Department of Clinical Psychology
|Degree Name||Group/Major Subject||Board/Institute||Country||Passing Year|
|Ph.D.||Development of a psychological management guideline for parents of children with autism spectrum disorder||University of Dhaka||Bangladesh||2023|
|M.Phil.||Clinical Psychology||University of Dhaka||Bangladesh||2006|
|Masters||Clinical Psychology||University of Dhaka||Bangladesh||2002|
|Bachelor||Psychology||University of Dhaka||Bangladesh||2000|
|Title||Organization||Location||From Date||To Date|
|Associate Professor||University of Dhaka||Department of Clinical Psychology||25, Feb 2014||Currently Working|
|Chairman||University of Dhaka||Department of Clinical Psychology||20, Oct 2012||20-11-2015|
|Assisstant Professor||University of Dhaka||Department of Clinical Psychology||09, Apr 2011||24-02-2014|
|Student Advisor||University of Dhaka||Department of Clinical Psychology||01, Oct 2009||30-09-2012|
|Lecturer||University of Dhaka||Department of Clinical Psychology||09, Nov 2008||08-04-2019|
|Field Research Officer||ICDDR,B||Dhaka, Bangladsh||01, Sep 2005||31-12-2007|
|Trainee Clinical Psychologist||University of Dhaka||Counselling and Guidance Centre, (TSC)||01, Jun 2002||31-12-2002|
|Subject||Description||Research Interest (Goal, Target Indicator)|
|Autism spectrum disorder|
|Adult mental health problems|
|Behavioural and emotional problems of children|
|Level of Study||Title||Supervisor||Co-Supervisor(s)||Name of Student(s)||Area of Research||Current Completion|
|Masters||Coping Strategies in Patients with Anxiety Disorders||S M Abul Kalam Azad||Sheuli Barua||2020|
|Masters||Cognitive Distortions Among People with Anger Problem||S M Abul Kalam Azad||Mobara Islam||2020|
|Masters||Assessing Areas of difficulties and Support Needs of Bangladeshi Parents of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder||S M Abul Kalam Azad||Irin Akkas Rupa||2019|
|Masters||Specific Executive Function Profiles in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder in Bangladesh||S M Abul Kalam Azad||Mousumi Akter||2019|
|Masters||Coping and quality of life in parents of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder||S M Abul Kalam Azad||Rima Shaha||2019|
|Masters||Adaptation of Quality of Life in Autism Questionnaire-Self Completed Version for use in Bangladesh||S M Abul Kalam Azad||Atta A Rabby||Autism, scale adaptation and quality of life||2018|
|Masters||Adaptation of Quality of Life in Autism Questionnaire-Parent Version for use in Bangladesh||S M Abul Kalam Azad||Nur E Nahid Shilvy||Autism and scale adaptation||2018|
|Masters||Coping Style and Tobacco Dependency among Diabetic Patients||S M Abul Kalam Azad||Shuvro Bishwas||Coping style, tobacco dependency and diabetes||2017|
|Masters||Effectiveness of Psychosocial Intervention among Diabetic Patients||S M Abul Kalam Azad||Aynun Nahar||Psychosocial interventions and diabetes||2017|
|Masters||Cognitive Distortions among Substance users||S M Abul Kalam Azad||Anika Tasnim||Substance use and cognitive distortions||2017|
|Masters||Anxiety and Depression in Caregivers of Autistic Children||S M Abul Kalam Azad||Mou Juliet Rebeiro||Anxiety, depression and caregivers of autistic children||2016|
|Masters||Psychological Impact of Psoriasis: An Explorative Study||S M Abul Kalam Azad||Hasna Akter Sumi||Psychological impact and Psoriasis||2016|
|Masters||Quality of Life and Perception of Distress among Caregivers of Patients with Psychotic Illnes||S M Abul Kalam Azad||Md. Saidul Islam||Quality of life and caregivers of psychotic patents||2016|
|Subject||Project Name||Source of Fund||From Date||To Date||Collaboration|
|Principal Investigator of the research project (2018-2019)||Specific Executive Function Profiles in Children with ASD||funded by the Neuroscience Research Center of Dhaka University (NRCDU), Dhaka, Bangladesh.||01-07-2018||30-06-2019|
|Supervisor of the research project (2016-17)||Violent behaviour among youths in Bangladesh||Funded by theCENTRE FOR ADVANCED STUDIES AND RESEARCH IN BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES, UNIVERSITY OF DHAKA.||01-07-2016||30-06-2017|
|Researcher of the project (2014)||Exploring Psycho-social Problems Among Adolescents in Bangladesh||Funded by the Biotechnology Research Centre, University of Dhaka||01-07-2014||30-06-2015|
|Principal Investigator of the research project Bangladesh (2014)||Psychosocial and nutritional impact on mothers and children of ACF MHCP Community-based Prevention Program in Cox’s Bazar||funding provided by United States Government||01-07-2014||30-06-2015||Organized by ACF International|
|Researcher of the research project (2013-14)||Exploring Post-traumatic Reactions of the Survivors of Building Collapse at Savar, Dhaka||Funded by theCENTRE FOR ADVANCED STUDIES AND RESEARCH IN BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES, UNIVERSITY OF DHAKA.||01-07-2013||30-06-2014|
|Supervisor of the research project (2011)||Psychological Interventions of Depressed Mothers Living in the Slum Areas of Dhaka City||financed by the Child Development Unit under the Clinical sciences Division of ICDDR,B||01-07-2011||30-06-2012|
|Co-researcher of the research project (2010)||Assessment of Psycho-social Impairments Among Children Using Bengali Version of the Beck Youth Inventories of Emotional and Social Impairment||funded by the CENTRE FOR ADVANCED STUDIES AND RESEARCH IN BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES, University of Dhaka.||01-07-2010||30-06-2011|
|No invited talk is found|
|SL||Collaboration & Membership Name||Type||Membership Year||Expire Year|
|1||Bangladesh Association for Child & Adolescent Mental Health (BACAMH)||Fellow Member||2009||2022|
|2||Bangladesh Psychological Association (BPA)||General Member||2010||2022|
|3||Bangladesh Clinical Psychology Society (BCPS)||General Member||2007||2022|
|4||American Psychological Association (APA)||International Affiliate Member||2021||2024|
S. M. Abul Kalam Azad, Nur. E. Nahid Shilvy and Ata. A. Rabby : Adaptation of the Quality of Life in Autism Scale for use in Bangladesh, Bioresearch Communications , vol.7 , no.1 , pp.963-969 , 2021 .
S M Abul Kalam Azad, Jobeda Khatun and Mohammad Mahmudur Rahman : Exploring Post-traumatic Reactions of Survivors of Rana Plaza Disaster, The Dhaka University Journal of Psychology , vol.39 , pp.51-58 , 2015 .
S M Abul Kalam Azad and Fayez Mahbub Chowdhury : Exploring Sources of Stress among Men having Sex with Men (MSM) in Bangladesh, Bangladesh Psychological Studies , vol.22 , pp.37-44 , 2012 .
S M Abul Kalam Azad, Nazma Khatun and Kamal Uddin Ahmed Chowdhury : Self-esteem of patients with psychological disorders, The Dhaka University Journal of Psychology , vol.64 , pp.63-67 , 2010 .
S M Abul Kalam Azad and Roquia Begum : Behavioural Problem, Academic Achievement and Self-concept in Boys and Girls of Primary School, Dhaka University Journal of Biological Sciences , vol.17 , no.2 , pp.119-126 , 2008 .
S M Abul Kalam Azad and Roquia Begum : Behavioural Problems in Primary School Children of Dhaka City, Bangladesh Psychological Studies , vol.16 , pp.67-78 , 2006 .
Mou Juliet Rebeiro, S M Abul Kalam Azad and Abu Yousuf Mahmud : Psychological service needs of parents in the management of ASD, Bioresearch Communications, , vol.Volume 05 , no.Issue 02 , July 2019 .
|National||PhD Fellowship||2017||Bangladesh||PhD Fellowship 2017 of University Grant Commission of Bangladesh|
|National||MPhil Research Scholarship||2003||Bangladesh||Department of Clinical Psychology, Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of Dhaka|
|National||Undergraduate Merit Stipend||1998||Bangladesh||Department of Psychology, Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of Dhaka|