Shiju Joseph

Department : Psychology

Name : Shiju Joseph
Designation : Assistant Professor
Academic Qualifications : M Phil Clinical Psychology (NIMHANS, Bangalore), M Phil Psychology (University of Calicut)
Email :
Phone : 09447391643
Contact Address : EVRA 244, Krishnavilasam Road, Jagathy, Thycaud PO, Thiruvananthapuram-695014
Personal Web Page :

Research Publications:

  • Joseph, S., Thomas, M.S. & Menon, M. (2007). Elementary school mathematics curricula and cognitive development: A critical analysis. Indian Journal of Community Psychology, 3(1), 42-52.
  • Smita, G. S. & Joseph, S. (2008). Content of hallucinations in psychiatric inpatients. The Psychespace, 2(2), 72-78.
  • Joseph, S., Sasidharan, T. & Menon, M. (2013). “Mother, I want to marry her, but only if you wish”: A case of visual analysis to understand families in contemporary Kerala. Astha Journal of Social Sciences, 5 (2), 24-37.
  • Joseph, S. & Sudhir, P. M. (in press). Cognitive Behaviour Therapy for Persistent Psychotic Symptoms: Challenges in  Clinical Practice.

Research Projects Undertaken:

  • Minor project funded by the UGC on ‘Psychological Analysis of Popular Myths of Kerala: An Introductory Work in the Psychocultural Mapping of the Malayali Identity’- 2010-12
  • Project on designing undergraduate programs granted by the Kerala State Higher Education Council-2011
  • Investigator for the project on Development of Aptitude test for school students funded by ASAP, Department of Education, Govt. of Kerala- 2014 onwards

Teaching preferences: Psychotherapy, Personality, Qualitative Research, Social Psychology

Professional Memberships

  • Registered as Clinical psychologist with Rehabilitation Council of India
  • Member, Indian Association of Clinical Psychologists- Kerala Region