The Practica Program is a practical skill-based initiative made for psychology students, enthusiasts, and therapists. It brings together theoretical knowledge and practical skills, giving trainees the full experience.Explore Upcoming Workshops
Having studied psychology through the Western lens, we noticed a concerningly wide gap between what was taught and what we saw in the field as practitioners. Years of collective experience and community wisdom have led us to slowly unravel the reality of the mental health field in India.Learn More
The Practica Program consists of five carefully curated courses, each focusing on distinct aspects of mental health and well-being. Each course has lessons that address a specific area of mental health. You can enroll for the whole program, a single course, or a single lesson. This program allows you to be flexible with your learning as professionals from different walks of life who have to implement mental health care in their work.
Grasp emergency care and make it accessible and effective.
Learn how to professionally respond to mental health emergencies.
Learn about risk factors and steps to prevent suicide and its after-effects.
Understand how rights and protective legislation work in mental health.
We are affiliated to ICPEM Indian Council for Professional Education Mission Regd. Under Niti Ayog Government of India.
Earn an ICPEM certificate upon successful completion of a course (1-3 months) and a Heart It Out certificate after learning one module (2-6 hours)
Each module is led by an expert who offers unique insights and perspectives to enhance your experience of the course.
Grow your network with exclusive access to a thriving community of psychologists, psychiatrists, students, alumni, and subject matter experts!
We encourage interpersonal learning and growth through peer-driven learning, which involves mutual assessment of work.
Hear from trainees that have participated in The Practica Progam and have gained invaluable experience.
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The first responder training program offered by the Psychology Practica Program changed the course of my medical career. I've never felt better prepared to face mental health problems as a doctor in my 32 years. My confidence in identifying and assisting patients in need was increased by the course's practical tools and insights. For healthcare professionals looking to advance their knowledge in the crucial topic of mental health, highly recommended.”
It was eye-opening to attend the Mental Health and Law workshop as part of The Psychology Practica Programme! The understanding of how the legal and mental health systems interact was priceless. The experts challenged our perspectives by sharing real-world examples. It improved my comprehension and stoked my enthusiasm for speaking out in favour of stronger mental health regulations. I'm grateful for this enlightening encounter.”
The encounter was very transformational! The course gave me priceless abilities that will help me respond to serious mental health problems with assurance and compassion. The instructors were excellent, offering thorough instruction and realistic circumstances. I feel more capable and equipped to help my customers when they are at their most vulnerable. I appreciate the Psychology Practica Programme for giving me this chance to change my life.
The Suicide Prevention Workshop I took as a part of The Psychology Practica Programme changed my life. With fresh perspectives and tactics, I feel more capable of assisting my clients. The focus of the training on empathy and active listening has significantly altered my therapeutic strategy. grateful to have acquired priceless skills to help individuals suffering from despair. I sincerely advise using this programme.