Category Archives: Research and Publication

Collaborative Research

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MPhil Research

Following are some of the major research works of the M Phil students of the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology.

1. Afroza Parvin and Dr. Shaheen Islam (2012). Cognitive factors in determining the causes of poor performance in mathematics of school children

M S Research

Here is the list of major research projects undertaken by MS students in Educational Psychology and Counselling Psychology

Educational Psychology MS research projects:

  • Irfana Samia and Ms. Mahjabeen Haque (Session: 2004-2005) : Identification of Children with Dyslexia at English and Bengali Medium Schools
  • Tanzina Chowdhury and Dr. Shaheen Islam (Session: 2004-2005): Occupational Stress, Job Satisfaction and Burnout among Teachers of Mainstream and Special Schools
  • Mst. Afroza Parvin and Dr. Shaheen Islam (Session: 2005-2006): Psychometric Properties of Beck Youths Inventories of Emotional and Social Impairment: A pilot study
  • Fatima Khan Basu and Dr. Shamim F. Karim (Session: 2005-2006): Assessment of the Psychometric Properties of Bangla Translated Reynolds Adolescent Adjustment Screening Inventory (RAASI) and Demonstrating an Identified Typical Maladjusted Adolescent
  • Sabrina Mahmood & Professor Dr. Shaheen Islam (Session: 2005-2006): Psychological aspects related to Failure in Mathematics
  • Nafiza Ferdowshi and Dr. Shaheen Islam (Session 2007-2008): Difference in Attitudes toward Homework among Different Education Levels of Parents
  • Tama Rani Sarker and Dr. Shamim F. Karim (Session 2007-2008): Nature and Extent of home work among school children
  • Ayesha Seddiqa and Dr. Shaheen Islam (Session 2008-2009): The effect of the New Portage Program on the Development of Communication/ Language/ Literacy Area of Disadvantaged Preschool Children
  • Md. Alamgir Hossain and Ms. Mahjabeen Haque (Session 2008-2009): Development of  Math Anxiety Scale for Secondary School Students
  • Md. Wahid Uddin and Ms. Mahjabeen Haque (Session 2008-2009): Identification and Intervention of Math Anxiety among Three Secondary School Male Students
  • Moon Moon Ghosh and Dr. Shaheen Islam (Session 2008-2009): The effect of Portage Program on Purposeful Motor Activity of Disadvantage Preschool Children
  • Tahrima Zaman and Ms. Mahjabeen Haque (Session 2008-2009): Identifying the Causes of Math Anxiety Among Secondary School Children

Counselling Psychology MS research projects:

  • Arifunnahar Soma and Dr. Shaheen Islam (Session 2007-2008) : Perceived Effectiveness of Counselor and Client Satisfaction
  • Sanjida Afroz and Dr. Shaheen Islam (Session 2007-2008): Perceived Empathetic Understanding of Mental Health Professionals and Others
  • Umme Asma and Dr. Shaheen Islam (Session: 2007-2008): Psychological Symptoms among the Mental Health Clients in Different Institution according to Birth Order and Socioeconomic Status
  • Md. Shaphawat Hossain and Dr. Mehtab Khanam (Session: 2007-2008): Effect of Counseling on Substance Abuse Treatment
  • Sumiya Anwar and Dr. Shaheen Islam (Session: 2007-2008): Leisure and psychological well-being among the students seeking counseling services
  • Zinnatul Borak and Dr. Shaheen Islam (Session: 2007-2008): Attitude and behavior towards suicide and its prevention: Is counselling helpful?
  • Saleh Siddique and Dr. Shaheen Islam (Session: 2007-2008):  Ego-gram as a tool to measures to clients change in counseling service
  • Safina Binte Enayet and Dr. Parveen Haque (Session: 2007-2008): Emotional needs and its level of satisfaction among married couples
  • Md. Azharul Islam and Dr Shaheen Islam (Session 2008-2009): Counselling Service in Organizations: Issues revealed through Clinical Documentations
  • Tasnuva Huque & Professor Dr. Shaheen Islam (Session: 2008-2009):  General outlook and activities related to mental health in Bangladesh: status of counselling
  • Shamima Sultana & Professor Dr. Shaheen Islam (Session: 2008-2009):  Psychosocial Support System for Marginalized Children: Organizational Case Study
  • Andalib Mahmud & Professor Dr. Shaheen Islam (Session: 2008-2009): Existing Situation Analysis of Social Problems
  • Nusrat Jahan khairunnesa and Dr. Parveen Haque (Session: 2008-2009): Evaluate Satisfaction of clients after receiving counseling service
  • Begum Rokeya and Dr. Parveen Haque (Session: 2008-2009):  Need for Counseling among school teacher
  • Nuzhat-E-Rahman and Dr. Parveen Haque (Session: 2008-2009):  Effect of counseling on the parents of children with special needs
  • Khadiza Begum & Professor Dr. Shaheen Islam (Session: 2008-2009):  Client’s Outcome after Availing the Counselling Service

 

 

Student Publication

Journal Article

 

Magazine Article

Professional Development through 33rd ISPA Conference by Nafiza Ferdowshi

 

Faculty Publication

 

Journal Article

2017

  1. Uddin, A. Z. M. R., Kawser, U., Jony, R. Das, & Huque, A. U. (2017). Translation and adaptation of parental‐child Attachment scale in Bangla. Dhaka University Journal of Biological Sciences, 26(2), 117–123.
  2. Mizan, T. B., & Islam, M. A. (2017). Factors Influencing Perceived Community Connectedness among University Students. Dhaka University Journal of Biological Sciences, 26(2), 133–140.
  3. Borak, Z., Ali, M. S., & Mahmood, S. (2017). Effect of Relaxation on Stress, Anxiety and Depression Level of the Caregivers’ of Cancer Patients. Dhaka University Journal of Biological Sciences, 26(2), 151–158.
  4. Islam, S., & Naher, R. (2017). Effectiveness of Nonviolent Communication(NVC) Workshop on Marital Adjustment. Dhaka University Journal of Biological Sciences, 26(1), 69–75.

2016

  1. Islam, M. A., & Hossin, M. Z. (2016). Prevalence and Risk Factors of Problematic Internet Use and the Associated Psychological Distress among Graduate Students of Bangladesh. Asian Journal of Gambling Issues and Public Health, 6(11), 1–14. http://doi.org/10.1186/s40405-016-0020-1
  2. Chowdhury, T., Islam, M. A., & Rahman, S. T. (2016). Adaptation of the relationship assessment scale for use in Bangladesh. Bangladesh Psychological Studies, 26, 25–32.
  3. Borak, Z., Khatun, M., & Mahmood, S. (2016). Stress in Relation to Optimism and Life Satisfaction among Adolescents. Bangladesh Psychological Studies, 26, 77–84.
  4. Ferdowshi, N. (2016). Two underlying pillars of positive interactions in early childhood psychosocial development. International Journal of Sciences & Applied Research, 3(7), 44–53.
  5. Haque, M., & Imran, M. A. (2016). Adaptation of Stirling children’s well-being scale (SCWBS) in Bangladesh context. The Dhaka University Journal of Biological Sciences, 25(2), 161–167.
  6. Islam, M. A., Efat, S. A., Yousuf, A. B., & Islam, S. (2016). Depression of married women: exploring the role of employment status, marital satisfaction and psychological well-being. The Dhaka University Journal of Biological Sciences, 25(2), 113–121.
  7. Islam, M. A., & Siddique, S. (2016). Validation of Bangla Mindful Attention Awareness Scale. Asian Journal of Psychiatry, 24, 10–16. doi:10.1016/j.ajp.2016.08.011
  8. Kawser, U., & Akter, S. (2016). The relationship of adolescence disruptive behavior with anxiety , residence and sex. International Journal of Sciences & Applied Research, 3(8), 124–129.
  9. Pervin, M. M., & Ferdowshi, N. (2016). Suicidal ideation in relation to depression, loneliness and hopelessness among university students. The Dhaka University Journal of Biological Sciences, 25(1), 57–64.

2015

  1. Ferdowshi, N. (2015). Cultural Historical Theory of Learning and Development: Core Concepts, Inter-Concepts Relationships, and Application. GSTF Journal of Education, 3(1), 52–56. doi:10.1017/CBO9781107415324.004
  2. Gilmore, L., Islam, S., Su, H., & Younesian, S. (2015). A Global Perspective on Psycho-Educational Assessment. Journal of Psychologists and Counsellors in Schools, 25(S1), 66–74.
  3. Islam, M. A., & Akter, A. (2015). Exploring Health Related Quality of Life of British Bangladeshis living in Tower Hamlets. Bangladesh Psychological Studies, 25, 01–10.
  4.  Islam, M. A., & Akter, A. (2015). Health Related Quality Of Life and Self Esteem of Substance Users in Bangladesh. The Dhaka University Journal of Biological Sciences, 25(2), 199–207.

2014

  1. Mahmood, S., & Ferdous, S. (2014). The Effect of Psychosocial Support on Sexually Abused Children with Disability. ICEB Journal, India, 1(1), 13–25.

2013

  1. Islam, Md Azharul and Towell, T. (2013). Cat and Dog Companionship and Well-being: A Systematic Review. International Journal of Applied Psychology. Vol. 3, No. 6.
  2. Uddin, M. K., Faruk, O., & Khanam, M. (2013). Psychometric Evaluation of the Bangla Beck Scale for Suicide Ideation. Bangladesh Psychological Studies, 23, 85–97.

Book

Islam, M. A. (2017). Monoshondhi: Manoshik chaap mokabilar sahoj upay (1st ed.). Dhaka, Bangladesh: Adarsha Publication.

Mahmood, S. (2017). Shoishab Somachar: Shishur Bikashe Ovibhaboker Vumika (1st ed.). Dhaka: Adarsha Publication.

Islam, A. (2016). Manasik Prashanti ar Marjadapurno Jiboner Jadukathi (1st ed.). Dhaka, Bangladesh: Adarsha Publication.

Haque, M. (2014). Koishorer Jotokatha: Balukona Theke Mukta (1st ed.). Dhaka: Jatiya Sahitya Prakash.

Magazine Article

  1. ‘Taming the anger within me’ by Prof Shaheen Islam published on October 2013 in Ramna Green, a Dhaka Club magazine. Download here.
  2. ‘Rising Out of the Sinking Blue’ by Prof Shaheen Islam published on July 2013 in Ramna Green, a Dhaka Club magazine. Download here.
  3. ‘Depression: Early care makes a difference’ by Prof Shaheen Islam published on March 2013 in Ramna Green, a Dhaka Club magazine. Download here.
  4. Managing Autism in Bangla by Sabrina Mahmood

 

Journal

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