Psychology Research Unit,
INDIAN STATISTICAL INSTITUTE, KOLKATA,PIN-700108
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Psychology Research Unit
Psychology Research Unit of the Indian Statistical Institute contributes deeply to the dissemination of knowledge in Psychological measurements and Statistics through different skill development training programs. In 2015-17 financial years, we conducted several skill building programs as (a)Data Visualization, (b) Psychological challenges in research on Diabetes,(c)Data analytics,(d)Critical challenges in school Psychology,(e)Contingency table for estimating mortality and morbidity,(f)Data Mining.Indian Academy of health Psychology, Indian School Psychology Association, Indian Institute of public Health participated into several programs as collaborators.Recently we completed workshop on Interest profile Similarity.
Intelligence is one of the major cognitive abilities.In assessment of cognitive abilities, the Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale (WAIS) is widely used as it assesses both fluid and crysalized intelligence.In this workshop, we will use WAIS-IV as it is an individually administered clinical instrument designed to assess the cognitive ability of adolescents and adults aged 16 years 0 months to 84 years 11 months.This workshop aims at dissemination of knowledge about Recent advancement of Researches in WAIS besides its theory, description, administration, interpretation and applications in clinical and non-clinical set-up.
|Date||Time||Event||4.12.17||9:00-10:00||REGISTRATION/KIT DISTRIBUTION||4.12.17||10:00-10:30||Inauguration at the seminar room of Applied Statistics Unit, 8th Floor, S.N.Bose Bhawan
Invocation" The Prayer- Om Saha Naav[au]-Avatu |
Saha Nau Bhunaktu |
Saha Viiryam Karavaavahai |
Tejasvi Naav[au]-Adhiitam-Astu Maa Vidvissaavahai |
Om Shaantih Shaantih Shaantih ||
1: Om, May God Protect us Both (the Teacher and the Student) (during
the journey of awakening our Knowledge),
2: May God Nourish us Both (with that spring of Knowledge which
nourishes life when awakened),
3: May we Work Together with Energy and Vigour (cleansing ourselves
with that flow of energy for the Knowledge to manifest),
4: May our Study be Enlightening (taking us towards the true Essence
underlying everything), and not giving rise to Hostility (by
constricting the understanding of the Essence in a particular
5: Om, Peace, Peace, Peace (be there in the three levels - Adhidaivika,
Adhibhautika and Adhyatmika).
|4.12.17||10-30:11-00||PHOTO SESSION/ TEA||4.12.17||11-00:11-45||ALFRED BINET SESSION
Topic:INTRODUCTION TO COGNITIVE ABILITY
SPEAKER: Dr. Sreemoyee Tarafder,Head, Department of Psychology, West Bengal State University
HISTORICAL & THEORITICAL PERSPECTIVES OF WAIS.
SPEAKER: Dr. Sreemoyee Tarafder, Head, Department of Psychology, West Bengal State University
|4.12.17||12-30:1-00||PRASANTA CHANDRA MAHALANOBIS SESSION
VISIT TO Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis Memorial Museum and Archives
|4.12.17||2-00:3-00||RAYMOND CATTELL SESSION
Topic:STRUCTURE & CONTENT OF WAIS-IV
SPEAKER: Dr. Usri Banerjee, Professor, Department of Applied Psychology, University of Calcutta
|4.12.17||2-00:3-00||JOHN B.CAROLL SESSION
Topic:ADMINISTRATION OF WAIS.
SPEAKER: Dr. Ushri Banerjee, Professor, Department of Applied Psychology, University of Calcutta
Topic:VERBAL COMPREHENSION INDEX
SPEAKER: Dr. Ushri Banerjee, Professor, Department of Applied Psychology, University of Calcutta
Topic:WORKING MEMORY INDEX (WMI).
SPEAKER: Dr. Pritha Mukhopadhyay,Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Calcutta
Topic:SUBTEST SCATTER ANALYSES AND INTERPRETATIVE CONSIDERATIONS.
SPEAKER: Dr. Pritha Mukhopadhyay, Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Calcutta
Topic:RELIABILITY & VALIDITY OF WAIS-IV
SPEAKER: Ms Ananya Mondal, Research Scholar, Department of Psychology, University of Calcutta.
Topic:CONFIRMATORY FACTOR ANALYSIS
SPEAKER: Dr. Susmita Chatterjee, Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, Maharaja Manindra Chandra College,Kolkata-700003
|5.12.17||3-45:4-30||CARL FRIEDRICH GAUSS
Topic:STANDARDIZATION AND NORMS.
SPEAKER: Dr. Debdulal Dutta Roy, Associate Professor, Psychology Research Unit, Indian Statistical Institute
Ms.Sabornee Karmakar, Junior Research Fellow, Psychology Research Unit, Indian Statistical Institute
Topic:PROCESSING SPEED INDEX (PSI) PERCEPTUAL REASONING INDEX (PRI).
SPEAKER:Ms. Sumona Dutta, Psychology Research Unit,Indian Statistical Institute,Kolkata
|6.12.17||2-00:3-00||ED DIENER SESSION
Topic: WAIS: APPLICATION IN CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY
SPEAKER:Mr. Prasanta Kumar Roy, Assistant Professor,Psychiatry-Centre of Excellence, Kolkata (IOP-COE, Kolkata).
|6.12.17||3-15:4-15||TIFFIN AND MC CORMICK
Topic: APPLICATIONS IN INDUSTRY
SPEAKER:Dr Susmita Mukhopadhyay, Associate Professor,VGSOM,Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur-Application in Industrial Psychology.
|7.12.17||10-15:10-30||FORMAL WELCOME AND INTRODUCTION.|
Chair person: Professor Divyagopal Mukherjee, HOD, Department of Psychiatry, R G Kar Medical College, Kolkata.
|7.12.17||10-30:11-30||PAUL BROCA SESSION
Topic: BRAIN MECHANISM AND 4D ANALYSIS TO KNOW YOUR INTELLIGENCE
SPEAKER – Dr. Meena Mishra, Radiation Oncologist,Consultant(At.), Fortis Hospital, Gurgaon.& Brain Behaviour Research Foundation.
Topic: IMPORTANCE OF 4D BRAIN ANALYSIS WITH LIVE DEMONSTRATION
SPEAKER – Dr. Alok. K. Mishra, Chairman, Brain Behaviour Research Foundation.
|7.12.17||2-00:3-00||HANS BERGER SESSION
Topic: BRAIN MAPPING THROUGH EEG (ACQUISITION & ANALYSIS)
SPEAKER – MR.SUBODH KUMAR, Scientist (Brain Signals Computing), Brain Behaviour Research Foundation.
|8.12.17||10-00:12-00||ROBERT STERNBERG SESSION
Topic: APPLICATION IN EDUCATION
SPEAKER – DR. LALITHA SUBRAMANIAN, Lecturer,Department of Clinical Psychology, Sri Ramchandra University
SPEAKER: Dr. Garga Chatterjee, Assistant Professor, Psychology Research Unit, Indian Statistical Institute
|8.12.17||3-30:4-30||Valedictory Address and Certificate Distribution Professor S.P. Mukherjee, (Centenary Professor of Statistics at the University of Calcutta, Prof P V Sukhatme Awardee for Senior Statisticians and P C Mahalanobis Birth Centenary Awardee, Mentor of the indian association for Productivity, Quality & Reliability.|
|Certificates||At the valedictory session, participation certificates will be provided to registered trainees.|
|Who can apply||Since it is TOT (Training of Teachers), our aim is to disseminate knowledge to limited persons who completed Post graduation in Psychology/Applied Psychology or in allied fields. We prefer professionals in Psychotherapy, Psychometrics, Psychological counselling, Assessment centre in the industry.Participants from all over the country are welcome.In exceptional case We can consider Senior PG students in Clinical Psychology having permission from the Head of the Department.|
Number of Seats
|40 (Forty only)|
B.Registration will be carried out in two phases, Initial details to be submitted without payment of Registartion Fees, After evaluation of information provided, final registration will be done
C. Date of opening:25.9.2017.
D. Date of closing: 25.11.2017
E. No spot registration.
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|1. DEMAND DRAFT:|
Registration fee is to be made by Demand Draft only in favour of “Indian Statistical Institute”payable at Kolkata. Please write your name on the overleaf. Please send your Registration as soon as possible to the Head, Psychology Research Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, 203, B.T. Road, Kolkata, West Bengal, India - 700108.
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|Please do all correspondence with this E-mail address:firstname.lastname@example.org with subject address NSCI-2017|
|Ms. Sabornee Karmakar, Junior Research Fellow, Psychology Research Unit, Indian Statistical Institute,Kolkata-700108.Email: email@example.com|
|Dr. Debdulal Dutta Roy|
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