U.A.E and hails from Tiruvalla Pathanamathitta. An avid reader of fiction and crime thrillers she also dabbles with art and craft during her leisure hours.

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Detailed profile: Mrs. Jisha Sekhar

Mrs. Jisha Sekhar brings to the table an overall of seven years of academic as well as industrial experience. She holds an MBA from Anna University with a specialization in HR and Marketing. She did her graduation in Zoology. Mrs. Jisha Sekhar started her career at ICFAI University as Management Faculty. She later joined the industry to work with Kuwait National Petroleum Company as an Administrative Assistant. She returned to the academic world and worked as an Assistant Professor in a B-School for a prominent engineering college in Pathanamthitta.  An avid researcher, Mrs. Jisha has a number of publications to her credit from reputed journals. She has also presented papers in State and National Level Seminars. With her diverse academic experience, Mrs. Jisha Sekhar engages the Physiology papers as well as the Organizational Behavior papers in the department.

Vishnupriya V
Assistant Professor
M.Sc Applied Psychology
Email: vishnupriyamen[email protected]

Detailed profile
Ms. Vishnupriya V is an Assistant Professor of Psychology at the Department of Psychology, St. Teresa’s College, Ernakulam. She completed her Masters from Pondicherry University, Puducherry and graduation from Union Christian College, Aluva, Ernakulam.

With one year of experience in teaching and over two years of experience as a Counseling Psychologist, she also has attended various seminars and workshops and has published a paper on Relationship between Meaning in Life, Social Exclusion and Health Consciousness among female sex workers in Kerala in 2021. Her core focus areas include Neuropsychology, Transpersonal Psychology, Counseling and Positive Psychology.

Ms. Ashya K Salim
Assistant Professor – Psychology Department
Qualification: M.Sc Psychology, B.Ed.
Email: [email protected]
Detailed Profile: Ms. Ashya K. Salim

Mrs. Ashya K Salim has 3.5 years of teaching and counselling experience. She has done her Masters in Psychology from JBAS College affiliated to Madras University and her graduation from Union Christian College, Aluva. She holds a Bachelor of Education in Biological Sciences from Singhania University. She has done a certification course in Basic Counselling Skills from Christian Counselling Centre Vellore. Ms. Ashya has also published a paper on ‘Occupational stress and Organizational commitment among school and college teachers’. She has also presented papers in National and International Level seminars. Her areas of interest include Behaviour Modification, Counselling and Child psychology. She also volunteers for social causes and is also passionate about dancing, acting and photography.

Ms. Ann Joseph
Assistant Professor
Qualification: M.Sc. Applied Psychology
Email: [email protected]
Ms. Ann Joseph is a post- graduate in Applied Psychology from PSG College of Arts & Science and has completed her graduation from Rajagiri College of Social Sciences. She is ambitious and hardworking, and has published a paper on ‘Perceived Discrimination, Anxiety and Alcohol Use among Homosexual, Bisexual and Transgender Communities’ in 2020. Furthermore, she has completed certificate courses in Understanding Violence, Schizophrenia, Psychodiagnostics and Psychological Assessment, Introduction to Psychology, Law, and Basics in Indian Sign Language from renowned institutions like Yale University, University of Geneva, Emory University and others. Her core area of interests includes Clinical Psychology, Research Methodology and Counselling Psychology

Ms. Neha Agness Francis
Assistant Professor- Psychology Dept.
Email:  [email protected]

Detailed Profile: Ms. Neha Agness Francis

A double Post Graduate in M.Sc Applied Psychology and M.A. English Literature Ms Neha hails from Fort Kochi, Ernakulam. She completed her Post Graduation in M.Sc Applied Psychology from Chinmaya University, Piravam and also did her M.A. English Literature from M.G. University. Neha also holds a P.G. Diploma in Counselling and Psychotherapy from Toc H Institute of Science and Technology, Arakunnam. Ms Neha is also a Violin Artist – Holding 2nd Grade from Trinity College, London and has represented in individual string instrument competition of M.G. University Kalolsavam for four years. She is also a keen actress securing the first place in Bible Drama competition in Bible Kalolsavam 2013 conducted by Cochin Diocese.

Anjitha Venugopal
Assistant Professor
M.Sc. Clinical Psychology
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Detailed profile: Ms. Anjitha Venugopal

Ms. Anjitha Venugopal is an Assistant Professor of Psychology at the Department of Psychology, St. Teresa’s College, Ernakulam. She completed her Masters from Rajagiri College of Social Sciences, Ernakulam and graduation from M.E.S College, Marampally, Ernakulam. She holds a specialization in Clinical Psychology and has concurrent clinical training experience. Ms. Anjitha has been on the organizing committees of several seminars, webinars and other co-curricular events during her academics. She also has attended several workshops and seminars and volunteered in projects.  Her key focus areas are Clinical Psychology, Cognitive Psychology and Social Psychology.