Profile of Md. Shahanur Hossain

... Name Md. Shahanur Hossain
Designation Assistant Professor
Last Degree M.S & M.Phil in Clinical Psychology (D.U)
   

 ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS 

 

Year

Institution

Degree

Discipline

2009

University of Dhaka

M. Phil

Clinical Psychology

2005

University of Dhaka.

MS

Clinical Psychology

2004

University of Dhaka.

B. Sc (Hons)

Psychology

 

Experience

  • Assistant Professor and Clinical Lead, Brain Injury Clinic (BIC) Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Dhaka,  Bangladesh. Feb, 2010 to till date
  • Working experiences in Clinical Research & Practice: 13 years (2005-till date)
  • Working experiences in promoting Mental Wellbeing by Radio (shadhin 92.4) & TV (Banglavision)program: 8 Years (2010-till date)
  • Working experience in Clinical Neuropsychology: 5 years (2013-till date)
  • Promoting Cognitive Behavior Therapy in Bangladesh and Asia:10 years (2008-till date )

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCES

Training/Workshop attended

  • Bangladeshi National Trainers on Universal Treatment Curricula 4 & 4a) for Substance Use Disorder . Organized by the COLOMBO PLAN, 18-27 January2016, Bangladesh.
  • Bangladeshi National Trainers on Universal Treatment Curricula 5 (Intake, Screening, Assessment, Treatment planning and Documentation for addiction Professional) for Substance Use Disorder . Organized by the COLOMBO PLAN, 7-11July, Bangkok 2015
  • Bangladeshi National Trainers on Universal Treatment Curricula 6,7& 8 (Case Management, Crisis Intervention and Ethics) for Substance Use Disorder . Organized by the COLOMBO PLAN, 2-11 Dec, 2014.
  • Completed a 10 days training on Dialectic Behavior Therapy for Borderline Personality Disorder held in Dhaka University, 12-22 Oct, 2014.
  • Completed a Multidisciplinary Clinical Skills Workshop on Neuropsychological Rehabilitation held in Chennai, India,29-31 Aug, 2014.
  • Completed a day long workshop on ACT &  CBT held in Bristol University hosted by Center for Appearance Research, 30th June, 2014.
  • Bangladeshi National Trainers on Universal Treatment Curricula 1&2(physiology and Pharmacology, Treatment) for Substance Use Disorder . Organized by the COLOMBO PLAN, 7-16th Sep, 2013.
  • Has completed 40 hours training on Sociodrama & Psychodrama, held in Dhaka on 4-6 and 19-20th Sep, 2013. Conducted by Herb Propper from USA.
  • Has completed 18 hours of training in psychodrama, sociometry and group psychotherapy in the workshop “Taking the Director Role” on 19-21 Dec, 2011.
  • Received TOT on Care Giver Empowerment Programme 2009-10 in India organized by Group Development and Shomikhoni held on 16-22nd July,2009 and 10-25th Oct, 2009 .
  • Attended the Introductory Course on Qualitative Research Methods organized by ICDDRB, on 2-25th March 2009.
  • Training workshop on Care and Support provision for HIV positive drug users organized by FHI, on Feb20-22nd, 2007.
  • Comprehensive Training on “Sexually Transmitted Infection/ Disease (STI/STD), organized by FHI, Bangladesh, on 10-14th Oct, 2006.
  • Comprehensive training on Principles and Practices of Community-based detoxification and Rehabilitation for drug dependency organized by FHI, on 17-20th April, 2006
  • Advanced training in HIV-CT organized by Family Health International (FHI), on 4-9th March, 2006.

 

CLINICAL/WORKING  EXPERIENCES

  • Three weeks Clinical Placement on Brain Injury Rehab at BIRT and Halliday Quinn Ltd, UK. 
  • One week Clinical Placement on Sexual health at St Marry Hospital, London
  • Six months Clinical Placement at Neurosurgery Dept. DMCH
  • One year Adult Mental Health Placement at Psychiatry dept of BSMMU.
  • One year Child Mental Health Placement at Psychiatry dept of BSMMU.
  • Six months Health Psychology Placement at Diabetic Care Hospital.
  • Six months neuropsychology Placement at Headache clinic, DMCH.
  • Six months Drug addiction placement at CREA.
  • Two years working experiences with IDUs and HIV infected people.
  • Two years working experiences with Drug Dependent people.
  • One year experiences with student counseling.
  • Four years experience as a clinical consultant for an organization rehabilitating. the vulnerable/marginalized women and children. 

 

Project/Research experience

  • Worked as an associate team leader for the  Project  “Basic training of SUD to reduce the over crowded prisoner in Bangladesh Prison” funded by GIZ., 2017)
  • Worked as a team leader for the project “ Cognitive impairment among cancer patients experiencing chemotherapy” funded by University Grant Commission of Bangladesh,  2017 (Presented at 11th  conference of SAARC federation of oncology, Dhaka )
  • Worked as a team leader for the project “Adaptation of  The Alcohol, Smoking and Substance Involvement Screening Test (ASSIST) of WHO, funded by Biotechnology Research Center, University of Dhaka, 2016. (Presented at 6th Asian CBT Conference-2018, Dhaka)
  • Worked as a Team Leader with MRCB, for a nation-wide research project on “Coping with Disfigurement” funded by Acid Survivor Foundation (ASF), 2015.
  • Worked as a co-team leader to develop a manual on Case Management  for marginalized children funded by Save the Children, 2011.
  • Worked as a co-team leader on a health system research “ Factors Influencing Performance of Health Care Providers”, funded by Health Care Development Project (HCDP) of DAB and Netherlands, 2009-2011.   

Research Publications

  • Hossain, M.S. &  Gaffar, M.B. "Male Sexual Problems and it's Role in Drug Dependency".  Journal of Sexual Medicine 2014; 11(suppl 1): 1-29.
  • Tanjin, T. & Hossain, M.S. “Childhood Abuse and Current Psychological Problems of University Female Students”. Bangladesh Journal of Psychological Studies, Vol,23, dec,2013
  • Hossain, M.S., Jahan,S., Akhter, R., Ferdous, R.S.  “Clinical Features and Etiology of Panic Disorder and its Management using CBT”. Bangladesh Psychological Studies, Vol.22, Dec. 2012.
  • Ansary, T.M. & Hossain, M.S.  “Effectiveness of Psycho education in Reducing Anxiety Level and Pain Perception among Cardiac Surgery Patients in Preoperative Period”. Bangladesh Psychological Studies, Vol.22, Dec. 2012.
  • Hossain, M.S., Deeba, F. & Begum, R. “Exploring Cognitive Distortions Among Different Individuals with Depressive Disorder”. Dhaka University Journal of Psychology, Vol. 33, June, 2009.
  • Uddin, M.Z., Hossain, M. S., Mohit, M. A., Chowdhury, M. K. P., Islam, M. M.,  Karim, M. E. & Firoz, A. H. M “Characteristics  of Patients with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)”.  Bangladesh Journal of Psychiatry, Vol. 21, No. 2, Dec, 2008.
  • Hossain, M.S. & Chowdhury, K. U. A. “High Risk Situations as Determinant of Relapse in Drug Addiction: Bangladeshi Perspective”. Bangladesh Psychological Studies, Vol.18, Dec. 2008.
  • Hossain, M.S. “Managing Panic Disorder with Cognitive Behavior Therapy in Bangladesh: a Single Case Study”. Presented in the 2nd Asian CBT Conference in Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand, http://www.psy.chula.ac.th/asiancbt2.htm , held on 19-21 October 2008.
  • Uddin, M.Z., Mohit, M. A., Chowdhury, M. K. P., Hossain, M. S., Hossain, M. J., Karim, M. E. & Firoz, A. H. M. “Anxiety, Depression and Hopelessness among 50 Patients Having Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder”. Bangladesh Journal of Psychiatry, VOL-19, NO-2, December-2005.
  • Dively, J., Gilbreath, D., Cosgrove, P., Rinker, A., Leininger, J., Vernon, A., Hossain, M. S., Karim, A.K.M.R., Huq.M., & Mahmud, S.H.“Substance Abuse Across Cultures: Bangladesh and America”. Indian Journal of Psychological Issues, Vol.12 (1&2) June & Dec.,2004, 4-19.

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

           Feb, 2010 to till date

  1. Assistant Professor and Clinical Lead, Brain Injury Clinic (BIC) Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  2. Lecturer, at Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Dhaka , Bangladesh

 

 

AREAS OF EXPERTISE/INTEREST

Clinical Neuropsychology,  Drug Dependency, Sexual dysfunctions, General mental health problems (Depression, anxiety, Panic Disorder, OCD, PTSD, Personality Disorder, Autism and Conduct disorder), CBT, BPT, Construct Therapy, 3rd wave CBT (Neuro-CBT, ACT, MCT, MBCT, DBT), Descriptive and Experimental research incorporating Qualitative and Quantitative Methodology.
 

Current Involvement

  • Placement coordinator and supervisor for Clinical Neuropsychology.
  • Teaching and practicing Clinical neuropsychology, classical and 3rd wave CBT, BPT, qualitative and quantitative research methodology in Clinical. Psychology,
  • Clinical and research supervision.
  • Clinical Practice at Private set up (Case limit 8-10 per week).
  • Attending Weekly Radio/ TV program to promote awareness on mental health.
  • Ongoing clinical placement at National Institute of Neuroscience and Hospital and neurosurgery dept. of  Dhaka Medical College Hospital as part of CPD in the field of Clinical Neuropsychology.
  • Working with Department of Narcotics (DNC) and Colombo plan as Master Trainer to translate UTC manuals of Colombo Plan for SUD Professionals in Bangladesh.
  • Associate team leader “Conducting basic training on SUD treatment to reduce over crowded situation in Bangladesh Prison.

 

Ongoing Researches  

  • Brain lateralization or localization: which can predict sexuality (PI)
  • Effectiveness of caregiver’s psychoeducation on PTA management. (PI)
  • Adaptation of ACE-III, effort testing, FAB,(PI)
  • Developing Dhaka University Tower test, test of comprehension processing speed, Bangladesh Behavior Rating Inventory of Executive Function (BBRIEF) and Dhaka University Test of Adult Reading. (PI)
  • Expectations and experience of Post Concussion Symptoms in an Asian Country. A cross cultural study conducting by UK and Bangladeshi researchers. The preliminary findings were presented on 4th Clinical Psychology Conference  held in Dhaka University on 20-21 August, 2014 which was awarded as the best paper and at  Eleventh World Congress on Brain Injury, The Hague, Netherlands, March, 2016 (Senior Author)
  • Emotional state and cognitive performance of Acquired Brain Injury patients in Bangladesh(PI)  
  • Relationship of Working memory and Processing speed of brain with road traffic accident (Senior author)
  • Neuropsychological Profile of patients having brain tumor, stroke and TBI (Principle author)
  • Cognitive Distortion Scale: Development and Psychometric Properties. (co-author)
  • Mental Health Status among Trafficked People in Bangladesh (C0-author)

 

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

           Feb, 2010 to till date

  1. Assistant Professor and Clinical Lead, Brain Injury Clinic (BIC) Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  2. Lecturer, at Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Dhaka , Bangladesh

 

 

 

MD. SHAHANUR HOSSAIN

Clinical Psychologist.

Phone: +8802-9661900-73/7807

Cell no: +88 01763667040,

Email: shossain_cp@du.ac.bd

 

Carrier objectives : Working as a Scientist-Practitioner to promote  bio-psychosocial wellbeing.


  • Working experiences in promoting Mental Wellbeing by Radio (shadhin 92.4)  & TV (Banglavision)program: 8 Years (2010-till date)
  • Working experience in Clinical Neuropsychology: 5 years (2013-till date)
  • Promoting Cognitive Behavior Therapy in Bangladesh and Asia:10 years (2008-till date )
  • Working experiences in Clinical Research & Practice: 13 years (2005-till date)

CURRENT POSITION

Assistant Professor and Clinical Lead, Brain Injury Clinic (BIC) Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Feb, 2010 to till date


PhD Candidate On

“Impact of Traumatic Brain Injury on General Relationship and Sexuality”  Supervisor: Prof. M. Mahmudur Rahman (BD) and Prof. Graham Powell (UK) Dept. of Clinical Psychology, University of Dhaka. 

 


 ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS 

Year

Institution

Degree

Discipline

2009

University of Dhaka

M. Phil

Clinical Psychology

2005

University of Dhaka.

MS

Clinical Psychology

2004

University of Dhaka.

B. Sc (Hons)

Psychology

 

AREAS OF EXPERTISE/INTEREST

Clinical Neuropsychology,  Drug Dependency, Sexual dysfunctions, General mental health problems (Depression, anxiety, Panic Disorder, OCD, PTSD, Personality Disorder, Autism and Conduct disorder), CBT, BPT, Construct Therapy, 3rd wave CBT (Neuro-CBT, ACT, MCT, MBCT, DBT), Descriptive and Experimental research incorporating Qualitative and Quantitative Methodology.
 


Current Involvement

  • Placement coordinator and supervisor for Clinical Neuropsychology.
  • Teaching and practicing Clinical neuropsychology, classical and 3rd wave CBT, BPT, qualitative and quantitative research methodology in Clinical. Psychology,
  • Clinical and research supervision.
  • Clinical Practice at Private set up (Case limit 8-10 per week).
  • Attending Weekly Radio/ TV program to promote awareness on mental health.
  • Ongoing clinical placement at National Institute of Neuroscience and Hospital and neurosurgery dept. of  Dhaka Medical College Hospital as part of CPD in the field of Clinical Neuropsychology.
  • Working with Department of Narcotics (DNC) and Colombo plan as Master Trainer to translate UTC manuals of Colombo Plan for SUD Professionals in Bangladesh.
  • Associate team leader “Conducting basic training on SUD treatment to reduce over crowded situation in Bangladesh Prison.

Ongoing Researches  

  • Brain lateralization or localization: which can predict sexuality (PI)
  • Effectiveness of caregiver’s psychoeducation on PTA management. (PI)
  • Adaptation of ACE-III, effort testing, FAB,(PI)
  • Developing Dhaka University Tower test, test of comprehension processing speed, Bangladesh Behavior Rating Inventory of Executive Function (BBRIEF) and Dhaka University Test of Adult Reading. (PI)
  • Expectations and experience of Post Concussion Symptoms in an Asian Country. A cross cultural study conducting by UK and Bangladeshi researchers. The preliminary findings were presented on 4th Clinical Psychology Conference  held in Dhaka University on 20-21 August, 2014 which was awarded as the best paper and at  Eleventh World Congress on Brain Injury, The Hague, Netherlands, March, 2016 (Senior Author)
  • Emotional state and cognitive performance of Acquired Brain Injury patients in Bangladesh(PI)  
  • Relationship of Working memory and Processing speed of brain with road traffic accident (Senior author)
  • Neuropsychological Profile of patients having brain tumor, stroke and TBI (Principle author)
  • Cognitive Distortion Scale: Development and Psychometric Properties. (co-author)
  • Mental Health Status among Trafficked People in Bangladesh (C0-author)

Research Publications

 

  • Hossain, M.S. &  Gaffar, M.B. "Male Sexual Problems and it's Role in Drug Dependency".  Journal of Sexual Medicine 2014; 11(suppl 1): 1-29.
  • Tanjin, T. & Hossain, M.S. “Childhood Abuse and Current Psychological Problems of University Female Students”. Bangladesh Journal of Psychological Studies, Vol,23, dec,2013
  • Hossain, M.S., Jahan,S., Akhter, R., Ferdous, R.S.  “Clinical Features and Etiology of Panic Disorder and its Management using CBT”. Bangladesh Psychological Studies, Vol.22, Dec. 2012.
  • Ansary, T.M. & Hossain, M.S.  “Effectiveness of Psycho education in Reducing Anxiety Level and Pain Perception among Cardiac Surgery Patients in Preoperative Period”. Bangladesh Psychological Studies, Vol.22, Dec. 2012.
  • Hossain, M.S., Deeba, F. & Begum, R. “Exploring Cognitive Distortions Among Different Individuals with Depressive Disorder”. Dhaka University Journal of Psychology, Vol. 33, June, 2009.
  • Uddin, M.Z., Hossain, M. S., Mohit, M. A., Chowdhury, M. K. P., Islam, M. M.,  Karim, M. E. & Firoz, A. H. M “Characteristics  of Patients with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)”.  Bangladesh Journal of Psychiatry, Vol. 21, No. 2, Dec, 2008.
  • Hossain, M.S. & Chowdhury, K. U. A. “High Risk Situations as Determinant of Relapse in Drug Addiction: Bangladeshi Perspective”. Bangladesh Psychological Studies, Vol.18, Dec. 2008.
  • Hossain, M.S. “Managing Panic Disorder with Cognitive Behavior Therapy in Bangladesh: a Single Case Study”. Presented in the 2nd Asian CBT Conference in Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand, http://www.psy.chula.ac.th/asiancbt2.htm , held on 19-21 October 2008.
  • Uddin, M.Z., Mohit, M. A., Chowdhury, M. K. P., Hossain, M. S., Hossain, M. J., Karim, M. E. & Firoz, A. H. M. “Anxiety, Depression and Hopelessness among 50 Patients Having Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder”. Bangladesh Journal of Psychiatry, VOL-19, NO-2, December-2005.
  • Dively, J., Gilbreath, D., Cosgrove, P., Rinker, A., Leininger, J., Vernon, A., Hossain, M. S., Karim, A.K.M.R., Huq.M., & Mahmud, S.H.“Substance Abuse Across Cultures: Bangladesh and America”. Indian Journal of Psychological Issues, Vol.12 (1&2) June & Dec.,2004, 4-19.

Conference Participation and Article Presentation

  • Hossain, M.S., (2018, February), Single Belief Focused CBT. 6th Asian Cognitive Behavior Therapy Conference, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  • Hossain, M.S., Quinn, D.A., Alam, Z., Parveen, S. (2018, February), Brain tumor of an over perfectionist Adolescent. 6th Asian Cognitive Behavior Therapy Conference, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  • Hossain, M.S., (2018, February), Psychology: The Human Software Engineering. 6th Asian Cognitive Behavior Therapy Conference, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  • Hossain, M.S., Rahman, M.M., Siddika, U.,S., & Chowdhury, K.,U.,A. (2018, February). Intra Psychic Mechanism of OCD in Bangladesh. 6th Asian Cognitive Behavior Therapy Conference, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  • Hossain, M.S., Rahman, M.M. and Powell, G. (2017, November), Acquired Brain Injury and Sexual Dysfunction, Biannual meeting of South Asian Society for Sexual Medicine, Colombo, Sri Lanka.
  • Hossain, M.S., Khatun, N., Chowdhury, K.U., Bari, W., Powell, G., McCarter, R., Walton, N. (2017, April), Causes and consequences of traumatic brain injury in Bangladesh.  National Neuroscience Conference, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  • Hossain, M.S., Khatun, N., Chowdhury, K.U., Powell, G., McCarter, R., Walton, N. (2017, February), Experience of post-concussion syndrome among normal population in Bangladesh .  Neuropsychological Rehabilitation Workshop, Kolkata, India. 
  • Hossain, M.S., Quinn, D.A. (2017, February), Brain injury services in Bangladesh.  Neuropsychological Rehabilitation Workshop, Kolkata, India. 
  • Hossain, M.S., Quinn, D.A. (2017, February), Family based neuropsychological rehabilitation in Bangladesh: Prospect and challenges.  Neuropsychological Rehabilitation Workshop, Kolkata, India. 
  • Alam, Z. & Hossain, M.S. (2017) Cognitive and Affective impairment among cancer patients experiencing chemotherapy, full paper presented at 11th  conference of SAARC federation of oncology, Dhaka, 2017.
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  • Hossain, M.S., Khatun, N., Chowdhury, K.U., Powell, G., McCarter, R., Walton, N. (2016, March), Prevalence of post concussion symptoms in an Asian country; base rates and effects of mild traumatic brain injury .  Eleventh world congress on brain injury, The Hague, Netherland.
  • Hossain, M.S., Khatun, N., Chowdhury, K.U., Powell, G., McCarter, R., Walton, N. (2014, August), Expectations and experiences of post-concussion symptom in an Asian country .  4th Bangladesh Clinical Psychology Conference, Dhaka, 2014.
  • Hossain, M.S., (2015, May) Current Status of CBT Practice, Training and Research in Bangladesh. 5th Asian CBT conference Nanjinj, China.  
  • Hossain, M.S., Parveen, S (2014, July) Effectiveness of Community Based Psychosocial Support for People Affected by Acid Burns and Facial Disfigurement in Bangladesh. Appearance Matters-6  Conference, Bristol, UK,
  • Hossain, M.S., Gaffar, M.B., (2014, January) Male Sexual Problems and it's Role in Drug Dependency. 16th Congress of European Society for Sexual Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey.
  • Rahman, M.M., Jahan, S., Hossain, M.S. (2013) State of Psychology in Bangladesh in the context of the Demand for Indigenization. 19th South African Psychology Congress 2013.
  • Hossain, M.S. & Jahan, S. (2013) Maladaptive Cognitive Development as consequences of Bullying. 4th annual conference of BACAMH, 2013.
  • Hossain, M.S. & Rahman, M.M. (2011, October) Corruption Emotion and Mental Health. 3rd International conference on Clinical Psychology in Dhaka,
  • Hossain, M.S., (2009, June) Drug addiction: A means of problem solving!! 2nd Clinical Psychology Conference in Dhaka, Bangladesh,
  • Hossain, MS. & Rahman, M.M. (2008, October).  Managing Panic Disorder with Cognitive Behavior Therapy in Bangladesh: a Single Case Study. 2nd Asian CBT Conference in Bangkok, Thailand.
  • Hossain, M.S & Chowdhury, K.U.A. (2006, February) High-risk Situations as Determinant of Relapse in Drug Addiction: Bangladeshi Perspective. 1st Clinical Psychology Conference in Dhaka, Bangladesh ,2006.

Conference Organizer

I worked as the conference secretary of 6th Asian Cognitive Behavior Therapy Conference  held in Dhaka, Bangladesh from February 9-12. (www.acbtcdhaka2018.com). The conference was jointly organized by Clinical Psychology Dept. of University of Dhaka, Bangladesh Clinical Psychology Society, NPU and Asian CBT Association. I played the centered role in planning, organizing, coordinating and executing the full program of the conference. There were 650 participants from Bangladesh and 13 other countries in USA, Canada, UK, Australia and many Asian countries.   


Project / Research experience

  • Worked as an associate team leader for the  Project  “Basic training of SUD to reduce the over crowded prisoner in Bangladesh Prison” funded by GIZ., 2017)
  • Worked as a team leader for the project “ Cognitive impairment among cancer patients experiencing chemotherapy” funded by University Grant Commission of Bangladesh,  2017 (Presented at 11th  conference of SAARC federation of oncology, Dhaka )
  • Worked as a team leader for the project “Adaptation of  The Alcohol, Smoking and Substance Involvement Screening Test (ASSIST) of WHO, funded by Biotechnology Research Center, University of Dhaka, 2016. (Presented at 6th Asian CBT Conference-2018, Dhaka)
  • Worked as a Team Leader with MRCB, for a nation-wide research project on “Coping with Disfigurement” funded by Acid Survivor Foundation (ASF), 2015.
  • Worked as a co-team leader to develop a manual on Case Management  for marginalized children funded by Save the Children, 2011.
  • Worked as a co-team leader on a health system research “ Factors Influencing Performance of Health Care Providers”, funded by Health Care Development Project (HCDP) of DAB and Netherlands, 2009-2011.   

CLINICAL/WORKING  EXPERIENCES

  • Three weeks Clinical Placement on Brain Injury Rehab at BIRT and Halliday Quinn Ltd, UK. 
  • One week Clinical Placement on Sexual health at St Marry Hospital, London
  • Six months Clinical Placement at Neurosurgery Dept. DMCH
  • One year Adult Mental Health Placement at Psychiatry dept of BSMMU.
  • One year Child Mental Health Placement at Psychiatry dept of BSMMU.
  • Six months Health Psychology Placement at Diabetic Care Hospital.
  • Six months neuropsychology Placement at Headache clinic, DMCH.
  • Six months Drug addiction placement at CREA.
  • Two years working experiences with IDUs and HIV infected people.
  • Two years working experiences with Drug Dependent people.
  • One year experiences with student counseling.
  • Four years experience as a clinical consultant for an organization rehabilitating. the vulnerable/marginalized women and children.    

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCES

Training/Workshop attended

  • Bangladeshi National Trainers on Universal Treatment Curricula 4 & 4a) for Substance Use Disorder . Organized by the COLOMBO PLAN, 18-27 January2016, Bangladesh.
  • Bangladeshi National Trainers on Universal Treatment Curricula 5 (Intake, Screening, Assessment, Treatment planning and Documentation for addiction Professional) for Substance Use Disorder . Organized by the COLOMBO PLAN, 7-11July, Bangkok 2015
  • Bangladeshi National Trainers on Universal Treatment Curricula 6,7& 8 (Case Management, Crisis Intervention and Ethics) for Substance Use Disorder . Organized by the COLOMBO PLAN, 2-11 Dec, 2014.
  • Completed a 10 days training on Dialectic Behavior Therapy for Borderline Personality Disorder held in Dhaka University, 12-22 Oct, 2014.
  • Completed a Multidisciplinary Clinical Skills Workshop on Neuropsychological Rehabilitation held in Chennai, India,29-31 Aug, 2014.
  • Completed a day long workshop on ACT &  CBT held in Bristol University hosted by Center for Appearance Research, 30th June, 2014.
  • Bangladeshi National Trainers on Universal Treatment Curricula 1&2(physiology and Pharmacology, Treatment) for Substance Use Disorder . Organized by the COLOMBO PLAN, 7-16th Sep, 2013.
  • Has completed 40 hours training on Sociodrama & Psychodrama, held in Dhaka on 4-6 and 19-20th Sep, 2013. Conducted by Herb Propper from USA.
  • Has completed 18 hours of training in psychodrama, sociometry and group psychotherapy in the workshop “Taking the Director Role” on 19-21 Dec, 2011.
  • Received TOT on Care Giver Empowerment Programme 2009-10 in India organized by Group Development and Shomikhoni held on 16-22nd July,2009 and 10-25th Oct, 2009 .
  • Attended the Introductory Course on Qualitative Research Methods organized by ICDDRB, on 2-25th March 2009.
  • Training workshop on Care and Support provision for HIV positive drug users organized by FHI, on Feb20-22nd, 2007.
  • Comprehensive Training on “Sexually Transmitted Infection/ Disease (STI/STD), organized by FHI, Bangladesh, on 10-14th Oct, 2006.
  • Comprehensive training on Principles and Practices of Community-based detoxification and Rehabilitation for drug dependency organized by FHI, on 17-20th April, 2006
  • Advanced training in HIV-CT organized by Family Health International (FHI), on 4-9th March, 2006.

Training/Workshop conducted:

  • Clinical Neuropsychology; Sexual Health, Problems and treatment; Substance Use Disorder and its treatment following Universal Treatment Curriculum of Colombo Plan;   HIV &  STD counseling, Basic counseling, CBT,  Parenting, Anger management etc.  

Supervision

I have experience in supervising 35 trainee clinical psychologist in their M.S & M. Phil (part-I) level of training program in clinical psychology of Dhaka University from 2008-till date. I have also experience in supervising 17 MS students for their research. 


Social activities :

  • Founder president (2002-2004) of “BADHAN- a voluntary blood donor’s organization, Amar Ekushey Hall Unit, University of Dhaka. Advisor for the current EC (2008-till date)           
  • Executive Member (1998-2000) of “SPRIHA” a voluntary student’s organization for promoting education among vulnerable children.

Membership

  • Board member, Asian Cognitive Behavior Therapy Association
  • EC member, Bangladesh Clinical Psychology Society
  • Member, Bangladesh Psychology Association

Personal Information

 

Father’s Name                                  : Md. Abu Zafar

Mother’s Name                                 : Shamsunnahar Begum

Spouse Name                                  : Ummey Saima Siddika. 

Permanent Address                         : Sobuz Mohal, Vill:Chotoshalikha,

                                                           PS:  Chatmohar, Dist: Pabna, Bangladesh

Present Address                              : 302/2, 2nd floor, Ahamad Nagor, Mirpur-1, 

                                                            Dhaka-1216.

Mailing Address                              : Room no-5017. Dept. of Clinical Psychology,

                     4rth floor, Arts Building, University of Dhaka.

Date of birth                                    : 31-10-1980

Nationality                                       : Bangladeshi

Religion                                           : Islam

Sex                                                  : Male

Hobbies                                           : Cycling, Swimming, Traveling, Cooking, Fishing, Gardening, Playing Badminton and 

                                                           Cricket, Playing guitar, Enjoying theater, music and  movie. 

 

 

 

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Md. Shahanur Hossain