Dr. B.D.A.D.N.Bulathwatta

Senior Consultant



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E-mail: bbula@ou.ac.lk asankabulathwatta@gmail.com

Areas of Specialization:

Industrial Organizational Psychology, Educational and Rehabilitation Psycholology, Social Psychology

Research interests:

Trauma Psychology, Cross cultural variation among risk and protective factors of trauma coping, Social Cognition




[1] Bulathwatta, A. (2017). Development of Psychology in Sri Lanka in comparison to Germany (Origin, Development, and Limitations). International Journal of Indian Psychology, (In press)

[2] Bulathwatta, A. D. N., Witruk, E., & Reschke, K. (2016). Effect of emotional intelligence and resilience on trauma coping among university students. Health Psychology Report, 5(1).

[3] Bulathwatta, A., & Witruk, E. (2016). Psychology of Disaster. International Journal of Psychology, 51, 949–964.

[4] Bulathwatta, A. (2013) Trauma and Coping among University students. Exploring Emotional Intelligence Application on Coping with Trauma. Arbeitstitel- Forum für Leipziger   Promovierende, 2(5), 29-35.Retrieved from://www.wissenswerk.de/index.pnp/arbeitstitel/article/viewFile/159/215.



[1] Bulathwatta, A. (2010). Jealousy (In a psychological point of view). In Perera & Hewage (Eds.), Sambhasha. (pp.645-651) Piriwen education branch- Ministry of Education, Sri Lanka.

[2] Bulathwatta, A. (2010).Why do we need Counselling?. In Perera & Hewage (Eds.),Sambhasha.(P.661-667) Piriwen education branch- Ministry of Education, Sri Lanka.

[3] Bulathwatta, A.(2009).Carl Jung's "Collective Unconscious" and "Mandala" Concept- Alternative Archaeology, Department of Archeology, Faculty of Arts, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka.



[1] Kenrick, D.T., Neuberg,S. L., & Cialdini, R.B, (2009). Social Psychology (Unravelling the Mystery) (Bulathwatta, A.,“Trans” ), Sanhida Publications, Sri Lanka.(Original work published in 1999).

[2] Bulathwatta, A., (2016). Trauma among University Students and how they cope it?, Shaker Publication, Germany.


Peer-Reviewed Book chapters

[1] Bulathwatta, A.(2016). Trauma among University students in Germany and Sri Lanka,     E.Witruk, Y.        Lee, S. Novita, & D. Utami (Eds), Studies in Educational and     Rehabilitative Psychology, Dyslexia and Traumatic Experiences (pp 95-100), Frankfurt am Main, Peter Lang.

[2] Bulathwatta, A. (2016). Focus on psychological developments in Education and     Health.Proceedings of the 1st Scientific Meeting in Psychology of the   University of Evora and the University of Leipzig, A.Candeias, E. Galindo, Reschke, K., & E. Witruk (Eds), (In Press)

[3] Bulathwatta, A. (2013).Psycho-Social problems of Street Children in Sri Lanka. In E.Witruk & A. Wilke (Eds), Historical and cross- cultural aspects of Psychology (pp.273-276) Frankfurt am Main, Peter Lang.

[4] Bulathwatta, A. (2010).Why do we need Counselling. In Perera & Hewage (Eds.), Sambhasha.(PP.661-667) Piriwen education branch- Ministry of Education, Sri Lanka.

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