Psychology

Aisha Ateeq
Assistant Professor and Student Counselor
MSc (Middlesex University, UK)
MSc (PU, Lahore)
aishaateeq@fccollege.edu.pk

Ivan Suneel Samuel
Assistant Professor and Chairperson
MS (GC, Lahore)
MSc (PU, Lahore)
ADCP (PU, Lahore)
Worked at a drug rehabilitation center for 6 years giving therapy to the patients and counseling family members of drug dependents; often delivers lectures and conduct workshops at GCU, PU and BNU; areas of specialization include Clinical Psychology especially drug dependence; joined FCC in 2010
Research interest: Cross-cultural research especially the manifestation of symptoms of psychological disorders in the cultural context
ivansuneel@fccollege.edu.pk

Maryam F Munir
Assistant Professor
MSc (QAU, Islamabad)
MPhil (PU, Lahore)
Worked on the HIV/AIDs project with Canadian International Development Agency; worked at Kinnaird College for 5 years; published and presented papers on topics like Coping, Mental Health, Eating Habits; writing proposal with Dr Vasquez at Kent University, UK, on Ingroup Intolerance based on Norm Deviation.
maryammunir@fccollege.edu.pk

Dr Masha Asad Khan
Assistant Professor
PhD (Punjab University, Lahore)
MPhil (Punjab University, Lahore)
MSc (GCU,Lahore)
Over 15 years of teaching and research experience; have 9 national and international publications. Area of specialization is Clinical Psychology; conduct workshops and seminars. Supervised research in the area of transgender, homosexuality, infertility, mental health, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Intellectual disability, HIV, Functional Neurological Symptom disorder, emotional intelligence and more.
Research interests: Include Clinical, Social and Abnormal Psychology.
mashakhan@fccollege.edu.pk

Dr Elizabeth Maria Schwaiger
Assistant Professor
PsyD (Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology, USA)
MA (Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology, USA)
Wide diversity of clinical experience including in-home therapy and risk assessment with elders; neuropsychological assessment and individual therapy with war veterans; comprehensive neuropsychological evaluations and cognitive behavioral therapy in a US research and teaching hospital; comprehensive neuropsychological/psychological/cognitive evaluations, specialized clinical risk assessments, and group and individual therapy in a US inpatient psychiatric hospital. Most recently, post-doctoral clinician for a US teaching and research hospital’s clinic for children with autism spectrum disorder and other psychiatric conditions. Presentations and publications in the areas of interpersonal theory and therapy, autism spectrum disorder, trauma, depression, and traumatic brain injury. Areas of specialization include Clinical Psychology and Neuropsychology. Joined FCC in 2016.
Research interests: Major mental illness, neuropsychology, trauma.
elizabethschwaiger@fccollege.edu.pk

Nazia Asif Takkhar
Lecturer
MS (GCU Lahore)
Worked with mentally challenged children, psychiatric patients, mainstream school children and juveniles for 2 years, as a trainee Clinical Psychologist; specialized in Clinical Psychology; has previous experience of leadership responsibilities, organizing and arranging events for Armacost Psychology Society at FCC.
Research interests: Clinical, Social and Forensic Psychology.
naziatakkhar@fccollege.edu.pk

Khadija Malik
Lecturer
MPhil (GCU)
Have previous experience in teaching special children for six months also have taught at Beaconhouse School System for four years. Have conducted several workshops for parents and staff members on topics like ‘Effective use of technology’, ‘ICT integrated learning’, ‘Learning through play’, Effective lesson planning’. Also have worked as an internee at the NGO:  Jahandad Community and Service center where I was involved in fundraising program for flood victims and volunteered in data collection for the USAID research project.
Research interests: Social and Abnormal psychology
khadijamalik@fccollege.edu.pk