Anveshan

The Indian Institue of Business Psychology presents ‘Anveshan’, our monthly newsletter that consists of curated articles in the field of business psychology. Our team searches far and wide to shortlist the best and most interesting write-ups that allow you to learn something new, every month. These concise pieces of writing help you look at a popular issue with a different point of view or even explore new fields that you may not have been aware of before.

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Do Counselors Need Counseling

Alisha Phillips Have you ever come across a doctor who never falls ill? Who doesn't need medication or even sometimes a consultation from another doctor? I hardly find this to be a realistic thought. The human being is a very complex creature; there can never be an exact science when it comes to the matters of the mind. The mind, ...

What are Different Kinds of Tortures/Abuse and their Effects on Child’s Mind and Adult Life

Dr. Shalini Choudhary Torture is an act of inflicting physical or psychological pain by a perpetrator to the victim. This act may be from mild to severe and prolonged intended to inflict pain and suffering. Abuse on the other hand, is an intense behavior pattern used by the perpetrator to gain control and maintain power over the victim. Both the …

Understanding the Collectivistic Cultural Role of Indian Society During COVID-19 Pandemic

Dr. Priyaranjan Maral, University of Allahabad  “collectivist cultures may have evolved a suite of behaviours that are well adapted to epidemics” Last eight months changed the entire world and gave a novel way or hope for seeing the role of collectivism culture and its positivity towards communities. Novel CoronaVirus (COVID-19) creates havoc in an entire world with millions of deaths, ...

Psychological Implications of Online Education

Ms. Vagavi Prakash The unprecedented pandemic has brought life to a standstill. Globally all the countries world over have faced huge setbacks and education is one of the sectors which is undergoing a sea change in terms of adapting to digital learning as the new normal. This paradigm shift in the field of education has been received with mixed response …

First Hand Crisis Intervention Methods

DEBJANI KAR In the year 2016, the theme of the year for the World Health Organization (WHO) was Psychological First Aid (PFA). PFA is given to any individual who has recently faced severe loss or trauma following a crisis event and in need of primary intervention. The world has witnessed both natural and man-made disasters. These include wars, natural disasters, …