Dr Navin Arvindbhai Patel

Professor of Practice
PhD, Psychology

Phone No. – 09825150323

Email – navin.patel@rru.ac.in

Teaching Experience: – 34 years

About Dr Navin Arvindbhai Patel

Dr. Navin is working as a Professor of Practice of the School Behavioural Sciences and Forensic Investigation, Rashtriya Raksha University, Lavad, Gujarat. He holds the degree of PhD in Psychology with 34 years of experience in teaching. He was formerly the Head of The Department of Psychology in Gujarat University. Currently, he is working as the center coordinator of RRU Centre for Psycho Social Care, Rehabilitation & Reintegration of prison inmates Project of the four districts of Gujarat State i.e. Ahmedabad, Surat, Vadodara and Rajkot.

Dr. Patel has worked as paper setter and has served as senior supervisor and practical examiner in Gujarat university as well as other reputed universities of Gujarat state. He has organized as well as participated in various national and international Psychology conferences and Seminars. He has been invited as the expert speaker by various renowned universities to deliver the lecture.

Paper Setter: Gujarat University

  1. From Last Six years T.Y.B.A. Psychology and “Statistic in Psychology”.
  2. From Last Six years M.A. Part-I and Sem-I & II “Research Methodology”.
  3. From Last Six years M.A. Part-II and Sem-III & IV “Statistical Inference”.

Paper Setter: Other University

  1. From Last 4 years M.A. Sem-I & II “Research Methodology” in HNGU Patan.
  2. From Last 5 years M.A.-II &Sem-III & IV “Statistical Inference”.in HNGU Patan..
  3. For M.PHIL. Examination in HNGU Patan.

Senior Supervisor

  1. From 2001 to till continue in any session as convenient to college.
  2. As a member of flying squad also in Gujarat University.

Practical Examiner:

  1. From 1995 T.Y.B.A. Psychology Practical Examiner at different center of Gujarat University.
  2. For 2 years as a Chairman for T.Y.B.A. Psychology Practical Examination Gujarat University.
  3. For T.Y.B.A. & M.A. Sem-I Practical Examination at Ider, Mehsana in HNGU. from last 4 years.

Examiner:

  1. Worked as examiner in central Assessment at L.N.K. College of Education Patan for H.N.G. University Patan for Psychology M.A. Sem-I on Dec.13th – 2010.
  2. Worked as examiner in central Assessment at H.N.G. Uni. Patan for M.A. Sem-I & II Exam on April 21st – 2011.
  3. Worked as referee for assessing dissertation for M.Phil. Degree in Psychology for Vir Narmad South Gujarat Uni. Surat on June 17th 2011.
  4. Worked as examiner in Central Assessment for M.A. Sem-I&II for HNG Uni. Patan on Feb. 9th 2012.
  5. Appointed as a paper setter and examiner in M.Phil. Sem-I for HNG Uni. Patan Nov. 2014.
  6. Selected as co-opt member in board of study of Psychology at HNG Uni. Patan from June- 19th 2014.
  7. Worked as referee for assessing dissertation for M.Phil. Degree in Psychology for Saurashtra University at Rajkot.
  1. Appointed as a Subject expert in panel of Psychology in BISAG at Gandhinagar on 27th June-2009.
  2. Delivered a lecture on “Types of Stress” for Students of F.Y.B.A. at SANDHAN BISAG Gandhinagar on Aug.-8th 2011.
  3. Attended One-day workshop organized by KCG on Choice base credit System on 27th Nov.-2012.
  4. “Training and Capability Building Programme” Organized by KCG as a Task force member and Resource person from Jun-30th – Feb 4th-2012. at AMA. Ahmedabad.
  5. Two-days’ Workshop on CBCS organized by KCG on 4th & 5th Dec.2012.
  6. One-day workshop on “Designing Course labels for Psychology organized by KCG at 7th Jan-2013.
  7. One-day workshop on Curriculum Development Designing organized by KCG on 6th April-2013.
  8. One-day workshop for Curriculum Development organized by KCG on 25th March- 2014.
  9. One-day meeting for M.Phil. Course for Sem-I & II at HNGU at Patan as a co-opt member from other University Sept.-2014.
  10. As a team member for subject expert in Psychology Curriculum Development for College by KCG on Janu-7th 2014.
  11. As a Subject expert in Psychology for Re-Construction of Syllabus for Gujarat State Secondary & Higher Secondary Board Gandhinagar for Standard 11 & 12 at KCG on Aug.7 th –8 th 2014 Ahmedabad.
  12. As Subject expert in Psychology for Gujarat State Secondary and Higher Secondary Board, Gandhinagar for Construction syllabus of Standard 11th & 12th at DHANAP on Nov.14th – 15th 2014.
  1. Delivered a lecture as a Chair at Shree Mangaljibhai Zaverdchanbhai Mehta lecture Series on subject “AngatAngat” organized by Vidhya Mandir Trust Palanpur on Feb 3rd 2007.
  2. Delivered a guest lecture at Hemchandera Sahitya Sabha, Dhandhuka on Sept. 14th 2008.
  3. Delivered a symposium lecture on “History of Hypnosis” in two days’ workshop on “Science & Hypnosis” organized by Smt. Kusumben Kadakia Arts & Com. College Ankleshwar on January 11th – 12th 2009.
  4. Delivered a lecture as a Chair at Shree Mangaljibhai Zaverdchanbhai Mehta lecture series on subject “Learning Incompetence” organized by Vidhya Mandir Trust, Palanpur on Feb 9th 2009.
  5. A Guest lecture on “Stress Free Life Style” at Smt. M.M. Shah Mahila Arts College Kadi, North Gujarat on Sept. 17th 2009.
  6. A lecture delivered on “Child Psychology and good parenting” to 150 Parents of BAL Bharti School from (Socio-Economic Backward Class) Asarva Ahmedabad on Dec.21st 2009.
  7. A Gust lecture on “Life Style and Stress” at D.D. Thakar Arts & K.J. Patel Commerce College Khedbrahma (North Guj.) on March 27th 2010.
  8. As on expert in panel discussion on “Various Competitive Exam, Different tests like GD, Perception, logic & Memory, Organized by Sindhi Panchayat, Ellisbridge, Ahmedabad for “Academic and professional carrier counselling” on Feb 13th 2011.
  9. Delivered a guest lecture in one day seminar on Shrimad Bhagwat Gita and management organize by Dept. of Sanskrit R.H.Patel Arts And commerce college Ahmedabad entitled on “Bhagwat Gita and Psychology” at Gujarat Sahitya Parisadon Feb. 26 th 2011.
  10. A Gust lecture on “Psychology and Bhagwat Gita” at D.D. Thakar Arts & K.J. Patel Commerce College Khedbrahma, North Gujarat on July 3rd 2011.
  11. Delivered a lecture on “Reasons of Aggression in Children & Its Therapy” to Rajmani Primary School Teachers of Palanpur Vidhya Mandir Trust at Palanpur on Sept. 8th 2012.
  12. Delivered a guest lecture on “Bhagwat Gita and Psychology” at Manish Ashokbhai Parikh Fire Arts & Arts College at Palanpur, North Gujarat Sept. 8th 2012
  13. Delivered a guest lecture at D.D. Thakar Arts & K.J. Patel Commerce College Khedbrahma (North Gujarat) on Sept.26th 2012
  14. Delivered a guest lecture for UGC Sponsor “Equal Opportunity Centre” Short term Course at C.U. Shah Commerce College on Sept. 28th 2012 at Ahmedabad.
  15. As an expert in panel discussion for “Women Development Programme” at Ahmedabad Dur Darshan on Jan 15th 2013.
  16. Residential Training Programme for Secondary School Principal. Organized by “Guidance and Counselling cell under the Rashtriy Madhymik Siksha Abhiyan as a resource person and expert as planning team from Oct.7th to 22nd 2013.
  17. Delivered a key note address on “A role of counselor in education” in one day seminar on “Guidance and counselling” organized by Dept. of education Gujarat University Ahmedabad on Feb.15 th 2014 Gujarat.
  18. Delivered a guest lecture on “Adjustment As an improvement of Quality of life” in National Conference sponsored by ICSSR organized by Dept. of Psychology and Sociology at Smt. A.S. Chaudhary Mahila Arts and Home Science college, Mahesana on Mar. 22 nd to 23 rd 2014 Gujarat.
  19. Delivered s special lecture as a resource person for Composite Regional Center Ahmedabad for Person with disabilities in 5 days CRE Programme on April 27th – 2014.
  20. Delivered a guest lecture on “Informal learning” at BISAG organized by Dr. Ambedkar Open university at Gandhinagar for the subject of “Success life”.
  21. Delivered a guest lecture on “Bal Uchher Dwara vishva shanti” at palanpur organized by Vidhya mandir trust on Feb. 28 th 2015.
  1. Participated in a six-day workshop on the subject of psychology from Oct. 8 th to 13 th 2012 at NET Bureau, (University Grant Commission) Delhi.
  2. Moderator for Question paper to logical test for Class-1 & 2 Officer Examination by G.P.S.C. Gujarat State at Ahmedabad Office.
  3. Give a service as observer ship for U.G.C. NET examination on june.30 th 2013 at Saurashtra University Rajkot.
  4. Service given as an Expert psychologist for overall personality Assessment syllabus for class-3 officer’s examination by G.P.S.C. Gujarat State at Ahmedabad on May 2 nd 2014.
  5. Given a service as expert for G.P.S.C. interview from Nov. 17 th to 24 th 2014 at GPSC Centre, Ahmedabad.
  6. Given a service as expert for Developed new syllabus for civil services class-1 & 2 for G.P.S.C. Ahmedabad.
  7. Give a service as observer ship for U.G.C. NET examination organized by CBSE Delhi on Dec.28 th 2014 at Saurashtra uni. Rajkot.
  8. Give a service as observer ship for U.G.C. NET examination on june.29 th 2014 at Hemchandracharya North Gujarat Uni. Patan, Gujarat.
  9. Given a service in organizing committee as a chairman in transportation and as a member in accommodation committee 41 st National Conference of The Indian Association of Clinical Psychologists organized by Raksha Shakti University and PDPU at Gandhinagar on Feb 6 th -8 th 2015.
  10. Member as a screening committee for U.G.C. scheme “colleges with potential for excellence” (CPE) for 12 th plan period appointed by vice chancellor at Hemchandracharya North Gujarat University Patan, Gujarat on Feb. 5 th 2015.

(A-I) International Level:

  1. Attended International seminar on “Gujarati Diaspora on Global Platform: perception, Contribution and Experience.” organized by Department of Sociology Sardar Patel University, V.V. Nagar on January 9th 2010 at V.V. Nagar Anand (Gujarat)
  2. (A-II) National Level:

  3. Attended a National Seminar on “Behavioural challenges in elderly people.” Organized by Dept. of Psychology U.G.C. Center for women’s studies & Indian Academy of well- being on January, 11th-12th, 2008 at Udaipur (Rajasthan)
  4. Attended National Seminar on “Applications of Psychology to life and work.” Organized by Jai Narayan Vyas Uni. (Jodhpur-Raj) on March 15th-16th 2008. Presented a paper entitled “Caste and marital Status in Life Satisfaction of working women” at Jodhpur (Rajasthan).
  5. Attended National Seminar on “Psychology of Suicide” organized by Dept. of Psychology, Saurashtra Uni. Rajkot, presented a paper entitled “Frustration Aggression In, Socially Disadvantage Adolescents.” Given a service as recorder on March, 29th – 30th 2008.
  6. Attended U.G.C. sponsored two days National seminar on 21st Century and political, Economic, Sociological and psychological Challenges.” Organized by C.B. Patel Arts College, Nadiad. Presented a paper entitled “Some Pointers in team work mentally handicapped child”.
  7. Attended U.G.C. sponsored National Seminar on “Ethics and Human Rights”. Organized by H. A. College of Commerce, Ahmedabad. Presented a paper “Balakna Sarvangi Vikas Mate Vargkhand ma mulya Shikshan Aapvano Abhigam” on September 20th – 21st 2008.
  8. Attended a national seminar on “Social Transformation Through Diaspora” U.G.C. Sponsored organized by Dept. of Sociology, Sardar Patel Uni. V.V. Nagar on March 29th 2009.(Gujarat)
  9. Attended National Seminar on “Stress Management” with 10 students of my college. Presented a paper entitled “Coping and stress management and co-chaired a session organized by Vanraj Arts & Com College Dharampur on January 15th – 16th 2011. (Gujarat)
  10. Attended National Seminar on “Parenting Adolescence and Academic Achievements” Organized by Dept. of Psychology Smt. M. M. Shah Mahila Arts College KADI Sponsored by U.G.C. Chaired a scientific session on March 2nd – 3rd 2011. (Gujarat)
  11. Participated National Seminar on “Research Methodology in Social Science”. Organized by Charutar Vidya Mandal’s, Sponsored by U.G.C. at Sardar Patel Uni. V.V. Nagar on July 1st – 2nd 2011. (Gujarat)
  12. Attended National Seminar on “Communication of Research in Psychology”. Organized by Dept. of Psychology, Sardar Patel Uni. V.V. Nagar sponsored by ICSSR on June 11th – 12th 2013. (Gujarat)
  13. Attended National Seminar on “Guru Tradition, Cultural Creativity & Social Change”. Organized by Dept. of Philosophy, Gujarat Uni. Ahmedabad supported by ICPR (HRDM) on July 8 th -9 th 2014.

(A-III) State Level:

  1. Attended state level seminar on “Para Psychology and Hypnotism”. Organized by Sadguan Arts Girls College Ahmedabad, on Oct. 1st 2010. (Gujarat)
  2. Attended One day seminar on “Issues of Students related to mental Health.” Organized by Sheth C.N. Vidyalaya, Ahmedabad, on Nov. 25th 2011. (Gujarat)

(B-I) International Levels:

  1. Attended 13th International & 44th National Conferences of Indian Academy of Applied Psychology. Presented a paper entitled “Effect of home environment upon emotional maturity among under Graduate Students of different family structure on January30th -1st Feb. 2009.at AURANGABAD (Maharashtra)
  2. Attended 16th International & 47th National Conferences of Indian Academy of Applied Psychology (IAAP) on “Applied psychology in Transforming Education and management science In the Context of Globalization.” Presented a paper entitled “Effect of Religion and mental status on Life Satisfaction of Professional women in corporate Sector” On June 15th – 17th 2012 at ARAKKUNNAM (KERALA).
  3. Attended 17th International & 48th National Conference of IAAP on “Application of Psychological Training to face the Challenges of Changing world”. Presented a paper entitled “Psycho-social problems of the people during Natural Calamities Affected with Special Reference to Children” on May 22nd – 24th 2013 at DHARWAD (KARNATAKA).
  4. Attended International Conference of PRAGNANAM on “Liberating learning”. Presented a paper entitled “Comparative Study of Effectiveness of Rational Emotive Therapy on Girls Shyness: Influence of caste” on June 7th – 9th 2013 at Ahmedabad (Gujarat).
  5. Organized and Attended 18th International & 49th National Conference of IAAP on “Psychology of Holistic Living in Global world. Organized by Smt. L & C Mehta Arts College (Gujarat Law Society) Ahmedabad on March 1st – 3rd 2014. (Gujarat)
  6. Attended Annual INSPA International conference 2014 on School psychology. Presented a paper entitled “Impact of globalization on primary education and Quality enhancement mechanism"
  7. Attended 50 th National and International of the IAAP on “Applied Psychology and Spirituality-Contribution to Health, Happiness, Professions and Leadership”. Organized by Dept. of Psychology Sri Padmavathi Women’s Degree and PG College Tirupati Chaired a Scientific Session on January 23st -25rd 2015. (Andhra Pradesh)

(B-II)National Levels:

  1. Attended National Conference of Community Psychology Association of India. Organized by Dept. of Psychology Jai Narayan Vyas Uni. Jodhpur Presented a paper entitled “Eating Better and Sleeping well” on Dec.21st – 22nd 2008. (Rajasthan)
  2. Attended National Conference on Community and Psychological well-being. Organized by Saurashtra Psychology Association & Dept. of Psychology, Saurashtra Uni. Delivered a lecture entitled “Experimental Design” and Chaired a Scientific session on 21st – 22nd Feb 2009 at DWARKA (Gujarat)
  3. Attended National Conference sponsored by Indian Association of Human Behaviour. Organized by Dept. of Psychology. Sardar Patel Uni. V.V. Nagar (ANAND) presented a paper entitled “Health Problems among female smokers Vis-A-Vis their non-smoking counter parts” on March 8th – 9th 2009. (Gujarat)
  4. Attended UGC Sponsored National Conference on “Mental Health and Spirituality Improving Quality of Life”. Presented a paper entitled “Religion, Spirituality and well- being for Improving Quality of Life “Organized by Dept. of Psychology Sri Padmavathi Women’s Degree and PG College Tirupati on Oct. 21st – 22nd 2011 At TIRUPATI (Andhra Pradesh)
  5. Attending 1st National Conference of Inspa on “Social Psychology: Challenges and Opportunities Nov. 20th – 28th 2011. Charring a session at Jodhpur (Rajasthan)
  6. Attended 3rd National Conference of Inspa on School Psychology services to children with multiple disabilities Organized by INSPA And NIEPMD Presented a paper entitled “Impact of Globalization on Primary Education and Quality Enhancement Mechanism” and chaired a session on Nov 22nd – 24th 2013. At NIEPMD Chennai.
  7. Attending National Conference sponsored by ICSSR on “Adjustment As an improvement of Quality of life” organized by Dept. of Psychology and Sociology Smt. A.S. Chaudhary Mahila Arts and Home Science college, Mahesana on Mar. 22 nd to 23 rd 2014 Gujarat.
  8. Attending 41 st National Conference of The Indian Association of Clinical Psychologists organized by Raksha Shakti University and PDPU at Gandhinagar on Feb 6 th -8 th 2015.