Ms. B.G. Ransirini de Silva

Senior Lecturer II

Psychology and Counselling
Faculty of Health Sciences
Contact:

Select, Department of Psychology & Counselling, Faculty of Health Sciences, The Open University of Sri Lanka, Nawala, Nugegoda, Sri Lanka

Office: 112881000, Ext: 722

Email: bgsil@ou.ac.lk


Area of Specification:

Clinical Psychology

Research Intrests:

Anxiety Disorders; Social Anxiety Disorder, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Mental Health and Wellbeing of University Students, Cross cultural study of Psychology

Affiliations:

Licensed Clinical Psychologist (Reg No. 33) – Sri Lanka Medical Council (SLMC)

International Affiliate (Membership No. 13815874) – American Psychological Association (APA)

Contributions:

Resource person for Health Education Bureau, Colombo in delivering ‘Effective Counselling Skills’ program for Nursing professionals at National Hospital, Colombo (March 2017 to date)

Programmes Coordination:

Level 5; Course Chair

Course Coordination:

PLU5306; Clinical Psychology

Researches:

de Silva, B. R., Williams, S. S., & de Zoysa, P. (2016). Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for University Students with Social Phobia: A Method to Culturally Adapt Group Therapy. 129th Anniversary International Medical Congress(p. 171). Colombo: Sri Lanka Medical Association.

de Silva, B. R. (2015). Validation and Adaptation of the Obsessive Compulsive Inventory-Revised (OCI-R) among University Students in Sri Lanka. Annual Research Symposium, The Faculty of Graduate Studies.Colombo: University of Colombo.

de Silva, B. R., & Williams, S. S. (2015). Anxiety Disorders. The Sri Lanka Journal of Psychiatry, 6(1), 38-40.

de Silva, B. R. (2014). Validation and the Adaptation of the Obsessive Compulsive Inventory- Revised (OCI-R) among University Students in Sri Lanka. Annual Research Sessions of the Faculty of Graduate Studies.Colombo: University of Colombo.

 

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