Advanced Certificate in Child Psychology

Gain expertise in specialized topics such as behavioral disorders, learning disabilities, and effective therapeutic interventions, setting you apart in child psychology. Understand the intricacies of child psychology with our comprehensive program designed to equip you with advanced knowledge and skills.
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6 Months


Graduation & Above

Program Credits

20 Points

Batch Start Date

13-April, 2024

Key Program Features

Psychological theories covered: psychodynamic, cognitive-behavioral, humanistic, and systemic approaches.
Counseling techniques taught: active listening, empathy building, reflective questioning, etc.
Clinical assessment methods: intake interviews, mental status examinations, etc.
Emphasis on building a therapeutic alliance: trust, empathy, rapport, and boundaries.
Study of psychological disorders: mood disorders, anxiety disorders, etc.
Exploration of cultural diversity: cultural competence, sensitivity, awareness.

Key Program Differentiation Adhering To NEP 2020 Guidelines

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UGC Recognised Degree

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Learn & Earn Opportunity

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On The Job Training

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Blended Learning

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Placement Opportunity

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National Education Policy 2020

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ABC (Academic Bank Of Credit)

The Medhavi Edge

Entry and Multiple Exit

With 30% General Education, 70% Skill Training with Skilling
and Industry Partners

Work with Industry and Apprenticeship

Opportunity to Work with Industry during education

Industry as/in Campus

For understanding/practice of Industry from Day-1

Industry and Skill Certifications

Certification from Industry & Professional body

Training by Industry Experts

to enable an environment of Industry Grade

Competency Driven Curriculum

For professional competencies and outcomes

Learning the Professional way

Meta Learning, Problem solving, Life skills, Digital comfort and communication

Learning by doing

Practical & Practice to Do-Experience-Learn

Phygital Learning Ecosystem

For smart and life-long learning in 21st century

Continuous and Outcome – based Assessment

What is done/ learnt every day, is assessed in real time

Traditional Education Vs WISE

Traditional Education

Traditional Curriculum

Theory-Experiment based

Limited Industry Linkage

Industry linkage is limited to industry visit and internship

Work Experience (only) after Education

Due to limited access to practical skills, recognition to entry to
work only possible after education

Higher Education ONLY for Degree

Student randomly opts for degrees with hope to decide

Single Mode of Delivery

Offline/ Face-to-Face


Competency Benchmarked Curriculum

Theory-Application-Practice based

Industry as Partner

In curriculum designing, practical training & certification,
Industry is a partner.

Education with Work Experience

OIT/Apprenticeship exposes to active participation in
industry's processes

Higher Education for Degree AS WELL AS Employability

Along with theory, practical and OIT distribution at
industry support the curriculum requirement for degree

Flexible Mode of Delivery

Face-to-Face Online/ On-site

Program Framework

Gain expertise in specialized topics such as behavioral disorders, learning disabilities, and effective therapeutic interventions, setting you apart in child psychology. 

Understand the intricacies of child psychology with our comprehensive program designed to equip you with advanced knowledge and skills.

Foundation Core
A range of compulsory basics of multidisciplinary, professional, general nature customised to match the value and vision of MSU for a robust foundation.
  • Foundation in Digital Applications
  • Introduction to Learning and Applications for 21st Century
  • Science and World
  • Introduction to Contemporary Social Problems
  • English and Communication -Essential Skills
  • English and Communication – IELTS Practice
  • Quantitative Reasoning
  • Literature and Creativity
Skill Drill
A range of professional (skill) electives to opt and practice from diversified disciplines e.g.
  • Creative Writing Skills
  • Content Investigation Skills
  • Spreadsheet and Data Management Skills
  • Digital Application Skills
  • Brand Promotions and Marketing Skills
  • Preventive Healthcare Skills
  • Hospital Duty and Patient Care Skills
  • First Aid Service Skills
  • Customer Service Skills
  • Restaurant Operation Skills
  • Kitchen Operation Skills
  • Learning and Application Skills
  • English and Communication – Essential Skills
  • Tourism Services and Product (Tourism Service Skills)
An independently chosen field of study to learn and be proficient for an entry to the professional workforce.
A choice-based bucket to multiply the career opportunities and growth.
  • Data Analytics
  • Digital Media Communication
  • Organizational Leadership
  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Food and Nutrition
  • Project Management
Industry Practice
A continuous Industry engagement plan to support the learning across the programme.
  • Industry Experience An Industry-aligned weekly activities like Expert talk from different industries, Industrial site visit.
  • Industry Transition A dedicated engagement with the industry to participate and realise the industry process.
  • Industry Immersion A work-based engagement with the industry as a trainee/apprentice.
Capstone Project
To channelize the programme attributes and outcomes for problem solving and application.

Program Curriculum

60 Sessions 570 hours

Program Credits




Live Session Hours


Project Hours


OJT Hours



  • Employability Skills
  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Overview of Child Development
  • Developmental Approaches in Children
  • Psychology Lab - Attitude Towards Emotions
  • Project Work
  • OJT
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Earn Esteemed Credentials and Recognition

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MSU Advanced Certificate

Upon completing UGC-approved programs aligned with NEP 2020 at Counsel India & Medhavi Skills University, receive a prestigious certificate endorsed by the University of Sikkim, India—validating your expertise in your chosen field.

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Letter of Recommendation

 This globally recognized credential showcases your expertise and commitment in your field.

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Certificate of Specialization

Earn distinction with this Certificate of Specialization. Empower your career with expertise, a prized validation in your field.

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Program Completion Certificate

This credential signifies your successful completion of our esteemed program, validating your expertise and commitment to personal and professional growth.


Industry Leading Faculty & Mentors

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Sweta A. Gorania


Myself Sweta A Gorania I did my master s in computer engineering and was in teaching for ten years I Read More

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Tanya Chadha


As a qualified psychology counselor I bring a deep understanding of human behavior strong communication skills and a genuine passion Read More

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Simran Parekh


I am a dedicated and compassionate mental health therapist with over three years of experience in the field With a Read More

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Pragya Singh


I have just completed my MPhil in Clinical Psychology and have proven years of proven success in the field of Read More

Proficiency Pro: On The Job Training

  • Develop advanced skills in research, statistical analysis, and data interpretation related to organizational behavior. 

  • Understand how to align organizational strategies with human capital for improved performance. 

  • Learn strategies for building and maintaining a positive and productive organizational culture. 

  • Gain expertise in managing and facilitating organizational change. 

  • Contribute to creating and implementing HR policies that align with organizational goals. 

  • Increase your appeal to employers seeking professionals with expertise in understanding and managing human behavior in the workplace.

Mentorship: Guided by Experts

  • Counsel India has mentored over 250,000 students to achieve a remarkable 96% success rate – a testament to our commitment to your academic excellence and future success.  

  • Counsel India's mentors hold varied expertise in social sciences and management. Our mentors are adept at orchestrating engaging workshops and presenting insightful research papers at esteemed conferences, ensuring a rich and dynamic learning experience.  

  • Our exclusive personalized mentorship is tailored to meet your unique personality, attitude, and aptitude. Our approach integrates cutting-edge psychometric tools to ensure a transformative and customized experience, guiding you towards unparalleled success.  

  • Experience the lasting support that goes beyond the classroom. Counsel India offers lifetime mentorship to its students. Once an alumnus, always a member of Counsel India.

Get Your Dream Job: Career Support

  • A unique blend of business and psychology courses designed to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of human behavior in organizational settings.
  • Suitable credit framework and distribution of theory & practical supports the curriculum requirement for Degree, while practical & OJT at and by the industry partner assures employability.  
  • Learn and Earn model where the stipend received by the student from the industry/organization during on job training/apprenticeship becomes an additional incentive.  
  • Opportunities to engage in research projects and contribute to the advancement of knowledge in business psychology through partnerships with research institutions and industry organizations.
  • Student trainees get an opportunity for active participation in service or production related professional activities complying with the organizational culture.  
  •  Optional specialization tracks or concentrations in areas such as leadership development, consumer behavior, organizational psychology, or entrepreneurship, allowing students to tailor their education to their specific interests and career goals.

Who All Can Join This Program?


Business Professionals




Managers and Executives






Psychology Graduates


Career Changers


Government and Nonprofit Professionals


Those Interested in Organizational Improvement


Global Business Leaders

Invest in Your Future

*Learn With No Cost Easy EMI Plans. EMI Options starting at Rs. 14,000

Total Program Fee - INR 70,000 (Incl. Reg. Fee, Exam Fee, Course Fee)

One Time Payment Option

Payable Program Fee - INR 70,000 (Discount 10%) INR 63,500 (Incl. Reg. Fee, Exam Fee, Course Fee)

*Terms and conditions applied as per the financial partners.

Scholarship upto 35%

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Success Stories

The instructors were not just teachers; they were true mentors. Their deep passion for psychology was evident in every lecture, making complex theories and concepts accessible and engrossing, so I would highly recommend this course to everyone.
Anushka Ghosh


I recently had the privilege of enrolling in this psychology Course that left me utterly impressed and profoundly enriched. This course was nothing short of exceptional, and I would like to share my glowing review to encourage others to embark on this enlightening journey.
Muskan Maan


I am a mental health practitioner working as counselling psychologist this course was helpful to develop my knowledge in such a good direction and by this I am doing very well in my professional practice. The trainers at Counsel India are very knowledgeable, professional and helpful. They shape the course according to the trainee.
Shelly John

South Africa

It was super session to me & I learned many things regarding child psychology like developmental milestones, learning disability and preventions and more about it... Thanks to counsel India for conducting these type of work shops to acquire more knowledge ....once again Thanks ?


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Frequently Asked Questions

Our program emphasizes cultural competence and inclusivity, providing training to work effectively with children from diverse cultural, linguistic, and socioeconomic backgrounds. Students learn strategies to address systemic inequalities and promote equitable access to mental health services for all children.

Our program integrates cutting-edge research and evidence-based practices into the curriculum, ensuring that students are equipped with the most up-to-date knowledge and skills in child psychology. Faculty members are actively engaged in research and bring their expertise into the classroom to enrich students' learning experience.

Our program provides training in evidence-based assessment and intervention techniques to address a wide range of mental health issues affecting children, including anxiety, depression, trauma, behavioral disorders, and developmental disabilities. Students learn how to collaborate with families, educators, and other professionals to provide comprehensive support for children's mental well-being

Graduates of the Advanced Certification in Child Psychology program can pursue various career paths, including roles as child psychologists, school counselors, behavior analysts, child life specialists, and researchers in educational, clinical, healthcare, and social service settings.

Students can gain practical experience through supervised internships, clinical placements, and applied projects in settings such as schools, clinics, hospitals, and community organizations. They work directly with children and families, applying evidence-based interventions and assessment techniques under the guidance of experienced professionals.

Yes, our program follows a stackable system of education, allowing students to earn credits that may be transferable to other academic programs or institutions. This flexibility enables students to build upon their existing qualifications and pursue further education or specialization in Child Psychology.

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