Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology
|Degree Name||Group/Major Subject||Board/Institute||Country||Passing Year|
|M.Phil.||Educational Psychology||University of Dhaka||Bangladesh||2019|
|Masters||Educational Psychology||University of Dhaka||Bangladesh||2013|
|Bachelor||Psychology||University of Dhaka||Bangladesh||2012|
|Title||Organization||Location||From Date||To Date|
|Mental health awareness session on “Stress Management at Workplace”||Department for International Development (DFID), UK||Online||04, Sep 2019||05-09-2019|
|COVID 19: Workplace Mental Health for the Swiss Confederation, acted through the Swiss consulate in Bangladesh.||Embassy of Switzerland||Dhaka||05, Jun 2019||09-12-2020|
|Psychosocial training program for the school teachers in Bangladesh.||Innovation for Wellbeing Foundation||Dhaka||01, Feb 2019||04-02-2021|
|Educational Psychologist||"The Role of Parenting on Physical and Mental Growth of Children" Anchor, New Zealand Dairy Products Bangladesh Ltd. (NZDP)||Dhaka||02, Dec 2014||02-12-2014|
|Psycho- Social Counselor||Institute of Educational Development (IED)||Dhaka||01, Jul 2014||14-01-2015|
|Programs Executive||Kaan Pete Roi||Dhaka||03, Mar 2014||15-01-2014|
|Subject||Description||Research Interest (Goal, Target Indicator)|
|Mental Health and Psychological Wellbeing||
I am broadly interested in child, adolescent, and family well-being, emphasizing the parent-child relationship and couple dynamics. My research work intends on promoting the positive mental health of children, their families and couples around the world, regardless of their life circumstances.
|Level of Study||Title||Supervisor||Co-Supervisor(s)||Name of Student(s)||Area of Research||Current Completion|
|Masters||The effectiveness of volunteer service at Kaan Pete Roi (An emotional support helpline in Bangladesh): A SWOT Analysis||Umme Kawser||Noaber Nacha||Current Year|
|Masters||Volunteer service at Kaan Pete Roi; from home during COVID-19 pandemic: What are the potential benefits and barriers?||Umme Kawser||Moharrama Tun Nesa Enaz||Current Year|
|Masters||The effectiveness of group based intervention program using eclectic approach for women’s anxiety due to covid 19 Pandemic.||Umme Kawser||Mahfuja Sarkar Emu||Current Year|
|Masters||Gottman method brief psycho educational couple workshop with couples||Umme Kawser||Nadia Nasrin||Current Year|
|Masters||Effectiveness of Gottman's seven principles on couple relationships: A Systematic Review||Umme Kawser||Salaha Aktar Mishu||Current Year|
|M.Phil||THE IMPACT AND USEFULNESS OF PARENT-BASED INTERVENTION PROGRAM “PLAYTHROUGH LEARNING” TO SUPPORT EARLY DEVELOPMENT OF CHILDREN IN DHAKA||Dr. Shaheen Islam||Current Year|
|Subject||Project Name||Source of Fund||From Date||To Date||Collaboration|
|Telephone Helpline||KKPR Volunteer Service||kaan Pete Roi||04-12-2021||04-12-2021||Kaan Pete Roi|
|Family Therapy Clinic||SCORE-15||Self||04-12-2021||04-12-2021||DECP,DU|
|Family Therapy Clinic||Online Service Evaluation||Self||04-12-2021||04-12-2021||DECP,DU|
|COVID -19 (mental health)||Gender-specific anxiety||ICDDRB||04-12-2021||04-12-2021||ICDDRB|
|Mental Health||Mindfirst||Imperial College London||04-12-2020||04-12-2021||IWF, Imperial & Lincoln|
Mindshift ,Psychoeducational Talk on Herwill
Talk on Bolte Mana show, CloursFM
About Family Mental Health: Bangladesh Television (BTV)
About: Family Mental Health : Promises Bolte Chai ,RTV
Family Mental Health: The Business standard
About Family Mental Health- ATN News Young Nite
About: Social Media its Impact on TeenagersRadio Next 93.2 FM
"World Mental Health Day"Proti Sanglap, Ekattor TV https://youtu.be/X8hanM_Itik
Ways to handle Mental Health Illness
About: Kaan Pete Roi
Bangladesh Society for the Change and Advocacy Nexus
About: Kaan Pete Roi
Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET)
Mental Health Awareness and what we can do" Bangladesh Air Force Women Welfare Association (BAFWA)
About: Mental Health First Aid - Bangladesh Department of International Development (DFID) British High Commission – Dhaka
|SL||Collaboration & Membership Name||Type||Membership Year||Expire Year|
|1||International School psychology Association (ISPA)||Membership||2016 to present|
|2||EMDR Bangladesh Association||Membership||2019 to present|
|3||Bangladesh Educational & Counseling Psychology Society (BECPS)||Membership||2018 to Present|
|4||South Asian Association of Transactional Analysts (SAATA),||Membership||2014 to present|
|5||Identity Inclusion||Collaboration||2016 to present|
|6||Kaan Pete Roi (www.shuni.org)||Collaboration||2014 to present|
|7||Innovation for Wellbeing Foundation (www.iwellbeing.org) Sahera Tropical Centre (7th floor, Room 1) 218 New Elephant Road, Dhaka 1205, Bangladesh||Collaboration||2015 to present|
Rasma Muzaffar, Kamrun Nahar Koly, Sabrina Choudhury, Md Abdullah Al Jubayer Biswas, Shirmin Bintay Kader, Rehnuma Abdullah, Umme Kawser, M. Tasdik Hasan, Darryn Williams, Ariful Bari Chowdhury & Helal Uddin Ahmed : Generalized anxiety disorder among Bangladeshi university students during COVID-19 pandemic: gender specific findings from a cross-sectional study, Discover Mental Health Springer Nature , 2022 .
Umme Kawser, TAHNEENA MEHREINN, RAJON DAS JONY AND and MUHTASABBIB MATIN : Evaluation of a school-based self-esteem intervention program for adolescents, Dhaka University Journal of Biological Sciences , vol.30 , no.2 Faulty of Biological Sciences , pp.197-205 , 2021 .
Umme Kawser : Adaptation of the Social Competence with Peer Questionnaire-Pupil in Bangladesh, The Dhaka University Journal of Psychology , vol.40 , pp.23-27 , 2018 .
Umme Kawser : Translation and adaptation of parental‐child attachment scale in Bangla, Dhaka University Journal of Biological Sciences , vol.26(2) , pp.117-123 , 2017 .
Umme Kawser : Self-Esteem and Attitude Towards School of Rural And Urban High School Students, , 2016 .
Umme Kawser : Barriers of Inclusive Education in Bangladesh Making Inclusion a Reality, Journal of Social Sciences & Humanities Research , pp.1-4 , 2016 .
Umme Kawser : The relationship of adolescence disruptive behavior with anxiety, residence and sex, International Journal of Sciences & Applied Research , pp.124-129 , 2016 .
Umme Kawser : Impact of parenting style on children’s academic achievement, Journal of Social Sciences & Humanities Research , pp.1-4 , 2016 .
Umme Kawser : Maternal Acceptance as a Significant Predictor of Individuals’ Team Playing Propensity, Jagannath University Journal of Psychology , pp.113-121 , 2012 .
Umme Kawser "An evaluation of services for children with Autistic Spectrum Disorder in Bangladesh." The International School Psychology Association (ISPA) Conference Manchester: University of Manchester, United Kingdom, 2017 .
Umme Kawser "Reaching Community: Exploring the Impact of Psychological Outreach Program in Dhaka City." The International School Psychology Association (ISPA) Conference Amsterdam: University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2016 .
|International||Mental Health First Aid Best Performance Award-2016||2016||Bangladesh|
|Local||The University of Dhaka book prize for achieving first place in the Master's examination.||2014||Bangladesh|
|International||Disability in the Community, CBR and International Development Queen’s University online program Scholarship||2014||Canada|
|National||Educational and Counselling Psychology Gold Medal||2013||Bangladesh|