Two Day Workshop on Healthcare Counselling

Chennai Counseling Services is organizing a Two Day Workshop on Healthcare Counselling for Beginner Counselors and Students to develop competencies to become confident healthcare counselors.

Date : 27th, 28th January (Sat and Sun) 2018

Time : 9 AM to 4 PM

Venue : Chennai Counseling Services, No. 65A, I Floor, Vanniar Street, Choolaimedu

Only 10 seats are available. Register on or before 24th January 2018. For any other details, call / whatsApp +91 9840924035

Seats will be allotted on First Come First Served basis. Certificate of Participation will be awarded to the participants.

Charges :

  • 3500/- For Professionals
  • 3000/- For Students  (Includes Lunch and Refreshments).

Facilitator :

Psy. R.M. Karthik Lakshmanan M.Sc. (Coun. Psy.), M.Phil. (Psy. Onc.), SET (Psy.),
Counselling Psychologist & Psycho-Oncologist – Specialist in Smoking Cessation
Assistant Professor of Counselling Psychology in Madras School of Social Work / Visiting Counsellor- IIT Madras

is a well qualified Counseling Psychologist and Psycho-oncologist with 7+ years of experience as a practitioner. He has done his M.Phil Psycho-oncology from Cancer Institute, Adyar specializing in Tobacco Control and Cessation. His Thesis was on Readiness to quit smoking. He also serves as a consultant Psychologist in Nandita Fertility Centre, Chetpet.

His self help book on Smoking Cessation “Pugai Pidippathai Vittu Viduvathu Saathiyame!” (Tamil) is published by Manimegalai Publishers. His book on Counselling “Ulaviyal Aaalosanai” (Tamil) is published at

He has written Text Books on Psychological Testing, Counselling Psychology and Biological Psychology for Tamil University, Tanjavur. He has appeared in many TV Channels such as Puthiya Thalaimurai, Sun News, Jaya TV, Thanthi TV as an expert in Counseling.

He also offers internships for Psychology and Social Work students. His services are quit smoking therapy, stress/depression/stress counseling and adolescent counseling. He offers Psychological Training Programs on Healthy Life Style, Stress Management, Parenting, Career Guidance and Study Skills.

Highlights of the Workshop :

      • Counselling & Psycho-Education for People with Cancer, Involuntary Childlessness (Infertility), Diabetes, Obesity and Heart Diseases
      • Tobacco Cessation Counselling
      • Alcohol De-addiction Counselling
      • Counselling Caregivers
      • Brief Counselling Models to be used in Healthcare Settings
      • Documentation and Reporting