Department of Applied Psychology

Introduction

Psychology is the study of human behavior and mental process. It has gained tremendous popularity all over the world. The need to research in many untouched areas is being felt in Pakistan too. Psychology has close links with many other fields of study and it can help the students of literature, linguistics and sociology in many ways. The Department of Applied Psychology at GCWUF is very well reputed and proudly asserts the experiences, expertise and dedication of its faculty members who always exert their sincere efforts to help the students form vision and temperaments for research in all the challenging avenues. The Department of Applied Psychology is devoted to educate the female populace while offering BS and M. Sc degree program. Both degree programs aims at enriching the knowledge in respective field and building professional skills of students besides striving for the establishment of an inclusive community where viewpoints, diverse knowledge, novel ideas, ingenuity, innovation, intellectual and emotional growth are highly valued. Additionally, students gain knowledge from various activities and events held at the department such as: workshop, seminars, mental health camps and so on. GCWUF attracts students from all over the country. This is an indicator of the trust their parents have in the university management. The university maintains a hostel within its premises to provide accommodation to graduates and post-graduate students. The demand for hostel admission is beyond the capacity of hostel premises, so hostel admission is granted after shortlisting the applicants. Brilliant students have good academic record and those living away from Faisalabad are preferred along with first come first serve basis. Hostel life can never be a substitute of family life; however, it has its own attractions and benefits. Students enjoy variety of cultures, customs and friends which one can???t have at home. Sharing, cooperation, tolerance, adjustment, control, discipline and other group behaviors are learned while residing in hostel. The hall council staff tries to assure shelter and security of hostel residents. Hostel of GCWUF has evolved with time. New building of Maryam Hall was completed in 2019 along with dining hall and food court. At present the girls hostel constitutes of the following four halls: Fatima Hall Amina Hall Ayesha Hall Maryam Hall During their stay in hostel, students are expected to have a good time, to advance their qualification and to follow all rules and regulations by all means.

Vision

To make prestigious and fully furnished hostel where students can spend their precious time in creative activities.The Department of Applied Psychology is an energetic place of learning psychological concepts, understanding realistic view of life and having self-awareness towards the maintenance of equilibrium in both work and life. This learning place enables to address the real world problems encountered by an individual and society with new insight through a profound study of psychological factors affecting the state of affairs.

Mission

Mission of the department of Applied Psychology is to provide the basic to advance level of knowledge in the respective field, to develop the quest for knowledge and discovery of facts. Rigorous and continuance struggle is going on for the application of professional knowledge and building skills sets to prepare the students as workforce to get along with competitive worldHall council is focusing on the security and welfare of hostel students and to provide a simple rather effective lifestyle.

Programs Offered

BS Applied Psychology [Four Years Degree Programme ]

  • Program Duration: 4 years
  • Eligibility Criteria: F.A/F.Sc/I.Com/I.CS/A-Level or equivalent with at least 45 % marks (2nd Division)
  • Seats Allocation :  Morning program seats are 60 and Evening program seats are 60
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M.Sc Applied Psychology [Two Years Degree Programme ]

  • Program Duration: 2 years
  • Eligibility Criteria: A candidate seeking admission to the degree of M.Sc. must have passed Bachelors degree or equivalent examination in second division with at least 45% marks (under annual system) at least 2.0 CGPA out of 4.0 (under semester system) from any HEC recognized institution, in a field of study relating to the respective subject she desires to take admission.
  • Seats Allocation:  Morning program seats 60 and Evening seats 60
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Perment Faculty
DR.RIFFAT SADIQ

Assistant Professor and Incharge, Applied Psychology

PGD Post Magistral Diploma Course in Clinical Psychology




NAZIA YAQOOB

Lecturer, Applied Psychology

Master/ MS (18 Years) Degree MS Clinical Psychology




SHUMAILA MEHNAZ

Lecturer, Applied Psychology

Bachelor (16 Years) Degree Applied psychology




RABIA SAJJAD

Lecturer, Applied Psychology

PGD post magistral diploma in clinical psychology




RABIA KALSOOM

Lecturer, Applied Psychology

Qulification Not Present




MINAHIL ATHAR

Lecturer, Applied Psychology

Qulification Not Present




SUNDAS JABEEN

Lecturer, Applied Psychology

Qulification Not Present




MARYAM RAFIQ

Lecturer, Applied Psychology

Qulification Not Present




ZEHRA KESHF

Lecturer, Applied Psychology

Master/ MS (18 Years) Degree MS Career Counseling and Education




HAFIZA SABA JAVAID

Lecturer, Applied Psychology

Master/ MS (18 Years) Degree clinical psychology




NAZIA NOREEN

Lecturer, Applied Psychology

Qulification Not Present




SADAF SALEEM

Lecturer, Applied Psychology

Qulification Not Present




HUMA JAVED

Lecturer, Applied Psychology

M-Phil (18 Years) Degree MPhil




AMMARAH SALEEM

Lecturer, Applied Psychology

Master 16 Years Degree Msc.




QURAT UL AIN

Lecturer, Applied Psychology

Bachelor (16 Years) Degree BS HONS




RAKHSHANDA SHAHNAZ

Professor, Applied Psychology

Master 16 Years Degree MSc Applied Psychology




SOBIA AKRAM

Assistant, Applied Psychology

Master/ MS (18 Years) Degree MBA. Executive (Human Resource Management)




SANA KHALID

Teaching Assistant, Applied Psychology

Master/ MS (18 Years) Degree MS Clinical Psychology




SIDRA NOREEN

Teaching Assistant, Applied Psychology

Bachelor (16 Years) Degree Ms.c




ANSA TALIB

Assistant Professor, Applied Psychology

Doctorate Degree PHd continued




SAIRA KHAN

Assistant Professor, Applied Psychology

Doctorate Degree PhD (continued)




Publications

1. Books

DR.RIFFAT SADIQ,Zeeist ,1,1,Faisalabad:Drug Free Nation Pakistan;15-AUG-19
DR.RIFFAT SADIQ,Helping Families of Drug Abuser,1,2,Faisalabad:Drug Free Nation Pakistan;02-OCT-19
DR.RIFFAT SADIQ,7 Strategies to Make Your Child Drug Free,1,1,Karachi:Drug Free Nation Pakistan;12-MAR-12
DR.RIFFAT SADIQ,7 Ways for Staying Away from Drugs,1,1,Karachi:Drug Free Nation Pakistan;23-AUG-12
DR.RIFFAT SADIQ,5 Tips to Prevent Drug Abuse in Students,1,1,Karachi:Drug Free Nation Pakistan;10-DEC-12
RAKHSHANDA SHAHNAZ,An Approach to Cognitive Psychology BS (4 years),1,1,Urdu Bazar, Lahore:Caravan Book House;01-SEP-18
2. Research Paper

DR.RIFFAT SADIQ.In: Forgiving in-laws: A comparison among working and non-working married women. ,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,2278-859X,India ;Asian Academic Research Associates,01-JAN-70. p.503-514
DR.RIFFAT SADIQ.In: Psychological Problems in Wives of Adults with Substance Abuse Problems,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,1019-438X,Block 20 Gulistan-e-Johar, Karachi, Karachi City, Sindh;Institute of Clinical Psychology,University of Karachi,01-JUL-11. p.69-80
DR.RIFFAT SADIQ.In: Forgiveness and its relationship with Well-being among Married Women in Joint Family. ,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,1019-438X ,Block 20 Gulistan-e-Johar, Karachi, Karachi City, Sindh;Institute of Clinical Psychology,University of Karachi,01-JAN-12. p.59-68
DR.RIFFAT SADIQ.In: Dual Responsibility: A Contributing Factor to Psychological Ill-being in Married Working Women,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,2223-9553,Bright Home, Eidgah Colony, Lodhran City;SAVAP international,01-MAR-14. p.300-308
DR.RIFFAT SADIQ.In: Affection Expression and Consensus in Marital Relation as Determinants of Life Satisfaction among Wives. ,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,1990-9233,Egypt;international digital organization for scientific information ,01-MAY-14. p.839-843
DR.RIFFAT SADIQ.In: Effects of conflicts with in Laws on Psychological well- being of married women. ,editor,(eds.)title series title and number, 2456-1878,India;Multidisciplinary Research Academy,24-JAN-15. p.40-51
DR.RIFFAT SADIQ.In: Does self-forgiveness predict behavior control among university students?,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,2249-2496 ,India;Multidisciplinary Research Academy,12-FEB-15. p.490-500
DR.RIFFAT SADIQ.In: Family functioning as determinant of self- regulation in adult offspring. ,editor,(eds.)title series title and number, 2249-5894,India;Multidisciplinary Research Academy,25-MAR-15. p.27-37
DR.RIFFAT SADIQ.In: Prevalence and Comparison of Psychological Problems among Hostilities and Day Scholars of University. Academic Research International,7(1): 231-240.,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,2223-9553,Bright Home, Eidgah Colony, Lodrhan city ;SAVAP international,01-JAN-16. p.231-240
DR.RIFFAT SADIQ.In: Relationship of diabetes related distress with psychological distress in Type 2 diabetic patients,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,1811-9387 ,Lady Reading Hospital, Peshawar;Posgraduate Medical Institute,03-NOV-17. p.405-409
DR.RIFFAT SADIQ.In: A Comparative Analysis of Forgiveness among Adolescents, Adults and Older People,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,2348-5396,88/Patel Street, Navamuvada;Psychological department, Sardar Patel University ,22-NOV-17. p.24-34
DR.RIFFAT SADIQ.In: Mothers-in-law Acceptance-Rejection as Predictor of Psychological Well-being in Daughters-in-law with Urdu Adaptation of In Law Acceptance-Rejection Questionnaire: Mother-in-Law (Short Form). ,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,2348-5396,88/Patel Street, Navamuvada, Lunawada, Gujarat, India, 389230;Psychology department, Sardar Patel University,25-JUN-18. p.57-66
DR.RIFFAT SADIQ.In: Infertility: A risk factor for Psychological Well-being in Women,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,0303-5212,PMA House G/220-B Liaquat Road, Rawalpindi;Pakistan Medical Association,01-DEC-18. p.725-728
DR.RIFFAT SADIQ.In: Faith in Allah and life satisfaction in students,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,2223-9553,Bright Home, Eidgah Colony, Lodhran City;SAVAP international,01-DEC-18. p.52-59
DR.RIFFAT SADIQ.In: Role of maternal anxiety in developing social interaction anxiety among off springs: A study of literate married housewives and their children. ,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,2224-8897,DHQ Hospital, Faisalabad;Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences,01-DEC-18. p.36-38
DR.RIFFAT SADIQ.In: Comparison of diabetes related distress and psychological well-being among patients with Type I and Type II diabetes mellitus. ,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,0030-9842,Shahrah-e-Jamhuriat, Sector G-5/2, Islamabad. (Pakistan);Pakistan Health Research Council ,27-DEC-18. p.149-153
DR.RIFFAT SADIQ.In: Caregiver stress and quality of life among female family members of drug abusers,editor,(eds.)title series title and number, 0303-5212,House G/220-B, Liaqat Road;Pakistan Medical Association,28-MAR-19. p.106-108
DR.RIFFAT SADIQ.In: ). Caregiver stress, perceived stigma and mental health in female family members of drug addicts: Correlational Study. ,editor,(eds.)title series title and number, 0030-9982,P.M.A House Agha Khan III Road, Karachi;Agha Khan University, Karachi,01-SEP-19. p.1303-1306
DR.RIFFAT SADIQ.In: Aggression and physical health in married women. ,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,1013-5472 (Print) ISSN: 1811-9387 (Online),Postgraduate Medical Institute Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan;Postgraduate Medical Institute, Peshawar,02-OCT-19. p.319-323
DR.RIFFAT SADIQ.In: Aggression among students with and without part-time job,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,2231-1432,Model Town, Delhi Road, Rohtak-124001;University, Rohtak Haryana India,11-JAN-20. p.49-54
DR.RIFFAT SADIQ.In: Relationship of Revenge Motivation with Aggression among University Students in Faisalabad-Pakistan,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,2693-2547 , 2693-2555,6110 Executive Blvd. Suite #450 Rockville, MD 20852 USA;University of New Hampshire, USA.,10-JUL-20. p.36-46
DR.RIFFAT SADIQ.In: Prevalence and predictors of anger and hostility in secondary school teachers of public and private sector. ,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,2224-8897,DHQ Hospital, Faisalabad;Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences,14-JUL-20. p.14-18
DR.RIFFAT SADIQ.In: Psychological predictors of life satisfaction among married women.,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,2348-5396,88/Patel Street, Navamuvada;Humanity Building, Sardar Patel University,08-SEP-20. p.713-721
DR.RIFFAT SADIQ.In: Comparison of aggression in married men and women,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,0030-9982-L,P.M.A House Agha Khan III Road, Karachi;Agha Khan University, Karachi,01-OCT-20. p.1723-1726
ZEHRA KESHF.In: SERVICES FOR STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES AT HIGHER EDUCATION OF PAKISTAN,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,ISSN 2501 - 1111,Open Access Publishing Group Moinest Street, Nr. 40 061231, Bucharest, Romania;Open Access Publishing Group,17-NOV-18. p.260-273
SAIRA KHAN.In: Study of Names as an Indicator of Outgroup Prejudice,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,ISSN 2047-1278,Nil;Nil,14-MAY-14. p.52-54
SAIRA KHAN.In: Stress in Parents of children with Physical Disability,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,Nil,Nil;Pakistan Medical & Dental Council & Higher Education Pakistan ,20-DEC-14. p.36-38
SAIRA KHAN.In: Stress in Parents of children with Physical Disability,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,Nil,Nil;Pakistan Medical & Dental Council & Higher Education Pakistan ,20-DEC-14. p.36-38
SAIRA KHAN.In: Attitude of Caregivers of schizophrenic patient ,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,p-ISSN 1819-270X, eISSN 2073-1183,Nil;Pakistan Physiological Society,23-SEP-19. p.57-59
RABIA SAJJAD.In: indications and rate of occurrence of caesarean section in Khalifa gul Nawaz teaching hospital bannu township bannu,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,2349-7750 ,delhi india;Indo American Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences,06-OCT-19. p.12783-12787
RABIA SAJJAD.In: Analysis of Pre term birth to document the Diurnal impact,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,2349-7750 ,delhi india;Indo American Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences,06-OCT-19. p.12788-12791
RABIA SAJJAD.In: Infertility: Impact of Psychological Distress on Life Satisfaction,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,2309-0081,irsseditor@academyirmbr.com;Academy of IRMBR,10-DEC-20. p.188-195
NAZIA YAQOOB.In: Gender Difference in Self Concept among Homeless Individuals of Pakistan,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,2348-6848,India;Edupedia Publications,23-SEP-14. p.286-293
NAZIA YAQOOB.In: Association between Personality Factors and Self-Concept among Homeless Individuals of Punjab,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,2348-6848,India;Edupedia Publications,25-FEB-15. p.400-408
NAZIA YAQOOB.In: Marital Satisfaction and Stress among Bipolar Patients,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,0975-833X,India;Crossref,24-APR-15. p.488-492
NAZIA YAQOOB.In: Gender Distinction In Alexithymia Among Graduation Students Of Pakistan,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,2056-5429,Progressive Academic Publishing, UK.;Progressive Academic Publishing, UK.,28-APR-15. p.14-18
NAZIA YAQOOB.In: Psychological distress and disease: Level of stress in victims of type 2 diabetes mellitus,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,1811-9387,Peshawar;PMI Peshawar,23-MAR-17. p.25-28
NAZIA YAQOOB.In: Compassion satisfaction, secondary traumatic stress and burnout among rescuers,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,1811-9387,Peshawar;PMI Peshawar,22-AUG-17. p.314-318
NAZIA YAQOOB.In: Positive attitude and stress among adults with coronary heart diseases in Faisalabad. ,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,2305-2643,Peshawar;khyber medical university press,12-SEP-18. p.146-149
NAZIA YAQOOB.In: Breast Cancer, Hypovitaminosis D And Sleep Disturbance Among Adult Women,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,1811-9387,Peshawar;PMI Peshawar,30-MAR-19. p.41-45
NAZIA YAQOOB.In: Motor and cognitive fatigue among patients with liver disease,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,0303-5212,Rawalpindi;Rawal Medical College,21-AUG-19. p.449-452
NAZIA YAQOOB.In: A study of demographic predictors of burnout among doctors working in tertiary healthcare units,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,2073-8285 e-ISSN: 2413-9289,Isra Medical University;Isra Medical University,29-DEC-19. p.331-333
NAZIA YAQOOB.In: Hope and general self-efficacy in adults with and without advanced illness: A comparative study. ,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,2394-2800,B-9, Local Shopping Complex, A-Block, Naraina Vihar, Ring Road New Delhi - 110028,India;Diva Enterprises Pvt Limited,02-APR-20. p.1-5
NAZIA YAQOOB.In: Sadness along with happiness: depression and satisfaction with life among postpartum women in Faisalabad,editor,(eds.)title series title and number, 2420-8124,Pavia, Italy;PAGEPress,29-DEC-20. p.167-171
3. Chapter Contributed

4. Seminar Information

DR.RIFFAT SADIQ.In: Psychological risk factors in drug abuse problems,GCWUF;1,18-APR-17 to 18-APR-17
ANSA TALIB.In: psychosocial issues of caregivers of Alzheimer,Nil;1,06-APR-18 to 06-APR-18
5. Conference Proceeding

DR.RIFFAT SADIQ.In: Role of Maternal Anxiety in Developing Social Interaction Anxiety in Adult Offsprings,editor/orgniation.(eds.)Role of Maternal Anxiety in Developing Social Interaction Anxiety in Adult Offsprings,C-II Block C 2 Phase 1 Johar Town, Lahore :, University of Management and Technology,Year of publication, p.1-1
SAIRA KHAN.In: Maternal stress and Behavioral/Emotional Problems in the children with dyslexia,editor/orgniation.(eds.)Maternal stress and Behavioral/Emotional Problems in the children with dyslexia,Nil:Nil,Year of publication, p.1-1
SAIRA KHAN.In: Self-concept, self-esteem and behavioral/Emotional Problems in the children with dyslexia,editor/orgniation.(eds.)Self-concept, self-esteem and behavioral/Emotional Problems in the children with dyslexia,Nil:Nil,Year of publication, p.1-1
SAIRA KHAN.In: Attitude of Caregivers of schizophrenic patient ,editor/orgniation.(eds.)Attitude of Caregivers of schizophrenic patient ,Nil:Nil,Year of publication, p.1-1
SAIRA KHAN.In: Sense of Humor and social Interaction as the predictor of social Competence among Adolescents ,editor/orgniation.(eds.)Sense of Humor and social Interaction as the predictor of social Competence among Adolescents ,Nil:Nil,Year of publication, p.61-61
ANSA TALIB.In: Effects of security issues on students,editor/orgniation.(eds.)Effects of security issues on students,Nil:Nil,Year of publication, p.18-18
ANSA TALIB.In: psychological wellbeing of caregivers having mentally ill parents,editor/orgniation.(eds.)psychological wellbeing of caregivers having mentally ill parents,Nil:Nil,Year of publication, p.15-15