Little Flower Institute of Social Sciences and Health (LISSAH) is an esteemed educational institution managed by the CST Fathers, established in 2003 and affiliated with the University of Calicut. The Department of Psychology at LISSAH was initiated in 2005, offering a B. Sc. Psychology course with 20 students and 3 teachers, with Dr. Reena George serving as the first Head of the Department.
Over the years, the department has grown significantly, introducing an M. Sc. Psychology course in 2011 with 6 students. Currently, the B. Sc. Psychology degree course is conducted in two batches, the first with 36 seats and the second with 24 seats. The department is now one of the largest in Kerala, boasting 9 dedicated teachers and external resource persons, including experienced professors, psychologists, clinical experts, therapists, HR experts, etc. The current head of the Psychology department is Ms. Jina Thomas.
LISSAH focuses on holistic student development, offering certificate courses and engaging in both curricular and co-curricular activities to enhance overall personality and skill development. The department is proud to have a well-equipped Psychology Laboratory and the largest library in the area, housing more than 10,000 books.
The institute has a track record of placing students in prestigious positions both abroad and within the country. Emphasizing values and practical knowledge, LISSAH operates a well-structured Counselling and Psychotherapy Centre, connecting budding psychologists with the general public under expert guidance. The LISSAH Counselling and Psychotherapy Centre are open to the public, providing valuable psychological counseling services.
For appointments, individuals can contact the clinic at +91 9188226490.