M.Sc (Psy), PGDGC, DCMH, Dip. SEN, MBA (HR)


A Psychologist with more than 7 years of experience, an expert in Clinical Practice (Psychotherapy and Counselling), Teaching, Research, Training & Development, works closely with all specialities/ departments with a multidisciplinary approach.

Professional Appointments

  • Presently, Consultant Psychologist – Psychotherapist at Seventh-Day Adventist Hospital (SDA), Ottapalam
  • Lecturer (Faculty) in Psychology, SDA College of Nursing, Ottapalam (Kerala University of Health Sciences (KUHS))
  • Institutional Ethic Committee Member (IEC) – Social Scientist at National Ayurveda Research Institute for Panchakarma (Central Council for Research in Ayurvedic Sciences), Ministry of AYUSH, Govt of India, Kerala
  • Former Consultant Psychologist at Institute for Communicative & Cognitive Neuro Sciences (ICCONS), Kavalappara, Shoranur, Palakkad (DT), NABH Accredited Autonomous Institute under Government of Kerala
  • Former Consultant Psychologist (Visiting) at Centre for Human Potential & Care (CHPC), Perinthalmanna, Malappuram
  • Former School Psychologist-Counselor and Teacher / Faculty Member, Presentation Higher Secondary School, Malappuram
  • Former Research Associate (Psychologist) at Punarjani Deaddiction Centre, Thrissur
  • Former Psychologist Intern at Louise Mount Hospital , Wayanad
  • Former Psychologist Intern at IQRAA International Hospital & Research Centre, Calicut


  • Doctoral Research Scholar

  • Post graduation (Master of Science – M.Sc.) in Applied Psychology (Clinical Stream)

  • Master of Business Administration – Human Resource Management (MBA-HRM)

  • Graduation (Bachelor of Science – B.Sc.) in Psychology

  • Diploma in Community Mental Health (DCMH)

  • Post Graduate Diploma in Guidance and Counseling (PGDGC)

  • Diploma in SEN (Special Needs Education in Autism, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and Learning Disabilities)

Continuing Professional Development Programmes & Trainings

  • University of Missouri Extension, United States

  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, US Department of Education
  • National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences NIMHANS (Institute of National Importance), India

Professional Affiliations & Memberships

  • Member of International Association of Applied Psychology (IAAP)
  • Permanent Life Member, United Psychologists Association (Reg TVM/TC/631), India
  • Member of WHO’s Global Clinical Practice Network for mental health
  • Member (Lecturer) of International Center for Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy (ICCPP), in cooperation with the Krasnoyarsk State Medical University, Russia
  • Lifetime member of International Association of Young Psychologists (IAYP)
  • Life Member of Counsellors Council of India CCI
  • Member of Association for Humanistic Psychology

Research Publications

  • Deva Pramod. V.B (2014). Correlates of Pro-Environmental Behavior at Railway Station, IOSR Journal Of Humanities And Social Science (IOSR-JHSS), (e-ISSN: 2279-0837, p-ISSN: 2279-0845), Volume 19, Issue 8, pp 22-30
  • Deva Pramod. V.B & Abhijith. A.N (2014). Teacher-Student Relationship and Job Attitude: A Comparative Study on Literature Readers and Non Readers among School Teachers, International Journal of Humanities and Social Science Invention, (e-ISSN: 2319-7722, p-ISSN: 2319-7714), Volume 3, Issue 9, pp.32-40
  • Deva Pramod. V.B, Albin Lukose & Dr. Justin James (2013). Social Responsibility: A Comparative Study Among Regular And Irregular Newspaper Readers, International Journal of Research and Development, (ISSN 2320-6381), Volume 1, N0.2, pp 62-72
  • Deva Pramod. V.B (2019). A Case study on Childhood Autism associated with Seizure Disorder, Phonix – International Journal for Psychology and Social Sciences (PIJPS),(ISSN 2456-5180 Online), Volume 3, Issue 1, pp.05-14
  • Aswathy Prasad, Deva Pramod V.B (2020). Behaviour Modification Techniques for Autism: A Case Exploration, International Journal of Research and Review (IJRR),(E-ISSN: 2349-9788; P-ISSN: 2454-2237), Vol.7, Issue 3, pp.501-506
  • Behavioral and Cognitive impairments associated with Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS): A Case analysis

Awards / Acheivements

  • Member (Psychologist) among the diagnostic team of Bagatelle Cassidy syndrome, the first case in India (the third case in the world), reported at ICCONS, Shoranur
  • Albert Bandura Excellence Award for Psychology for the commitment, dedication and contribution in the field of Psychology