Introduction

In consideration of its specified goal for educating expert and efficient manpower, Imam Javad Higher Education Institute established psychology major in September 2014 by obtaining the required licenses from the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology. This major started by admitting students at Bachelor’s degree level, and became popular among the university professors and researchers within the past years by organizing practical psychology courses and presenting practical academic procedures.
Having been awarded with the license of Master’s degree of General Psychology in 2017 by the ministry of science, department of psychology managed to recruit the first group of students of Master’s degree of psychology in February 2018 through the nationwide university acceptance examination. This discipline was highly welcomed by the students throughout the nation.

Majors

Psychology

Bachelor’s Degree


Psychology is an applied science to study the behavior and mental processes based on the scientific findings. Considering the natural demands of human beings, psychology has become popular among various disciplines and it is welcomed as one of the most popular disciplines of humanities.
This discipline started as of October 2014 by admitting students at Bachelor’s degree level, and became popular among the university professors and researchers within the past years by organizing practical psychology courses and presenting practical academic procedures.
It is necessary to inform the interested students that in consideration of the approvals made by the psychology taskforce, humanities development and promotion council, supreme council of higher education, specialized psychology committee, and higher education planning council, the discipline of psychology in the Bachelor’s degree program is merely presented as Psychology without former majors (General, Clinical, Industrial and Organizational, Counseling and Exceptional Children) and that the former majors will be presented with some of the newly established majors only at higher levels (Master’s degree and Ph.D. levels).
Duration of Bachelor’s degree is 4 years. Education system is a credit-based system and all theoretical and practical courses are presented within maximum 8 academic semesters.

Counseling

Bachelor’s Degree


The basic condition for living with comfort, joy and progress is to enjoy mental and social health and security. Counseling is an applied interdisciplinary knowledge and it has been launched at Bachelor’s degree level by using various sciences of humanities aiming at helping people to prevent behavioral complications and development of innate human talents. The goal of its establishment is to train specialists and experts who can undertake guidance and counseling at schools, education counseling centers, healthcare clinics, universities, etc. Graduates of counseling will provide the means of materialization of the goals for establishment of this field through identification of clients at various centers and provision of urgent assistances to solve their livelihood, educational, occupational, family, mental, emotional, communication and ethical problems and complications, and to make decisions on stimuli and causes of problems and provision of proper solutions.
Average duration of Bachelor’s degree program of counseling is 4 years.

General Psychology

Master’s Degree


Master’s Degree of General Psychology is one of the fundamental disciplines of psychology which provides the students with professional practice. Duration of Master’s degree program is 4 semesters (2 years).

Special privileges

  • Organizing scientific-educational seminars

  • Organizing monthly journal clubs

  • Organizing general and specialized workshops

  • Drawing up the structuralized instruction of professors in each academic semester

  • Promoting the qualitative level of teaching requesting the professing write the course plan

  • Equipping the psychology laboratory with the most specialized and comprehensive applications

  • Equipping the specialized section of the university central library and the specialized library of the department with psychological books to be used by professors only

  • Considering development of the practical aspects of students and training the students with sufficient practical skills to enter the labor market

  • Establishing Mehr counseling center affiliated to the University to enrich the academic and practical knowledge of the university student in psychology

Education for Life

Dean of Department

Department Expert

Mojgan Behrad

  • PHD Degree in Psychology from Semnan University

  • +۹۸ ۳۵۳ ۸۲۸ ۱۲۰۰-۳ (extension 276)

Samira Karami

  • PHD Degree of Educational Psychology

  • +۹۸ ۳۵۳ ۸۲۸ ۱۲۰۰-۳ (extension 274)

Faculty Members

Mojgan Behrad
Mojgan Behrad
PHD Degree in Psychology
Semnan University
Mehdi Tavallaei
Mehdi Tavallaei
PHD Degree in Family Counseling
UPM University
Somayeh Kahdouei
Somayeh Kahdouei
PHD Degree in Psychometry
Allameh Tabataba’i University

Professors

  • Hossein Abouzari

  • Nahid Ardian

  • Roya Ayatollahi

  • Alireza Baradaran

  • Laeila BaghaePour

  • Maryam Tavakoli

  • Mojtaba Jafari

  • Negar Hosseini

  • Nafiseh Hosseini

  • Elahe DaryaPour

  • Rayan Rajabi

  • Azadeh Rahavi

  • Fahimeh Samei

  • Mahdieh ShafiNaderi

  • Somayeh Alavi

  • Mahsa KazeraniNejad

  • Samira Karami

  • Razieh Makkiyan

  • Safiyeh Mansouri

  • Hossein Mahdian

  • Mohsen Mahdian

Achievements

Organizing the training course for teachers

2017 - 2020

Organizing the training course for teachers

At the request of Hazrat Javad Al Aemeh Education Complex and further to its specific needs for teachers, a contract was concluded for organizing a training course entitled Education Psychology and Management.
It should be noted that the license for organizing this open higher education course was obtained from the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology.

Attaining the 1st place in the National Competitions of Student Debate

2016

Attaining the 1st place in the National Competitions of Student Debate

With the support of cultural and counseling affairs and through guidance of Entrepreneurship Club and department of Psychology, the students Norouzi, Moshk Abadi, Soltani, and Dehghani participated in a critical debate in two consecutive semi-final and final stages and they succeeded to defeat Farhangian and Science and Art universities and to proceed to the nationwide stage.

Implementation of the project of reasons of divorce with the collaboration of Tahkim Center

2017

Implementation of the project of reasons of divorce with collaboration of Tahkim Center

Yazd Province Management and Planning Organization was the employer of the project. In that project executed by Imam Javad Higher Education Institute with the collaboration of some of the professors of the department managed by Dr. Tavallaei as project manager, this great research was accomplished throughout Tahkim Centers in Yazd Province.

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