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delhi university has recently replaced its BA honours applied psychology with b-tech in psychological science?
Dear Career AspirantWelcome to CareerGuide.comWe shall help you to choose the right careerAs a practicing clinical psychologist, I hope, I shall be able to guide you properly in this aspect. Clinical psychology is an integration of science, theory and clinical knowledge for the purpose of understanding, researching and preventing and relieving the psychology or psychiatry based illnessess. As you are going to deal with health aspect here, you need to have thorough understanding of pathological aspects of mental diseases here. And therefore, the course becomes most important. Clinical psychologists are considered to be equivalent to psychiatrists in the health field, but clinical psychologists cannot prescribe medicines. Clinical psychologists do conduct an array of psychometric tests to determine the breadth and depth of mental disorders and diseases and submit a report to psychiatrist and physicians, so as to assist them in medical practice.In Western countries, almost every hospital has a post of clinical psychology and Now in India, the trend is catching up. Psychiatry department consists of psychiatrists, clinical psychologists, psychological counselors, health psychologists etc.
Thanks for putting up your query here. Well, to become a clinical psychologist, minimum qualification is MPhil in Clinical Psychology.
Following is the career pathway to become a Clinical Psychologist:
When you choose institutions for MPhil, please consider institutions which are recognized/approved by RCI. After MPhil, register yourself as a Clinical Psychologist. You will get RCI registration number which is prerequisite to practice as clinical psychologist.
Hope this is helpful. If you still have more queries, feel free to ask.
With Best Wishes,
Apurva Kumar Pandya, PhD
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