Dr. T. Kavitha

Assistant Professor

Department : MSW Disability and empowerment
Phone No : +8072597941
Email : kavitha@mssw.in

Educational Qualification


Ph.D in Social Work at St. Joseph’s College, Tiruchirappalli.

Assistant Professor


Qualified for State Eligibility test (TNSET 2017)

Assistant Professor in social work

2010 – 2011


PRIST University, Tanjore.


M.S.W (Specialization: Medical and Psychiatric)

Fatima College, Madurai


M.A., Sociology

Madurai Kamarajar University Directorate of Distance Education, Madurai

Job Experiences

Sep 2009 – Dec 2010.

Working as Asst. Professor

Department of Social Work, Dr. G.R.Damodaran College of Science, Coimbatore

Jan 2011 to Sep 2012

Worked as a Project Assistant

Women’s Studies Centre, Thiagarajar College, Madurai

Jul 2014 to Oct 2017.

Worked as an Assistant professor

Department of Social Work, Mannar Thirumalai Naicker College

Jan 2018 to Dec 2021

Worked as a counsellor cum psychiatric social worker

Sruthi Multi Therapy Centre, a wing of S.S. Dhana Foundation, Madurai

Seminars, Conferences & Workshops

  • Participated in the “National Round Table Conference on “The struggles of the Excluded communities in the Neo Liberal Era, with special focus on Land issue”, Organised under the auspices of university Grant Commission on 22-23rd March 2010
  • Participated in the 3 day all Kerala Social Work Association workshop “Ignite,”, Organised under Department of Social work conducted, at Loyola college of Social Sciences, Trivandrum- 18-20th January2010
  • Participated in the 36th Kerala Sociological Society (KSS) Annual conference conducted from Nov 20-22, 2009 held at Loyola college of Social Sciences, Trivandrum.
  • Participated in the Programme “Mental Health in Primary Care: Enhancing Treatment and Promoting Mental health” conducted on 10th October 2009, by Kerala State Mental Health Authority in connection with observation of World Mental health Day -2009
  • Participated in the National Seminar on “Workforce Diversity” Organised by Department of Personal Management, Loyola College of Social Science, Trivandrum, Kerala on 19th and 20th February 2009, at Loyola Campus.
  • Participated in the Street Play Workshop organized by Loyola College as part of the skill development and social awareness-2009


  • Published a book on “Psychosocial development and welfare (Child – Adolescent – Youth)” ISBN No. 9783865681447, 2017.
  • “Level Of Internet Addiction Among Adolescents – A Review”, International Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research (www.jetir.org), UGC Approved Journal No. 63975, ISSN: 2349-5162, Vol.6, Issue 5, page no. 424-429, May-2019, http://www.jetir.org/papers/JETIRBP06075.pdf
  • “Internet Usage Among School Students”, Review of Research Journal (www.lbp.world), UGC Approved International Journal No. 48514, ISSN: 2248-894X, Vol.8, Issue 8, May 2019, http://oldror.lbp.world/UploadedData/9373.pdf
  • “A study on Family Burden Experienced by the Caregivers of Alzheimer’s Patients”, Shanlax International Journal of Arts, Science and Humanities, Volume.5, Special Issue 3, ISSN: 2321 788X, October 2017.
  • “Impact of Innovative Practices on Higher Education in India”, Shanlax Publications, UGC approved ISBN: 978-93-80686-98-1, March 2015.
  • “Interventions to Protect the Rights of Children against Sexual Violence in India”, Shanlax Publications, UGC approved ISBN: 978-93-80686-44-8, March 2015.


  • Sociology
  • Health and Well-being
  • Social work practice in Medical setting
  • Social work practice in Psychiatric setting
  • Principles of Management
  • Introduction to counselling
  • social work with individuals and groups

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