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National Education Policy 2020 and its Effect on Psychology

National Education Policy 2020 by the Ministry of Education of India has baffled us all. Watch this short clip from MHT Live with Dr. Anupma Maheshwari that provides a glimpse of the major changes in the New Education Policy as well as MPhil in psychology. 

National Education Policy 2020 and its Effect on Psychology | Dr. Anupma Maheshwari | MHT Bytes

It is true that updates in the Education Policy of India was long due. The year 2020 will remain memorable for Indians for the modern amendments in the National Education Policy along with COVID-19. However, new changes have also led to chaos and confusion; especially for psychology aspirants 

Therefore, Team MHT approached Dr. Anupma Maheshwari, a renowned career counselor as well as CBT Therapist, based out of Bhopal, joined us on a Live session and cleared all the doubts for students.

About Dr. Anupma Maheshwari

Dr. Anupma Maheshwari

Dr. Anupma Maheshwari has been practising counseling and therapy for more than 15 years. She has specialized in Career Counseling and is currently based out of Bhopal, India. She has mentored many students and is also known as a master trainer to aspiring Career Counsellors.

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Watch the Full Video: National Education Policy 2020 and its Effect on Psychology | Dr. Anupma Maheshwari

National Education Policy 2020 and its Effect on Psychology | Dr. Anupma Maheshwari | MHT Live

This MHT Live specifically focuses on the new changes as well as additions in the National Education Policy 2020 and how these amendments impact the field of psychology, clinical and research. Dr. Maheshwari does state that the execution of all these amendments are made keeping the quality of education and the future in mind. 

She further clarifies many doubts regarding MPhil in Clinical Psychology. She mentions that no statement regarding discarding MPhil in Clinical Psychology has been passed by the Ministry of Education yet. Moreover, the entrance exams for the program are going to take place as before. 

Know more about the National Education Policy 2020 from the official website:


Tune in to know more about the progressive approach of New Education Policy of India. 

About MHT Live

MHT Live is an online space with live streaming on Facebook, Youtube and Instagram. At MHT Live, mental health professionals such as psychiatrists, psychologists, researchers and scholars come together and address a particular issue or advancements in the field of mental health and even chat with the viewers through a live chatbox. Mental health experts in India have been a part of this platform from the very beginning. From mental health issues, such as anxiety, depression and psychosis; psychological issues, such as self-esteem, confidence and resilience; as well as social issues such as workplace culture, women’s issues, and LGBT community issues, all have been covered in the multiple MHT Live sessions that take place every Sunday.

The platform aims at connecting professionals with people seeking help, vice-versa. An interactive discussion of approximately 1 hour provides the viewers with a comprehensive knowledge of that particular issues, therapeutic techniques that they can try at home and also contact details of the speaker of a particular webinar. 

The MHT Live is streamed every Sunday from 12 noon to 01:00 P.M. The recordings of MHT Live, along with short clips from the Live, are also streamed at other media platforms:

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