Dr Vandana Jain

Assistant Professor & Head
  • M Sc, MPhil, Ph D
  • Courses Taught : M Sc
  • Area of Expertise : Clinical and Counseling Psychology
  • Academic Experience - 13 Years

Contact Details

email : vandanajainm@sdmcujire.in

Research Details

  • M.Phil — In 2009 Personality Correlates of College Teachers. Guided by Balakrishna Acharya Y.T.
  • Ph.D — In 2017 Enhancing the level of Achievement Motivation, Academic Achievement, Well-being, Self-esteem  and Self-efficacy of Adolescent Dalit Girls. Guided by Manjula M.Y.
  • In 2015 UGC MRP completed. The title of the Minor research was “Achievement Motivation, Academic Achievement, Subjective Well-Being, Self-Esteem and Self-Efficacy of Dali Adolescent Students”

Publications

Paper published

  • Jain, V., and Manjula, M.Y. (2015). Subjective Well-being among Dalit Adolescent. Journal of Psychosocial Research 10(2), 189-197
  • Jain, V., and Manjula, M.Y. (2016). Impact of Intervention Programme on Achievement Motivation and Academic Achievement of Dalit adolescent girls. Shodha 5(2), 136-145
  • Jain, V., and Manjula, M.Y. (2016). Psychological well-being among Dalit Adolescent Girls. IER Journal of Health and Demography
  • Jain, V., and Manjula, M.Y. (2017). Effect of intervention programme on academic achievement and self-efficacy of adolescent Dalit girls. Art & Education International Research Journal 4(1), 1-3
  • Jain, V., and Manjula, M.Y. (2018). “Impact intervention programme on self-esteem and subjective well-being of Dalit Adolescent Girls”. Psychology: Existing Trends and Emerging Field, India: New United Publishers.(ISBN: 978-93-81195-96-3)
  • Jain, V., and Prapai. A. (2018). “Self-esteem and self-efficacy among orphan adolescents and adolescents living with their parents”. Contemporary Research in India, 8(1), 103-107. (ISBN 2231-2131). (UGC Approved Journal (Sr. No. 3430 Journal No. 62441) / NAAS Score 2018: 3.23, GIFactor: 0.9)
  • Ramesh, A., and Jain, V (2018). “Self Esteem among Pre University Students”. International Journal of Indian Psychology, 6(4)
  • Kulkarni, S., and Jain, V. (2019). “The Impact of intervention programme on Self-Esteem and Achievement Motivation Among Adolescent Girls”. Asian Journal of Multidimensional Research, 8(Spl.Iss 2), 181-188. Impact Factor: SJIF 2018- 6.053 ISSN (online) 2278-4853
  • Vandana Jain., and Manjula, M.Y. (2015). Subjective Well-being among Dalit Adolescent. Journal of Psychosocial Research 10(2), 189-197.
  • Vandana Jain., and Manjula, M.Y. (2016). Impact of Intervention Programme on Achievement Motivation and Academic Achievement of Dalit adolescent girls. Shodha 5(2), 136-145.
  • Vandana Jain., and Manjula, M.Y. (2016). Psychological well-being among Dalit Adolescent Girls. IER Journal of Health and Demography
  • Vandana Jain., and Manjula, M.Y. (2017). Effect of intervention programme on academic achievement and self-efficacy of adolescent Dalit girls. Art & Education International Research Journal 4(1), 1-3.
  • Vandana Jain., and Manjula, M.Y. (2018). “Impact intervention programme on self-esteem and subjective well-being of Dalit Adolescent Girls”. Psychology: Existing Trends and Emerging Field, India: New United Publishers.(ISBN: 978-93-81195-96-3)
  • Vandana Jain., and  Prapai. A. (2018). “Self-esteem and self-efficacy among orphan adolescents and adolescents living with their parents”. Contemporary Research in India, 8(1), 103-107. (ISBN 2231-2131).  (UGC Approved Journal (Sr. No. 3430 Journal No. 62441) / NAAS Score 2018: 3.23, GIFactor: 0.9)
  • Vandana Jain., and Ramesh, A (2018). “Self Esteem among Pre University Students”. International Journal of Indian Psychology, 6(4).  
  • Kulkarni, S., and Vandana Jain. (2019). “The Impact of intervention programme on Self-Esteem and Achievement Motivation Among Adolescent Girls”. Asian Journal of Multidimensional Research, 8(Spl.Iss 2), 181-188. Impact Factor: SJIF 2018- 6.053 ISSN (online) 2278-4853
  • Antony, J.A., and Vandana Jain., (2019). “Goal Setting Among Indigent Adolescents”. International Journal of  Research and Analytical Reviews (IJRAR), 6(2), 111-117. E-ISSN 2348-1269, P-ISSN 2349-5138.  UGC Approved _Impact Factor:5.75
  • Available at: http://www.ijrar.org/viewfull.php?&p_id=IJRAR19K6994  http://www.ijrar.org/IJRAR19K6994.pdf
  • Mathew, A., and Vandana Jain. (2020). “Death Anxiety among civilian Kidney donors”. International Journal of Indian Psychology, 8(3), 58- 63. DIP:18.01.008/20200803, DOI: 25215/08030.008. ISSN 2348-5396 (online) ISSN:2349-3426 (Print)
  • Ashwinin Shetty., and Vandana Jain. (2020). “Perceived social support among alcoholics under first treatment and alcoholics under relapse”. International Journal of Indian Psychology, 8(3), 658- 669. DIP:18.01.008/20200803, DOI: 25215/08030.008. ISSN 2348-5396 (online) ISSN:2349-3426 (Print)
  • Dr. Vandana Jain, Anmol Joy Antony. (2020). Goal Setting and Fear of Failure among Indigent Adolescents. PalArch’s Journal of Archaeology of Egypt / Egyptology17(9), 6069 – 6080. Scopus Indexed Q3 Journal. Retrieved from https://archives.palarch.nl/index.php/jae/article/view/5169

Paper presented

  • Jain, V., and Manjula, M.Y. (2016). Presented a paper on “Empowerment Model For Dalit Girls” at National Conference on Psychology: Existing Trands and Emerging Fields by Dept. of Pg Studies and Research in Psychology, SDM College, (Autonomous), Ujire
  • Jain, V., and Manjula, M.Y. (2013). Presented a Paper on “Subjective well-being of Dalit Adolescents” at National Conference on Psychology for Enhancing Happiness, Harmony and Peace by St. Agnes College (Autonomous), Mangalore
  • Jain, V., and Manjula, M.Y. (2013). Presented a Paper on “Achievement Motivation and Self-efficacy of Dalit Adolescent Girls” at 48th National and 17th International Conference of IAAP on Application of Psychology Training to Face the Challenges of Changing World, by Karnataka University, Dharwad
  • Jain, V., and Manjula, M.Y. (2013). Presented a Paper on “Psychological well-being of Dalit Adolescents” at National Conference on Social Sciences: Challenges and Perspectives in the 21th century” at Alva’s College, Moodbidri
  • Jain, V. (2017). Presented a paper on “Effect of intervention programme on academic achievement and self-efficacy of adolescent Dalit girls” at International conference on advances in English studies, education & Women Empowerment organized by Carmel College for women, Nuvem, Goa and International Multidisciplinary Research Foundation
  • Jain, V. (2017). Presented a paper on “Impact intervention programme on self-esteem and subjective well-being of Dalit Adolescent Girls” at 18th National Conference of Catholic psychologists of India on Positive Psychology – A Pathway to Well-being held at Mangalore
  • Jain, V. (2018). Presented a paper on “Celebration of Soul: Perspective in Indian Festivals” at International Conference Diversity Management: Views From India and Europe at SDM PG Centre, Ujire
  • Jain, V. (2019). Presented a paper on “Impact of intervention programme on Aspiration of Adolescent Dalit Girls” at National Seminar on impact and consequences of gender stereotypes on careers of women Conducted by St. Agnes College, Mangalore, PG Dept. of Psychology and clinical psychology, sponsored by the national Commission for women on 21 and 22 March 2019
  • Jain, V. (2019). Presented a paper on “Happiness among Nurses working in Private and Government Hospitals” at National Seminar on impact and consequences of gender stereotypes on careers of women Conducted by St. Agnes College, Mangalore, PG Dept. of Psychology and clinical psychology, sponsored by the national Commission for women on 21 and 22 March 2019
  • Jain, V. (2019). Presented a paper on “Self-esteem and Achievement Motivation among the children of Alcoholics and non-alcoholics” at National Seminar on impact and consequences of gender stereotypes on careers of women Conducted by St. Agnes College, Mangalore, PG Dept. of Psychology and clinical psychology, sponsored by the national Commission for women on 21 and 22 March 2019
  • Jain, V. (2019). Co-author for the apaper presentation on “Life satisfaction among adolescents” in the two days national level conference on “Sambandha, Sampreethi, Sangharsha: Dynamics of human relationship” held on 25 and 26 February, 2019 at SDM College, Dept. of PG Studies and Research in Psychology
  • Jain, V. (2019). Co-author for the apaper presentation on “Life satisfaction among adolescents” in the two days national level conference on “Sambandha, Sampreethi, Sangharsha: Dynamics of human relationship” held on 25 and 26 February, 2019 at SDM College, Dept. of PG Studies and Research in Psychology
  • Jain, V. (2019). Co-author for the apaper presentation on “Psychological well-being among transgender, biological males and biological females” in the two days national level conference on “Sambandha, Sampreethi, Sangharsha: Dynamics of human relationship” held on 25 and 26 February, 2019 at SDM College, Dept. of PG Studies and Research in Psychology
  • Jain, V. (2019). Co-author for the a paper presentation on “Parental Stress and Reslience among parents of children with autism” in the two days national level conference on “Sambandha, Sampreethi, Sangharsha: Dynamics of human relationship” held on 25 and 26 February, 2019 at SDM College, Dept. of PG Studies and Research in Psychology
  • Jain, V. (2019). Presented a paper on “Counselling intervention for rural women with Special SKDRD” at Notional Seminar on Response of the Humanities to the present context organized by Kateel Ashok Pai Memorial Institute and MCC, Shivamogga, Karnataka
  • Jain, V. (2020). Symposium Presentation on “Impact of Wellbeing on teenagers of India” at 55th national & 24th international Conference of Indian academy of Applied psychology (IAAP) on “ Psychology for Global Happiness” organized by Dept. of Psychology, Manonmaniam Sundaranar University Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu on 23rd to 25th Januvery 2020
  • Vandana Jain., and Manjula, M.Y. (2016). Presented a paper on “Empowerment Model For Dalit Girls” at National Conference on Psychology: Existing Trands and Emerging Fields by Dept. of PG Studies and Research in Psychology, SDM College, (Autonomous), Ujire.
  • Vandana Jain., and Manjula, M.Y. (2013). Presented a Paper on “Subjective well-being of Dalit Adolescents” at  National Conference on Psychology for Enhancing Happiness, Harmony and Peace by St. Agnes College (Autonomous), Mangalore.
  • Vandana Jain., and Manjula, M.Y. (2013). Presented a Paper on “Achievement Motivation and Self-efficacy of Dalit Adolescent Girls” at  48th National and 17th International Conference of IAAP on Application of Psychology Training to Face the Challenges of Changing World, by Karnataka University, Dharwad.
  • Vandana Jain., and Manjula, M.Y. (2013). Presented a Paper on “Psychological well-being of Dalit Adolescents” at National Conference on Social Sciences: Challenges and Perspectives in the 21th century” at Alva’s College, Moodbidri.
  • Vandana Jain. (2017). Presented a paper on “Effect of intervention programme on academic achievement and self-efficacy of adolescent Dalit girls” at International conference on advances in English studies, education & Women Empowerment organized by Carmel College for women, Nuvem, Goa and International Multidisciplinary Research Foundation.
  • Vandana Jain. (2017). Presented a paper on “Impact intervention programme on self-esteem and subjective well-being of Dalit Adolescent Girls” at 18th National Conference of Catholic psychologists of India on Positive Psychology – A Pathway to Well-being held at Mangalore.
  • Vandana Jain. (2018). Presented a paper on Celebration of Soul: Perspective in Indian Festivals” at International Conference Diversity Management: Views from India and Europe at SDM PG Centre, Ujire.
  • Vandana Jain. (2019). Presented a paper on “Impact of intervention programme on Aspiration of Adolescent Dalit Girls at National Seminar on impact and consequences of gender stereotypes on careers of women Conducted by St. Agnes College, Mangalore, PG Dept. of Psychology and clinical psychology, sponsored by the national Commission for women on 21 and 22 March 2019.
  • Vandana Jain. (2019). Presented a paper on “Happiness among Nurses working in Private and Government Hospitals at National Seminar on impact and consequences of gender stereotypes on careers of women Conducted by St. Agnes College, Mangalore, PG Dept. of Psychology and clinical psychology, sponsored by the national Commission for women on 21 and 22 March 2019.
  • Vandana Jain. (2019). Presented a paper on “Self-esteem and Achievement Motivation among the children of Alcoholics and non-alcoholics at National Seminar on impact and consequences of gender stereotypes on careers of women Conducted by St. Agnes College, Mangalore, PG Dept. of Psychology and clinical psychology, sponsored by the national Commission for women on 21 and 22 March 2019.
  • Vandana Jain. (2019). Co-author for the apaper presentation on “Life satisfaction among adolescents” in the two days national level conference on “Sambandha, Sampreethi, Sangharsha: Dynamics of human relationship” held on 25 and 26 February, 2019 at SDM College, Dept. of  PG Studies and Research in Psychology
  • Vandana Jain. (2019). Co-author for the a paper presentation on “Life satisfaction among adolescents” in the two days national level conference on “Sambandha, Sampreethi, Sangharsha: Dynamics of human relationship” held on 25 and 26 February, 2019 at SDM College, Dept. of  PG Studies and Research in Psychology
  • Vandana Jain. (2019). Co-author for the apaper presentation on “Psychological well-being among transgender, biological males and biological females” in the two days national level conference on “Sambandha, Sampreethi, Sangharsha: Dynamics of human relationship” held on 25 and 26 February, 2019 at SDM College, Dept. of  PG Studies and Research in Psychology
  • Vandana Jain. (2019). Co-author for the a paper presentation on “Parental Stress and Reslience among parents of children with autism” in the two days national level conference on “Sambandha, Sampreethi, Sangharsha: Dynamics of human relationship” held on 25 and 26 February, 2019 at SDM College, Dept. of  PG Studies and Research in Psychology.
  • Vandana Jain. (2019). Presented a paper on “Counselling intervention for rural women with Special SKDRD” at Notional Seminar on Response of the Humanities to the present context organized by Kateel Ashok Pai Memorial Institute and MCC, Shivamogga, Karnataka.
  • Vandana Jain. (2020). Symposium Presentation on “Impact of Wellbeing on teenagers of India” at 55th national & 24th international Conference of Indian academy of Applied psychology (IAAP) on “Psychology for Global Happiness” organized by Dept. of Psychology, Manonmaniam Sundaranar University Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu on 23rd to 25th Januvery 2020.
  • Vandana Jain. & Shetty, S. A. (2020). Presented a paper on “Impact of Covid-19 on Wellbeing of Indian Women” at International Conference on Women Leadership, Psychology & Social Sciences 2020, organized by Red Talks International. HQ : Andhra Pradesh, India Chapters on 28th and 29th August 2020 in virtual level

Undertaken Funded Research

  • In 2015 UGC MRP completed. The title of the Minor research was “Achievement Motivation, Academic Achievement, Subjective Well-Being, Self-Esteem and Self-Efficacy of Dali Adolescent Students”

Conferences

Participation in seminars/workshops/conferences/conventions:

  • One day workshop on “Case conceptualization” conducted by Dept. of PG Studies and Research in Psychology, SDM College Ujire on 23rd January 2018
  • One day workshop on “Human Resources:Skills and Competencies” conducted by Dept. of PG Studies and Research in Psychology, SDM College Ujire on 22nd October 2018
  • One day workshop on “Case conceptualization” conducted by Dept. of PG Studies and Research in Psychology, SDM College Ujire on 23rd January 2018
  • One day workshop on “Case conceptualization” conducted by Dept. of PG Studies and Research in Psychology, SDM College Ujire on 23rd January 2018
  • One day workshop on “Psycho-Oncology” conducted by Dept. of Psychiatry, Yenepoya Medical College, Yenepoya (Deemed to be University), Deralakatte, Mangalore on 21st January 2019
  • One day workshop on “Research Proposal Writing” conducted by Dept. of PG Studies and Research in Psychology, SDM College Ujire on 30th March 2019
  • One day workshop on “Hypnotherapy/Hypnosis” conducted by Dept. of PG Studies and Research in Psychology, SDM College Ujire on 11th April 2018
  • Two day workshop on “Solution Focused Practice” Conducted at St. Agnes centre for PG Studies and Research, Mangalore, on 29th and 30th of August 2019
  • One day workshop on “Case conceptualization” conducted by Dept. of PG Studies and Research in Psychology, SDM College Ujire on 23rd January 2018
  • One day workshop on “Human Resources:Skills and Competencies” conducted by Dept. of PG Studies and Research in Psychology, SDM College Ujire on 22nd October 2018
  • One day workshop on “Case conceptualization” conducted by Dept. of PG Studies and Research in Psychology, SDM College Ujire on 23rd January 2018
  • One day workshop on “Case conceptualization” conducted by Dept. of PG Studies and Research in Psychology, SDM College Ujire on 23rd January 2018
  • One day workshop on “Psycho-Oncology” conducted by Dept. of Psychiatry, Yenepoya Medical College, Yenepoya (Deemed to be University), Deralakatte, Mangalore on 21st January 2019
  • One day workshop on “Research Proposal Writing” conducted by Dept. of PG Studies and Research in Psychology, SDM College Ujire on 30th March 2019
  • One day workshop on “Hypnotherapy/Hypnosis” conducted by Dept. of PG Studies and Research in Psychology, SDM College Ujire on 11th April 2018
  • Two day workshop on “Solution Focused Practice” Conducted at St. Agnes centre for PG Studies and Research, Mangalore, on 29th and 30th of August 2019

Achievements / Others

Award:

In 2020 Dr. Vandana Jain Assistant Professor & Head, Dept. of Psychology was awarded with ‘Indo Asian-Elizabeth Loftus Distinguished Psychologist Award’ in recognition of the Consistent superior performance in Psychology. Awarded on the Eve of World Science Day, November 10th 2020.
Achievement/Courses

  • In 2017 awarded with Ph.D (with coursework) in Psychology from Mangalore University under the guidance of Dr. M.Y Manjula Professor and Head Dept. Post Graduation studies and research in Psychology, SDM College (Autonomous), UJire. Title of the thesis “Enhancing the level of Achievement Motivation, Academic Achievement, Well-Being, Self-Esteem and Self-Efficacy of Adolescent Dalit Girls”
  • In 2017 Diploma in Prakruth (Distance) from University of Mysore
  • In 2009 M.Phil in Psychology (Distance) – S.V. University, Thirupathi, Andhra Pradesh
  • In 2017 Diploma in Prakruth (Distance) from University of Mysore.
  • Online Course Completed:Three months Course on “Promotion of health and wellness of senior citizens” Conducted by National Institute of Mental Health & Neurosciences (NIMHANS) in collaboration with Karnataka State Legal Services Authority (KSLSA) & Karnataka State Resource Centre for Senior Citizens From August – October 2019
  • Participated in A 10 Day National Level Multi-Disciplinary Online Faculty Development Programme on “Changing Aspirations in Dynamic Scenario-An Intellectual Deliberation” Organized by from Governemt First Grade College, Frazer Town, Bangalore From 08th to 18th June 2020.

Affiliations with Academic/Professional Organizations

  • S.D.M. College, Alumni Association (P.G. Department Psychology) : Life member
  • Indian Academy of Applied Psychology (IAAP) : Life member
  • Coordinator of Dept. of PG Studies and Research in Psychology at SDM College, (Autonomous) Ujire
  • From 2006 June to 2007 June (1year) worked as Student Welfare Officer at Alva’s College, Moodbidri
  • From 2007 August to 2017 May (10 years) worked as Assistant Professor Dept. of Psychology at SDM College (Autonomous), Ujire
  • From 2017 June to till date working as a Assistant Professor Dept. of PG studies and Research in Psychology at SDM College (Autonomous), Ujire
  • Served as a Chairperson of Women Development Cell of  SDM College (Autonomous), Ujire.
  • Serving as a Chairperson of Board of Examination at Post Graduation studies and research in Psychology, SDM College (Autonomous), Ujire, and Mangalore University M.Sc Psychology programme
  • Serving as a Chairperson of Board of Studies at Post Graduation studies and research in Psychology, SDM College (Autonomous), Ujire,
  • Serving as a Chairperson of Counselling Cell at Post Graduation Centre, SDM College (Autonomous), Ujire,
  • Serving as a member of Training and Placement cell at Post Graduation Centre, SDM College (Autonomous), Ujire,
  • Member of varies Universities and Colleges  Board of Examination in Psychology
  • Chaired session during National Conference on ‘Civic consciousnesses held on 19th and 20th September 2019, organized by the department of PG Studies in Social Work, SDM College, Ujire.
  • S.D.M. College, Alumni Association (P.G. Department Psychology) : Life member
  • Indian Academy of Applied Psychology (IAAP) : Life member
  • Coordinator of Dept. of PG Studies and Research in Psychology at SDM College, (Autonomous) Ujire
  • Member of Board of Advisory for SKDRDP Gelathi-Family counseling Center, Belthangady : from 2019-till date.

Conducted Workshops /Guest Lecture

  • Guest lecture on “Know Your Child” at various S.D.M. schools at Ujire and Belthangady
  • Guest lecture on “Parenting Style” at Govt. first grade college, Punjalkatte
  • Guest lecture on “Art of Parenting” at St. Antony first Grade College, Naravi
  • Training Programme on “ Communication and Counselling” at MLTC Ujire
  • Guest lecture on “Teacher as a mentor” at Staff association Programme at SDM College, Ujire
  • Guest lecture on Adolescent psycho-social issues” at various Pre-University and High schools of Belthangady tq
  • Guest lecture on “Mental Health of Women” at Ujire panchayath
  • Guest lecture on “Career Counselling” at PG Center of St. Philomina College, Puttur
  • Awareness programme conducted on “Menstruation and Hygiene” at Sacred Heart First grade College, Madanthiya
  • Half day workshop on “Research methodology” at PG Dept. of Psychology, Alva’s College, Moodbidri
  • Guest lecture on “Know Your Child” at various S.D.M. schools at Ujire and Belthangady
  • Guest lecture on “Parenting Style” at Govt. first grade college, Punjalkatte
  • Guest lecture on “Art of Parenting” at St. Antony first Grade College, Naravi
  • Training Programme on “ Communication and Counselling” at MLTC Ujire
  • Guest lecture on “Teacher as a mentor” at Staff association Programme at SDM College, Ujire
  • Guest lecture on Adolescent psycho-social issues” at various Pre-University and High schools of Belthangadytq
  • Guest lecture on “Mental Health of Women” at Ujirepanchayath
  • Guest lecture on “Career Counselling” at PG Center of St. Philomina College, Puttur
  • Awareness programme conducted on “Menstruation and Hygiene” at Sacred Heart First grade College, Madanthiyar
  • Half day workshop on “Research methodology” at PG Dept. of Psychology, Alva’s College, Moodbidri

Webinars Attended

  • One Day Virtual Workshop on “ Emotional Immunity” organized by EvolvED Foundations on 2 nd April 2020.
  • One Day National level Webinar on “Relevance of Gender in Migration: with reference to India” Organised by the Women’s Cell of Jain Deemed to University on July 4th , 2020.
  • One Day Webinar on “online Resources for Academic Research: a Primer” Organised by PG Dept. of Chemistry and IQAS of SDM College (Autonomous), Ujire on 28th October 2020.
  • One Day International level Webinar on “Impact of Social Media on Higher Education” Organized by Dept. of Psychology of K.L.E’s S. Nijalingappa College, Bangaluru , 7th November 2020.