Mr. Sayan Bandyopadhyay

Assistant Professor (Clinical Psychology)
M.Phil. (RCI), M.Sc. in Psychology, B.Sc. in Psychology (Hons.)

Phone No. – 9531795322

Email – sayan.banerjee@rru.ac.in

Areas of Interest – Clinical, Behavioural Medicine, Hypnotherapy and Cyber Psychology

About Mr. Sayan Bandyopadhyay

I consider myself a student of life. I have a comprehensive understanding of psychological theories, assessment methods, and therapeutic interventions. I am proficient in conducting clinical interviews, administering psychometric assessments, and interpreting results to formulate accurate diagnostic impressions and treatment plans. I am skilled in delivering individual psychotherapy using various approaches, including Cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), EFT and mindfulness-based interventions. Interdisciplinary Collaborative work by nature, I have effectively worked with multidisciplinary teams comprising psychiatrists, social workers, educators, and medical professionals to ensure holistic care for clients.

I have strong written and verbal communication skills, evident in research papers, reports, and client progress notes. I am adept at explaining psychological concepts to both professional and non-professional audiences. I possess a deep empathy for individuals facing psychological challenges and a commitment to providing empathetic and non-judgmental support.

What sets my approach apart is the fusion of evidence-based practices from psychology and the empathy that underpins my interactions. This synergy allows me to create a safe and nurturing space where clients can explore their thoughts, emotions, and aspirations without judgment. I craft personalized strategies that resonate profoundly and inspire meaningful transformations.

Each client’s journey is unique, and I take pride in offering a holistic perspective that encompasses the mind, emotions, and behaviour. I firmly believe that our growth potential is limitless, and my purpose is to be your partner in realizing that potential.

Also, an expert in training psychology NET & GATE & MPhil Clinical Psychology aspirants. Empowering success through targeted guidance and comprehensive preparation.

  • M. Phil in Clinical Psychology, 2 years (2021-2023) full time, RCI recognized Programme from Institute of Psychiatry (IOP-COE), Kolkata with 62% marks.
  • M. Sc. in Psychology, 2 years (2018-2020) from Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Varanasi with 86.8% marks.
  • B. Sc. (Hons.) in Psychology, 2 years (2018-2020) from Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Varanasi with 80.50% marks.
  • Two-Year Diploma in Spanish (2016-2018) from Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Varanasi with 86.5% marks.
  • Certification in Integrated Care of Obesity (CICO) from Obesity & Metabolic Surgery Society of India (OSSI) & International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders (IFSO).
  • Certificate Course in Yogic Practices for Better Living, Centre for Yoga, Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Varanasi.
  • Certification in Basic and Advanced Safety and Cyber Psychology from Central India Institute of Psychological Sciences & The George Washington University of Peace, USA.
  • Graduate Course in Handwriting Analysis from Handwriting Analyst International.
  • Certificate course in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), CBT & REBT from SELF ALIGN, The Albert Ellis Institute, N.Y. Affiliated Centre, Mumbai.
  • Certification in Social Science Data Analysis P.N.G. Govt. PG College, Uttarakhand.
  • Certification in Play Therapy Training, Samikshani, Centre for Psychoanalytic Studies and Mental Therapy, Kolkata.
  • Certification in French from Internshala.
Expert Lectures
  • Delivered invited expert talk as a Resource Person on the topic “The Types of Parenting Styles in the Digital Age” as a part of the Cyber Parenting Workshop by NCERT.
Paper presentations
  • Presented research paper entitled “A study on emotional freedom technique as a psychotherapeutic process in management of pain, depression and anxiety in patients with end stage renal disease” at the 8th International Conference of Indian Academy of Health Psychology, Goa.
  • Qualified GATE in 2021 with AIR 20
  • Qualified UGC-NET in June 2019
  • Qualified TISS-NET in 2018
  • Qualified BHU-PET in 2018 with AIR 4
  • 1st Position in Skit at Annual Fest at Institute of Science, Banaras Hindu University (BHU).
  • 3rd Position Cricket U-16 in Regional Sports Meet, Kolkata.
  • 2nd Position Cricket U-16 Pool Matches in Regional Sports Meet, Kolkata
  • 6th National Biotechnology Olympiad (NBTO) School rank 1, State rank 5 & National rank 42
  • 1st Division in Fine Arts (painting) from Pracheen Kala Kendra, West Bengal
  • 3rd position in instrumental (Sitar) from School of Music, West Bengal
  • Worked as a Subject Matter Expert at Chegg India Pvt. Ltd for 1 year.
  • Member of fellowship/stipend guideline committee for Bachelor/Master/Diploma & M.Phil. Programs at SBSFI.
  • Registered Clinical Psychologist of Rehabilitation Council of India RCI (CRR-A92586)
  • Associate Member of American Psychological Association (C2304653450)