Sujen Man Maharjan studied Psychology (MA) in Central Department of Psychology at Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu, Nepal. His academic interests include psychosocial support programs, optimal functioning, love & relationships, migration and political violence. He is passionate about developing the field of psychology in Nepal and increasing its scope, and application to promote psychological well-being.
Mr. Maharjan is a humanitarian professional currently engaged as a Mental Health and Care Practices (MHCP) programme manager in an integrated psychosocial support program at Action Contre la Faim (ACF). Brief Flyer: ACF_MHCP_in_Nepal.V7
He began his career in 2006 with Brandon Kohrt, MD, PhD at Transcultural Psychosocial Organization (TPO) Nepal and has worked with researchers and psychologists from various countries to conduct research and organize trainings/workshops who mostly came into contact via email/blog. His publications can be found here.
He has worked in ICRC as Psychosocial Field Officer in comprehensive psychosocial support program for the families of Missing in Nepal called Hateymalo from June 2012 – September 2016. Related resources here.
He is a founder of Nepalese Psychology Network (NEPsychNet) which successfully introduced the cyber-culture in Nepalese Psychology. It exists as a virtual community in popular Social Networking site & User-Generated Content Community (listserv) through which it shares useful information freely.
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