Profile of Mrs. Salma Parveen

... Name Mrs. Salma Parveen
Designation Part-Time Teacher
Last Degree M. phil in Clinical Psychology
   

 Educational Achievement:

 

Degree  Obtained

University / Board

Department / Group

M phil

Dhaka University

Clinical Psychology

M.Sc

Dhaka University

Clinical Psychology

B.Sc

Dhaka University

Psychology

 

 

Experience:

Clinical Psychology Work Experience:

Worked as a trainee Clinical Psychologist to deal with different emotional, behavioural, family and other relationship and developmental problems of children, adult and elderly people for five years (1997-2001) in different placements. The post graduate training in the Clinical Psychology Department at the Dhaka University is a 3-year integrated one. It integrates academic knowledge, clinical skills and research expertise for a trainee to be a professional Clinical Psychologist.

Experience on working with post disaster trauma victims:

 

Have experience to work with Rana plaza victims . Provided psychosocial training to Rana plaza rescue team provided psychosocial care and training to acid survivors,

 

Experience on working   with Violence Against Women (VAW) issue:

 

Have 10 years (2001-to date) working experience on Violence Against Women issue including providing Psychological service to VAW victims ,giving training to different service providers (both GO and NGO) who are working with

VAW, Worked as a clinical supervisor of mental health worker of OCC(One stop crisis centre) of Dhaka Medical College. Have experience to work with acid violence, domestic violence and trafficking. Had conduct a research on Behaviour problems of Trafficked children .

Work experience with different organizations:

Have work experience with different NGO and GO organizations such as -Save the children ,Plan Bangladesh, BRAC, Ministry of Women and children affairs, IOM, SAFE, Naripokkho, Acid survivors foundation, CREA and so on.

Teaching  Experience:

  • Working as a part time teacher in the department of Clinical psychology, Dhaka University June 2009 to date

Job Experience:

  • Worked as a psychotherapist in Acid Survivors Foundation (ASF).   May 2005 to April 2009
  • Worked as a Clinical Psychologist in "Bangladesh Rehabilitation Centre for Trauma Victims “(BRCT).  July 2004 to March 2005
  • Worked as a supervisor in the project entitled  “Person Centered Counseling for the Women Survivors  of Domestic Violence " Naripokkho,Dhaka  September2001 to June 2003
  • Worked as a Clinical Psychologist in "Association for  March 2000 to March 2001 Correction and Social Reclamation"(ACSR).
  • Worked as a Trainee Clinical Psychologist in Bangladesh  June 1999 to June 2000: Rehabilitation Centre for Trauma Victims". (BRCT)

Work Experiences related to Counseling and Psychotherapy :

  • Worked (1997-2001) in the Department of Psychiatry of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University,
  • Worked (1999) in the Department of Neuromedicine (headache and epileptic clinic), Dhaka Medical College Hospital, as a partial requirement (adult placement) of Masters and M.Phil Course.
  • Worked in the "Child Development Centre"(CDC) of Dhaka Child Hospital.
  • Has Working experience in the "Guidance and counselling Centre" of Dhaka University from 1998 to 2000.
  • Working as a supervisor for the trainees of Clinical Psychology Department, Dhaka University from 1999 to Date.

Working experience as a facilitator/ consultant on psychosocial issues :

  • Provided a three days training on “Psychosocial counseling, Victim care and Support” organized by International Organization for Migration (IOM) held on 23-25 March,2013.
  • Working as a consultant in Safe home project under child protection theme in Save the Children International since April 2012.
  • Working as a consultant in a helpline counseling project of Steps Towards since 2012 July. The role of consultant is to provide group counseling and training to counselors for building their capacity.
  • Worked as a facilitator in a seven days training on “Basic counseling skills” organized by Family planning Association of Bangladesh (FPAB) held on 9-16 July 2011.
  • Provided a  training on “Counselling program for survivors of gender  basede violence”organized by Ministry of Women and Children Affairs, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh.held on 31stMay,2011.
  • Worked as a facilitator on  five days(25th  April- 29thApril,2010: 25thoct-29thoct:1st  Nov-5th  Nov:8th  Nov- 12th Novss) “Basic Counselling Training” organized by National trauma Counselling Centre,Multisectoral program,Ministry of Women and Children Affairs, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh.
  • Worked as a facilitator On preventing “Eve Teasing” with school teachers from 6th June to 12thAugust,2010 organized by National Trauma Counselling Centre,multisectoral program,Ministry of Women and Children Affairs, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh.
  • Conducted  a  three  days  training  (19-21  oct,2009)  on  “Basic  skills  of  Counselling”  organized  by Bangladesh Clinical Psychological Society.
  • Worked as a facilitator on “Basic Counselling”(02-04August,2009 and 21-22 november,2010)organized by Community -Health rehabilitation Education and Awareness (CREA)
  • Provided a training on “Capacity building on psychosocial support”organized by Acid Survivors Foundation for their staffs,partners and peer counselors held from 8th Aug to 11th Aug,2009.
  • Worked as a co-facilitator in a one day workshop on “Essential Burn Care Course” organized by Welsh Burn Centre, United Kingdom; Burn Centre, Dow University of Health Sciences, Pakistan; Choithram Burn Centre, India .
  • Worked as a facilitator in a workshop on “Cognitive BehaviourTherapy” organized by Department of Clinical Psychology and Clinical Psychology Association held on 1st November,2008
  • On 23 January, 08 conducted a workshop with a special group of acid burn survivors. These survivors have problems with eyes. It’s a hopeless situation and difficult to accept the reality. The objective of this session was through group discussion and sharing the following issues will be dealt: What could they do with their damaged eyes. What difficulties they are facing regarding eyes and how to cope. Learn to focus on positive aspects of life to feel empowered
  • Conducted a in house training on “Professional behaviour and communication skill” for acid survivor staffs of ASF on 30th and 31st    Oct’ 0 7.
  • Conducted a three days training (7-9 June,2005) on "Basic Communication Skills to Develop Interpersonal Relationship" for the stafffs of Acid Survivors Foundation (ASF).
  • 16 - 20 March 2003 to the representatives of pertness organizations of Oxfam on “Basic concept of Counselling, Human Relations and Interpersonal Communication”, sponsored by DFID.
  • 27 th November to 02 December 2002 to the personnel's of Helpline Project of Naripokkho on “Basic concepts of Counselling and Interpersonal Communication”.
  • 27th-31st October 2002 to the representatives of different NGO's on “Human Relation and Interpersonal Communication Skills”, Sponsored by Action Aid.
  • Given a training on "Human Relation and Interpersonal Communication to the paramedics of ICDDRB, Matlab, Chandpur,in 2002.
  • Organized and facilitated a day long workshop held on 7th oct.2002 on "Mental Health " in Chittagong Divisional Conference on people's health, organized by Development Organization of the Rural Poor (DORP) as part of the Peoples Health Assembly (PHA) -2002.
  • Worked as a facilitator in a workshop on "Communication skills in Interpersonal Relationships" in 2nd National Women Conference, organized by Naripokkho from 25th to 27 th January, 2002.
  • Worked as a Trainer on "Counseling Training Programme" organized by Naripokkho from 26th November to13th December 2001.
  • Worked as a Trainer on “Counselling Training Programme” from 1 to 15th July  2001, Organized by Naripokkho .
  • Worked as a Trainer on "Clinical Skill Training  Programme " from 21-24 August,2000 Organized by Clinical Psychology Department ,Dhaka University.
  • Worked as a Trainer on "Clinical Skill Training Programme " on 13 March 1999, Organized by Clinical Psychology Department ,Dhaka University.
  • Given skills training Course on "Counseling and Psychotherapy” organized by Psycho-Social Research and Training, Dhaka University from 23 October to7 Dec.1999.

Miscellaneous Experiences:

Peoples Health Assembly (Preparatory Phase) Gonoshasthya Kendra Hospital .

  • Date: November 11, 2000
  • Organized by Centre for Mental Health and Development (CMHD).
  • Conducted workshop on Liberation War of Bangladesh and Mental Health.

World Mental Health Day: Department of Clinical Psychology University of Dhaka .

  • Conducted workshop on "Child and Adolescent Mental Health"(october-2000)
  • Presented a case of "school Refusal" .(october-1999)
  • Presented scientific poster on "Chronic Pain"(october-1998)   Wrote articles for the Magazines published for different World Mental Health Day   occasion.

PUBLICATIONS:

  1. "Influence of Age and Sex on Modernity Values and Attitudes Toward Working Women " The Dhaka University Journal of Psychology Vol.23, Nov .1999 PP.27-36.
  2. "Effect of Duration of Stay in Shelter Home and Orphanage on the Behaviour and Emotional Problems of the Trafficked and Institutionalized Children". Bangladesh Psychological Studies VOL.-12 Dec.2002.P.11-18.

Teaching  Experience:

 

Working as a part time teacher in the department of Clinical psychology, Dhaka University June 2009 to date

Teaching  Experience:

 

Working as a part time teacher in the department of Clinical psychology, Dhaka University June 2009 to date

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SALMA PARVEEN


Contact Address: 1/1101, Eastern Orchid

8 Circuit house road, kakrail. Dhaka-1000

Contact no: 9335410  Cell: 01716177503

E-mail: salma_17thoct@yahoo.com


 

 Educational Achievement:

 

Degree  Obtained

University / Board

Department / Group

M phil

Dhaka University

Clinical Psychology

M.Sc

Dhaka University

Clinical Psychology

B.Sc

Dhaka University

Psychology


Research Work:

  • Presented a scientific paper as a co-author in the International Psychological conference 2001 on “Organizational environment and mental health in residential homes “organized by Bangladesh Psychological Association and South Asian Association of Psychologist.
  • Conducted a research on “A Comparative Study of Behavior Problems among Trafficked Children, Institutionalized Children and Children Living with Their Families “for the degree of M.Phil in Clinical Psychology.

PUBLICATION:

  • "Influence of Age and Sex on Modernity Values and Attitudes Toward Working Women " The Dhaka University Journal of Psychology , Vol.23, Nov .1999 PP.27-36.
  • "Effect of Duration of Stay in Shelter Home and Orphanage on the Behaviour and Emotional Problems of the Trafficked and Institutionalized Children". Bangladesh Psychological Studies VOL.-12 Dec.2002.P.11-18.

Manual /module:

  • Developed two modules on “Capacity building on Psychosocial support” for Acid Survivors Foundations staffs, peer counselors and partners.
  • Manual on “Case management” developed for  Save the Children Sweden-Denmark.
  • Manual on “Life skill training” developed for Acid Survivors Foundation.

Clinical Psychology Work Experience:

Worked as a trainee Clinical Psychologist to deal with different emotional, behavioural, family and other relationship and developmental problems of children, adult and elderly people for five years (1997-2001) in different placements. The post graduate training in the Clinical Psychology Department at the Dhaka University is a 3-year integrated one. It integrates academic knowledge, clinical skills and research expertise for a trainee to be a professional Clinical Psychologist.

Experience on working with post disaster trauma victims:

Have experience to work with Rana plaza victims . Provided psychosocial training to Rana plaza rescue team provided psychosocial care and training to acid survivors,

Experience on working   with Violence Against Women (VAW) issue:

Have 10 years (2001-to date) working experience on Violence Against Women issue including providing Psychological service to VAW victims ,giving training to different service providers (both GO and NGO) who are working with

VAW, Worked as a clinical supervisor of mental health worker of OCC(One stop crisis centre) of Dhaka Medical College. Have experience to work with acid violence, domestic violence and trafficking. Had conduct a research on Behaviour problems of Trafficked children .

Work experience with different organizations:

Have work experience with different NGO and GO organizations such as -Save the children ,Plan Bangladesh, BRAC, Ministry of Women and children affairs, IOM, SAFE, Naripokkho, Acid survivors foundation, CREA and so on.

WORK EXPERIENCE:

  • Working as a part time teacher in the department of Clinical psychology, Dhaka University June 2009 to date

Worked as a psychotherapist in Acid Survivors Foundation (ASF).   May 2005 to April 2009

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that the acid survivors adopted by ASF receive appropriate Psychotherapy and psychosocial counseling to overcome trauma caused by an acid attack.
  • Ensure that the staff has relevant knowledge and skills for providing counseling services to the survivors of acid violence
  • Planning, budgeting and reporting of the Psychological support unit .
  • Organizing different Psycho- social activities for the survivors mental health well being.

 

Worked as a Clinical Psychologist in "Bangladesh Rehabilitation Centre for Trauma Victims “(BRCT).  July 2004 to March 2005

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring Psychological support service to the victims. Updating reporting of the victims. Providing counselling to the victims and getting the RCs in the counselling session. Ensure getting the report of the RCs .
  • Ensure filing up the supervision form Selecting and publishing the subject matter for newsletter Article -14 and the Anusandhani. Selecting a case for case study and prepare it . Monitor the activities of other trainees sharing with the head of the unit.

Worked as a supervisor in the project entitled “Person Centered Counseling for the Women Survivors  of Domestic Violence" Naripokkho,Dhaka  September2001 to June 2003 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Use assessment sheet to monitor the progress of the Counseling Sessions.mFollow-up case loads of primary mental health workers including the number of sessions per case conducted.
  • Supervise and follow up cases on a daily basis.
  • Monitor the assessment -Whether the counseling session was appropriately conducted and completed, whether rapport was build and counseling skills properly applied.
  • Check record keeping.
  • Look after mental health care workers mental health i.e. Providing counseling to mental health workers if any need arises.

 

Worked as a Clinical Psychologist in "Association for  March 2000 to March 2001 Correction and Social Reclamation"(ACSR).

Job Responsibilities:

  • To assess the need of Psychotherapy for inmate traumatized girls.
  • To provide Psychotherapy to inmate traumatized girls.
  • To prepare feed back report for the Organization.

 

 

Worked as a Trainee Clinical Psychologist in Bangladesh  June 1999 to June 2000: Rehabilitation Centre for Trauma Victims". (BRCT)

Job Responsibilities:

  •  To assess the need of Psychotherapy for the Victims who   are tortured by police.
  • To provide psychotherapy to these victims.
  • To prepare feedback report for these victims.

Work Experiences related to Counseling and Psychotherapy :

  • Worked (1997-2001) in the Department of Psychiatry of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University,
  • Worked (1999) in the Department of Neuromedicine (headache and epileptic clinic), Dhaka Medical College Hospital, as a partial requirement (adult placement) of Masters and M.Phil Course.
  • Worked in the "Child Development Centre"(CDC) of Dhaka Child Hospital.
  • Has Working experience in the "Guidance and counselling Centre" of Dhaka University from 1998 to 2000.
  • Working as a supervisor for the trainees of Clinical Psychology Department, Dhaka University from 1999 to Date.

Working experience as a facilitator/ consultant on psychosocial issues :

  • Provided a three days training on “Psychosocial counseling, Victim care and Support” organized by International Organization for Migration (IOM) held on 23-25 March,2013.
  • Working as a consultant in Safe home project under child protection theme in Save the Children International since April 2012.
  • Working as a consultant in a helpline counseling project of Steps Towards since 2012 July. The role of consultant is to provide group counseling and training to counselors for building their capacity.
  • Worked as a facilitator in a seven days training on “Basic counseling skills” organized by Family planning Association of Bangladesh (FPAB) held on 9-16 July 2011.
  • Provided a  training on “Counselling program for survivors of gender  basede violence”organized by Ministry of Women and Children Affairs, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh.held on 31stMay,2011.
  • Worked as a facilitator on  five days(25th  April- 29thApril,2010: 25thoct-29thoct:1st  Nov-5th  Nov:8th  Nov- 12th Novss) “Basic Counselling Training” organized by National trauma Counselling Centre,Multisectoral program,Ministry of Women and Children Affairs, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh.
  • Worked as a facilitator On preventing “Eve Teasing” with school teachers from 6th June to 12thAugust,2010 organized by National Trauma Counselling Centre,multisectoral program,Ministry of Women and Children Affairs, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh.
  • Conducted  a  three  days  training  (19-21  oct,2009)  on  “Basic  skills  of  Counselling”  organized  by Bangladesh Clinical Psychological Society.
  • Worked as a facilitator on “Basic Counselling”(02-04August,2009 and 21-22 november,2010)organized by Community -Health rehabilitation Education and Awareness (CREA)
  • Provided a training on “Capacity building on psychosocial support”organized by Acid Survivors Foundation for their staffs,partners and peer counselors held from 8th Aug to 11th Aug,2009. Worked as a co-facilitator in a one day workshop on “Essential Burn Care Course” organized by Welsh Burn Centre, United Kingdom; Burn Centre, Dow University of Health Sciences, Pakistan; Choithram Burn Centre, India .
  • Worked as a facilitator in a workshop on “Cognitive BehaviourTherapy” organized by Department of Clinical Psychology and Clinical Psychology Association held on 1st November,2008
  • On 23 January, 08 conducted a workshop with a special group of acid burn survivors. These survivors have problems with eyes. It’s a hopeless situation and difficult to accept the reality. The objective of this session was through group discussion and sharing the following issues will be dealt: What could they do with their damaged eyes. What difficulties they are facing regarding eyes and how to cope. Learn to focus on positive aspects of life to feel empowered
  • Conducted a in house training on “Professional behaviour and communication skill” for acid survivor staffs of ASF on 30th and 31st    Oct’ 0 7.
  • Conducted a three days training (7-9 June,2005) on "Basic Communication Skills to Develop Interpersonal Relationship" for the stafffs of Acid Survivors Foundation (ASF).
  • 16 - 20 March 2003 to the representatives of pertness organizations of Oxfam on “Basic concept of Counselling, Human Relations and Interpersonal Communication”, sponsored by DFID.
  • 27 th November to 02 December 2002 to the personnel's of Helpline Project of Naripokkho on “Basic concepts of Counselling and Interpersonal Communication”.
  • 27th-31st October 2002 to the representatives of different NGO's on “Human Relation and Interpersonal Communication Skills”, Sponsored by Action Aid.
  • Given a training on "Human Relation and Interpersonal Communication to the paramedics of ICDDRB, Matlab, Chandpur,in 2002.
  • Organized and facilitated a day long workshop held on 7th oct.2002 on "Mental Health " in Chittagong Divisional Conference on people's health, organized by Development Organization of the Rural Poor (DORP) as part of the Peoples Health Assembly (PHA) -2002.
  • Worked as a facilitator in a workshop on "Communication skills in Interpersonal Relationships" in 2nd National Women Conference, organized by Naripokkho from 25th to 27 th January, 2002.
  • Worked as a Trainer on "Counseling Training Programme" organized by Naripokkho from 26th November to13th December 2001.
  •  Worked as a Trainer on “Counselling Training Programme” from 1 to 15th July 2001, Organized by Naripokkho .
  • Worked as a Trainer on "Clinical Skill Training  Programme " from 21-24 August,2000 Organized by Clinical Psychology Department ,Dhaka University.
  • Worked as a Trainer on "Clinical Skill Training Programme " on 13 March 1999, Organized by Clinical Psychology Department ,Dhaka University.
  • Given skills training Course on "Counseling and Psychotherapy” organized by Psycho-Social Research and Training, Dhaka University from 23 October to7 Dec.1999.

 

Miscellaneous Experiences:

Peoples Health Assembly (Preparatory Phase) Gonoshasthya Kendra Hospital .

  • Date: November 11, 2000
  • Organized by Centre for Mental Health and Development (CMHD).
  • Conducted workshop on Liberation War of Bangladesh and Mental Health.

 

World Mental Health Day: Department of Clinical Psychology University of Dhaka .

  • Conducted workshop on "Child and Adolescent Mental Health"(october-2000)
  • Presented a case of "school Refusal" .(october-1999)
  • Presented scientific poster on "Chronic Pain"(october-1998)  Wrote articles for the Magazines published for different World Mental Health Day   occasion
  • Has experience to work with “Art of living Foundation” a yoga based foundation.

 

MEMBERSHIP

  • Bangladesh Psychological Association (BPA)
  • Bangladesh Clinical Psychological Society (BCPS),
  • Centre for Mental Health and Development (CMHD).
  • International Transactional Analysis Association (ITAA)

 

PERSONAL BACKGROUND

Name                          : Salma Parveen

Father's Name            : Abdul Awal .

Mother's Name           : Zohra Afroz .

Husband’s Name        :  Md.Khasru Parvez

Present  address        :  !7/A shantibagh .Dhaka

Contact Number         : 9335410(Res) Mobile-01716177503

Permanent Address    : 1/1101,Eastern Orchid , 8  Circuit house road, kakrail. Dhaka.

Date of birth                : 17 th october, 1974.

Religion                      :  Islam

Nationality                   :  Bangladeshi

Marital Status             :  Married

Blood Group               : B+