Dr. M. Thomas Kishore, Reader in Health Psychology at the Centre for Health Psychology, University of Hyderabad (UoH) has been nominated for the Indian Association of Clinical Psychologist (IACP) Award for the year 2014. Dr. Kishore has been selected for the IACP Child and Adolescent Mental Health Award (Formely Asha Nigam Award) which will be delivered during the 40th Annual National Conference of the IACP to be held at a later date.
Dr. Thomas worked as Assistant Professor in NIMH, Kolkata fopr more than 6 years before joining UoH in 2011. He has done his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the Central Institute of Psychiatry, Ranchi.
IACP formed in 1968 is a premier organization formed with the aims and objectives of advancing the concepts of mental health and the advancement of profession of Clinical Psychology.