IAPS Proud & Pride Moment

IAPS received an appreciation letter from Dr. Tamilisai Soundararajan, Honourable Governor of Telangana.

The Vibrant Team of IAPS Organizing Committee of International Conference on "Professional Excellence in Mental Health Practice - A way Ahead"

IAPS in collaboration with MSSW held a two-day international conference on the topic, "Professional Excellence in Mental Health Practice - A Way Ahead", on the 17th & 18th of February 2020.

In the 2nd day of the conference, we had three sessions and a panel discussion. The first Session was on “Gestalt Therapy” by Dr. Sam Manickam. The second session was addressed by Ms. P.K.Saru on “Supervision – A Meta Perspective”. The third session was handled by Dr. Aparna, TISS, Mumbai gave a talk on ”Narrative Therapy: Building Strengths and Preferred Stories”. Following which the panel discussion was held on ”Achieving Excellence in Practice Scope and Challenges” by four Mental Health Professionals

Finally, we had the valedictory function for which our Chief Guest Ms.Susan Mathew, IAS (Retd) Former Additional Cheif Secretary, Govt. of Tamilnadu gave her speech.

IAPS in collaboration with MSSW held a two-day international conference on the topic, "Professional Excellence in Mental Health Practice - A Way Ahead", on the 17th & 18th of February 2020.

The inaugural function was presided by Dr.Vasuki Mathivanan, Founder and President of IAPS and the Milestones of IAPS was presented by its Secretary Dr. Sumathi Narayanan. Following which the function was honoured by a speech given by the Chief Guest, Ms.Letika Saran IPS (retd.,) former Director General of Police, Tamil Nadu. The conference had two sessions and a panel discussion on its first day. The first session was delivered by Mr. David Gotieb from Australia on “The Basics of Healing Inner Conflict (HIC)”. The second session was on “Choice Theory Reality Therapy (CTRT) – Techniques and Process”, was delivered by Ms. Loheswary Arumugam, Malaysia. Following which the panel discussion was held on ”Significance of Professional Supervision in Indian Context” by IAPS Certified Professional Supervisors.

IAPS Training in Professional Supervision on Mental Health - January 2020

IAPS has proudly displayed it’s excellence by triumphantly accomplishing the training of it’s 5th batch in Bangalore from 10th to 12th  January 2020.

IAPS Book release & World mental health day Seminar Oct 10th 2019

World mental health day is observed on the 10th of October every year. On this day, Indian Academy of Professional Supervisors (IAPS) together in unity with the Department of Psychology; University of Madras held a seminar on, “Challenges in Mental Health Practices “, to commemorate the occasion. The seminar explained the need for supervision and its advantages. Supervision being an integral part of the person who practice psychology and the seminar enlightened the participants with proper methods and ethics for supervision. Furthermore, “Code of Ethics and Practice for Supervisors”, a book that exquisitely describes the same was released by Dr.Mohanraj and received by Dr.Charumathi in the seminar held by IAPS, a pioneer work and a milestone.

IAPS Training on Mental Health, for Professional Supervision on Mental Health September

IAPS had successfully completed it’s training for the fourth batch of Professionals, who were passionate and dedicated on Mental Health, for Professional Supervision, between September the 13th to 15th of 2019. We had participants from various cities like Trivandrum, Mumbai, Bangalore and Chennai.

IAPS organised a workshop by Professor Maurizio Gasseau ,who is a Jungian Analyst, from Turin, Italy on ”Psychodramatic supervision” on Aug 3, 2019

First talk on "Awareness for Professional Supervision in Practice" On June 24, 2019 At MOP Vaishnav College Dr. Vasuki Mathivanan and Dr. Keerthi Pai

"IAPS WISDOM" e-Newsletter launched On June 22, 2019

TRAINING Held On MAY 10 – 12, 2019

Inauguration Held On March 1, 2019

The beginning is the most important part of the work”. The inauguration of Indian Academy of Professional Supervisors held on Mar 1st, 2019 at Regents Central Deccan, Chennai. A new chapter is started in the Mental Health profession in India through IAPS. This is the first step to bring about a healthy change in the profession and to improve the quality of services as well as enhancing the well-being of the mental health professionals

Training Held On JAN 4 – 6, 2019

Training Held On Sept 21 - 23, 2018