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Dr. Mala Murlidhar

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13 yrs of experience

English, Kannada, Hindi

PH.D. (Clinical Psychology), MS (Clinical Psychology), BA (Psychology)

Consultant Clinical Psychologist

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Dr Mala Murlidhar is Consultant Clinical Psychologist in Bangalore. She holds a Ph.D. from Jain University, Bangalore in the specialization Psychology (Child Problem Behaviours). She has counselled nearly more than 500 clients with various emotional issues and disorders with an eclectic approach and provides evidence-based treatment. Dr Mala Murlidhar has specialized skills in dealing with Depression, Anxiety, Marital Conflicts, Interpersonal and personality issues and also for neurotic disorders like Acute Anxiety, Depression, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Personality disorders, Psychosomatic disorders, Suicidal cases, Marital dysfunctions, Sexual dysfunctions.
Her achievement includes Two Journal publications in renowned Indian Journals on parenting and child behaviour, Working with Traffic police in Bangalore to increase their awareness on stress, through stress management talks and many more. She was also a part of the awareness campaign of the Life Coach concept at Syngene BBRC, a Biocon company to help employees in stress and other psychological symptoms and provide them with a platform to work on themselves to gain better control of their lives and help them gain work-Life balance.

Areas of Expertise

  • Psychological Assessment and Evaluation
  • Expertise in therapies: CBT, REBT, DBT, MBCT, SFT for neurotic and psychotic disorders
  • Positive parenting, Child sexual abuse awareness
  • Therapies for depression, OCD, Anxiety, Sexual dysfunctions, stress disorders, Psycho somatic dysfunctions, Bipolar disorders, Personality disorders.
  • Adolescent counselling
  • Behavioral therapy for Childhood behavioural problems
  • Marital and Relationship problems
  • Workshop for corporate employees on the importance of mental health in the present scenario.

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