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Shaheen Islam Profile

SI-PicProfessor Shaheen Islam
Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology
University of Dhaka, Dhaka

Contact address:
Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology,
University of Dhaka, Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh.
Telephone:  9661920-59/ 7706 (Office), Mobile: 01911321608
Email: shaheen.islam8@gmail.com; shaheeni@du.ac.bd

Professor Shaheen Islam, started her career as a psychologist in the academic arena of the Department of Psychology in the University of Dhaka in 1987. She is now serving as professor of the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology. 

To fulfill her scientific quest, she has undertaken numerous researches in the field of mental health, child development and educational sphere and has more than 47 international and national publications. She was awarded Ph.D. degree in the year of 1998 from the University of Dhaka for her dissertation in ‘Risk Factors Associated with Occurrence of Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities among Children of Bangladesh’.

Her inner pursuit to become a psychologist led her to continue professional growth as a mental health counselor. She did her diploma in Counselling on Transactional Analysis and Neuro Linguistic Progamming. She is a practicing TA psychotherapist in training. She is also affiliated with various NGO’s working with disfranchised women and children, especially domestic violence, violence against women, child sexual abuse, trafficking and exploitation. She has conducted various trainings and researches in the field of psychosocial support for these ill-fated population and developed modules to provide psychosocial counselling. 

She is a member of various scientific and professional societies, like Bangladesh Psychological Association, Association of Clinical Psychology, International Transactional Analysis Association, SAARC Psychologists, and South Asia Association of Transactional Analysis, British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy, Bangladesh Association of Child and Adolescent Mental Health, Association of Therapeutic Counselors, Bangladesh, Asia Pacific Counsellors Association.

Her passion together with her expertise and experience in applying psychology primed her to integrate psychology in personal and professional life and help people to have healthy and satisfying life.  With her conviction that ‘A person can loose his functionality but never his humanity’, she devotes her energy towards serving psychologically distressed people and advocates for ensuring psychological wellbeing to entrust faith and hope.

Part Time Faculty

 

Dr. Shirin Zaman Munir
Shirin mam Designation: Part Time Lecturer
Qualification:
MA (University of Dhaka, Bangladesh)
M. S. (University of Wisconsin, USA)
Phone :+88-01819248090
E-mail :shirin_munir@yahoo.com

 

 

Lipy Gloria Rozario
Sister gloria Designation: Part Time Lecturer
Qualification:
MSc Counselling Psychology, USA
MA, Spirituality, USA
BSc (Hon’s) Clinical Psychology, Italy
H.S.C. Lalmatia Mohila College, Dhaka
S.S.C. St. Mary’s Girls’ High School
Phone :017 5149 9056
E-mail :rozariogloria@gmail.com

 

Full Time Faculty

 

Mehtab Khanam, Ph D
Mehtab khanam Designation: Professor & Chairperson
Qualification: PhD (India), MSc, BSc (DU)
Phone :
E-mail : mehtab.khanam@gmail.com
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Dr. Shaheen Islam
Designation: Professor
Qualification: PhD (University of Dhaka)
Phone :+88- 9332164
E-mail : shaheen.islam8@gmail.com
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Mrs. Mahjabeen Haque
1175317_10201737812236865_1634950776_n Designation: Associate Professor
Qualification: MSc, University of Dhaka
Phone :+8801817583902
E-mail :mahjabeenhaque@yahoo.com
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Md. Azharul Islam
Azharul Islam Designation: Assistant Professor
(on study leave, Monash University, Malaysia)
Qualification:
MSc Health Psychology, UK
MS Counselling Psychology, DU
BSc (Hon’s) Psychology, DU
Phone :+88-716449704
E-mail :azharulislam@du.ac.bd
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Mrs. Zinnatul Borak
BZB Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: MS in Counselling Psychology
University of Dhaka
Phone :
E-mail :zinnatulborak@yahoo.com
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Nafiza Ferdowshi
Nafisa Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification:
M.Phil in Special Needs Education,
University of Oslo, Norway
M.S in Educational Psychology, DU
B.Sc (Hon’s) Psychology, DU
Phone :+88-01712636212
E-mail :nf.bidhu@gmail.com
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Umme Kawser
Designation: Lecturer
Qualification:
MS in Educational Psychology, DU
BS (Hon’s) Psychology, DU
Phone :
E-mail :ummekawser@gmail.com
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Roufun Naher
 Roufun Naher Designation: Lecturer
Qualification:
MSc Counselling Psychology, DU
BSc (Hon’s) Psychology, DU
Phone : +8801551817106
E-mail :  roufunkonu@gmail.com
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Dr. Shamim Firdaus Karim
Designation: Professor (Honourary)
Qualification: PhD (Agra University, India)
Phone : +88-02-58812469
; +88-01711540925
E-mail :shamim.karim@gmail.com
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