What is Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI) RCI and How to you get a License of Psychologist from RCI? If this is your question so today, you will get the answer to all your questions.
Becoming a psychologist is a very emerging career choice of many students or professionals, having a license of registered Psychologist sounds nice and it also allows for a wide range of career options. Psychologist gets the chance to work with people with mental issues, relationship issues, behavior issues, and many other issues in child and adolescent related to Behaviour and emotions.
Why we need an RCI License?
In order of the above question, it is mandatory to have an RCI License to run a mental health clinic in India, also only an RCI Licenced Psychologist have authority to issue certificates for mental illness or for claiming PH certificates. Also in the court of law, only an RCI Licenced Psychologist can be counted as an authority to speak on any subject or to declare people mentally fit or otherwise.
How to get the License?
There is no direct option to get this license from RCI, the candidate have to pursue any of the course approved by RCI in other to get this license, there is a different type of courses for the different post of field.
We mentioned the 4 courses below which is approved by the RCI in the Filed to Psychology. (Rehabilitation Psychology Courses are different from this course, we did not mention the Rehabilitation Psychology Course.)
After completion of the following courses, RCI allows License to the candidate in their desire filed.
ADVANCED DIPLOMA IN CHILD GUIDANCE AND COUNSELLING
PROFESSIONAL DIPLOMA IN CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY
M.PHIL IN CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY
PSY.D. IN CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY
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