Shumaila Batool is working as Assistant Director and Clinical Psychologist at Willing Ways Lahore. She has done her Masters in Clinical Psychology from Punjab University Lahore. She has done DCCP (Diploma in Clinical Counseling and Psychotherapy) from University of Management and Technology Lahore.
She did her internship from Mayo Hospital, Lahore for 2 years. The training included regular participation in clinical case conferences, assessment, evaluation and management of psychological aspects of mental disorders. She has an experience working in Adult and Child Psychiatry and Drug Addiction Departments. She has attended conferences, seminars and journal club regularly and participated in various camps and community health programs.
Shumaila underwent administrative duties, i.e., making rosters, allocation of the batches, etc. quiet efficiently. She also worked as a coordinator in the International Psychiatric Symposiums held by the Pakistan Psychiatric Welfare Association and Department of Psychiatry King Edward Medical University/Mayo Hospital Lahore. She gave lectures on ‘Personality’ in King Edward University, Lahore in the Department of Ophthalmology.
She did her research on ‘Autism’ in which the main focus was the effect of behavior modification techniques. She participated in various workshops, such as, ADHD, Stress Management in students, REBT, CBT, Awareness of HIV/AIDS and Time Management.
At Willing Ways in doing her psychological work with families and patients, she is following these programs:
- Grief Recovery
- Structured family intervention presentation
- Process intervention
- Tough love
- Effective communication(assertiveness + crucial conservation + crucial accountability
- Parenting Skills
- Teenage Executive skill/ Executive skill for Adults
- 7 habits of high effective people
- Mind over mood
- Mind and Emotions
- Crucial conversation
- Values in actions
- Change anything
- 4 Steps from OCD