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Jan. 3, 2020 9:30AM - Sept. 26, 2021 10:30AM
About Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS)
The TISS is a multi-campus public funded research university in Mumbai, India. TISS is Asia’s oldest institute for professional social work education and was founded in 1936 in then Bombay Presidency of British India as the Sir Dorabji Tata Graduate School of Social Work by the Sir Dorabji Tata Trust. In 1944, the institute was officially renamed as the Tata Institute of Social Sciences and in 1964, the Government of India declared TISS as Deemed university under Section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act (UGC), 1956.
About Centre for Lifelong Learning (CLL)
The CLL is an Independent Centre at the Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai. Centre for Lifelong Learning was established in 1981 as the Department of Extra Mural Studies and was renamed in 2006.
The CLL offers a vibrant learning environment for learners of all ages ranging from 18 to 81 years. It is supported by its own faculty, as also from other Schools and Centres of the Institute and visiting faculty from across the best institutions in the country. Some of the significant adult learning programmes include Certificate, Diploma and Post Graduate Diploma in Counselling Skills, Diploma in Gerontology, ODL Diploma in Youth Leadership and Social Change & Diploma in Dance Movement Therapy and Certificate Programmes in Geriatric Care and in Oncological Care Giving. The diploma program is associated with the Centre for Lifelong Learning.
About Indian Institute of Psychodrama (IIP)
The IIP is the first formal institute teaching Psychodrama in the country. This institute is an affiliate member of the International Association of Group Psychotherapy and Group Process (IAGP). The founder and director, Magdalene Jeyarathnam is an elected member of the governing board of IAGP. IIP will enable those interested in Psychodrama to receive training, certification to practice skills under supervision and to gain experience applying these methods in clinical or non-clinical settings. This institute has been awarding students training hours for attending psychodrama workshops since 2009. Also, this institute provides three levels of Psychodrama training on par with other international organisations.
What is Psychodrama?
Psychodrama is essentially a group action method that helps a person to embrace one’s own capabilities. This could be used in clinical setting (hospitals, therapy centers), non-clinical setting like a business establishment in team building, conflict management, stress management, identifying and working with stress, improving communication, building trust, identifying issues etc. This is a spontaneous and creative method which is used by certified psychodramatists who is otherwise called the Psychodrama director. A director enables or facilitates a re-enactment of real life situations, past incidents / situations or an inner mental process but, acting them out in the present time.
The basic concepts of psychodrama are:
Some important Course Requirement is as follows:
At the end of the course:
Students will receive a Joint PG Diploma certificate from Indian Institute of Psychodrama and Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS).
Course: 36 credits 630 hours
Admissions open for Batch 2 – 2020 to 2022
January 3 to 12- 2020
Module 5 (10 days, 75 hours)
Course 6 (60 hours)
Course 7 (a) (15 hours)
January 22 to 31 - 2021
Module 1 (10 days, 70 hours)
Course 1 (45 hours)
Course 2(a) (25 hours)
March 6 to 15- 2020
Module 6 (10 days, 75 hours)
Course 7 (b) (30 hours)
Course 8 (45 hours)
March 19 to 28 – 2021
Module 2 (10 days, 65 hours)
Course 2(b) (35 hours)
Course 3 (a) (30 hours)
July 24 to August 2- 2020
Module 7: (10 days, 60 hours)
Course 9 (60 hours)
July 23 to 1st August - 2021
Module 3 (10 days, 60 hours)
Course 3 (b) (30 hours)
Course 4 (a) (30 hours)
September 25 to October 4- 2020
Module 8 (10 days, 45 hours)
Course 10 (45 hours)
September 17 to 26- 2021
Module 4 (10 days, 60 hours)
Course 4(b) (30 hours)
Course 5 (30 hours)
To be completed
Who are the teachers of this course?
Teachers are certified Psychodramatists, registered and practicing therapists, professors from colleges/ universities from different parts of the world.
How much is the course fee?
Rs. 1, 25,000 per year
Who will benefit from this course?
Counsellors, Psychologists, Business Trainers, Educators, Theatre Directors, Life skills coach or mentor and Facilitators who work with groups of people in NGOs and other settings
Work and Employment:
Men and women are eligible to be apply, since most alternate therapy courses have a lot of women candidates, male candidates are encouraged to apply.
For Registration Contact
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone : 9884700135 / 9884700104
You will hear from us within a week. If you are admitted into the programme you will have to immediately book your seat by paying the first instalment. We have students from different parts of India and abroad applying for this course. Fees once paid is not refundable as we are securing the seat and cannot take any more students.
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