Dr. Owais Akram Farooqui – Consultant Clinical Psychologist
Dr. Farooqui has over seventeen years experience in Clinical Psychology, Research & Teaching.
He holds a Ph.D. in Clinical psychology Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) Central University, MPhil from Institute of Human Behaviour & Allied Sciences (IHBAS), PGDCP from Agra University & a Masters Degree from Aligarh Muslim University (AMU).
Dr. Farooqui has amassed a wide and rich experience of both academic and clinical aspects of Psychology. Currently, he is associated with NIEPID as an assistant professor and Senior Consultant in Psycare. In the past, he has worked with the Metro Groups of Hospitals, Dharamshila Cancer Hospital & Research Centre, IHBAS and Shanti Mukund Hospital (Shanti Home Advanced De-Addiction & Mental Health Clinic).
Being a keen academician, Dr. Farooqui is a guest lecturer in institutions such as Delhi University, JMI and Amity University.
He is a regular speaker in television and radio shows, besides having his views published in print media.
Dr. Farooqui practices the biopsychosocial model to treat clients and has expertise in the areas of :
- Teaching/Research in Mental health
- Child Mental Health
- Assessment and Psychotherapy.
- Evidence-based Community Mental Health.
- Neuropsychological assessment & intervention
- Marital Therapy & Psychosexual intervention