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Mr. Karthik Lakshmanan

Mr. Karthik Lakshmanan

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Master In Counselling Psychology, M.Phil - Psycho-Oncology


Counselling Psychologist


Health Psychologist



10 Years Experience Overall  (10 years as specialist)

99% (74 votes)

Karthik Lakshmanan is a well qualified Counseling Psychologist with 10 years of experience. He currently serves as a Senior Counselor to IIT-Madras. He has been offering Relationship/Marital/Family counseling, Career Guidance, Quit Smoking Therapy, Stress/Depression/Anxiety Counseling and Adolescent Counseling from 2010. He has worked as an Assistant Professor in Madras School of Social Work (MSSW) and also as a Corporate Counselor in HCL. He has done his M.Phil in Psycho-oncology specializing in Tobacco Cessation from Cancer Institute (WIA), Adyar and M.Sc. in Counselling Psychology from Madras School of Social Work.

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Common questions & answers

Q: Who is a counselling psychologist?

A: A counselling psychologist is a person with a degree in psychology who works to help people with psychological and emotional health concerns. They can help both adults as well as children.

Q: What diseases does a counselling psychologist treat?

A: A counselling psychologist treats a wide range of psychological issues and mental health disorders like relationship difficulties, starting a new relationship, emotional trauma due to death of a loved one or business failures, anxiety, depression and eating disorders.

Q: Are a counselling psychologist and behavioural therapist the same?

A: Yes, a counselling psychologist can be a behavioural therapist and also treat behavioural issues in addition to psychological problems like self-destructive nature and bipolar disorder.

Q: Where does a counselling psychologist work?

A: A counselling psychologist may work in different setups such as educational institutions and research, as a private consultant, prison and probation services or with a team of doctors in hospitals. They may even work in corporate office and industries by way of corporate programs.

Q: What qualification is required to be a counselling psychologist?

A: A counselling psychologist requires postgraduate and doctorate level degree in psychology where they learn the fundamentals of psychology and research methods. During their education, they also get training in counselling techniques and psychotherapy.


Master In Counselling Psychology - University Of Madras, India, 2010
M.Phil - Psycho-Oncology - University Of Madras, India, 2012


Tamil Nadu Psychology Association
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2010 - 2011 Counselor And Softskill Trainer at Dhanalakshmi College of Engineering
2012 - 2013 Consultant Corporate Counselor at HCL Technologies/BPO
2013 - 2015 Secretary at Chennai Counselors Foundation
2012 - 2016 Consultant Counseling Psychologist at Element H Psychological Support Services
2014 - 2016 Cosultant Psycology Teacher at Chettinad Harishreee Vidyalayam


14086 Tamilnadu Psychology Assosciation, 2014
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