Dr. Suman K. Murthy
Qualification: MSW., M.Phil., Ph.D
Area of Specialization: Psychiatric Social Work
Research experience: Teaching: 15 years, Research:8 years Industry: 9 years
Publications: National : 02, International:03
Paper Presented: 03
Workshop /Conference / Seminar/ FDP attended : Conference:03, Seminar:02, FDP:03
Member of Professional Bodies:
- Member, Indian Society of Professional Social Work;
- Member, Karnataka Association of Professional Social Workers
- Registered as Rehabilitation Professional under RCI;
- Member, World association of Psychosocial Rehabilitation.
- A Study on the Impact of Environmental Awareness Module among Graduate Students Sponsored by Karnataka Knowledge Commission, Bangaluru. Project completion – November 2012.
- A Study on the Perceived Hurdles and Providing Awareness to Mothers with regard to the Right to Education Act in Mysuru. UGC sponsored Minor Research Project. Project completion: September 2016.
International Journals :
- Suman K Murthy(2016). Right to Education Act: Perceived Hurdles and providing awareness to mothers in Mysuru city, Karnataka state, India. IOSR Journal of Humanities And Social Science (IOSR-JHSS) Volume 21, Issue 10, Ver. 6 (October.2016) PP 50-58 e-ISSN: 2279-0837, p-ISSN: 2279-0845. www.iosrjournals.org
- Suman K Murthy, Laxmi Putran, Nireekshan Singh Gowgi S K &Nuthana D Balekoppa.(2014). Impact of Environmental Awareness Module among Under Graduate Students. Journal of Global Economy. VOL 10, NO 2.94-109. Print Version ISSN 0975-3931; Online Version ISSN 2278-1277
- Suman K Murthy (2013). Parenting Styles: Research Openings. Journal of School Social Work. Vol. No. X, Issue. ISSN: 0976-3759
- Suman K Murthy(2012). Psycho social Rehabilitation. Samaja Karyada Hejjegalu. Vol 10(II) ISSN No. 2230-8830.
- Prafula S, Suman K Murthy, Dharitri Ramaprasad (2010). Family Burden and Rehabilitation of a Rural Mental Health Camp in a Southern State of India. Journal of Psychosocial Rehabilitation,Psychosocial.com, Vol 15(2), 5-12, July 2010-June 2011, ISSN 1475-7192, ADG, Southern Development Group, SA
- Suman Murthy presented a paper entitled “Scope for Social Work Practice with Institutionalized Elderly in India” at XXX ISPSW annual conference held at NIMHANS, from 5 to 7thJanuary 2012. Paper abstract published in the souvenir of the conference.
- Guided and co authored a paper entitled ‘CSR Initiative of Maharatna Companies” at the UGC sponsored National conference Social Work Response to CSR challenges, at Dept. Of Social Work, PBMMEC, Mysuru held on 20.11.2015
- Co authored a paper in the National Conference on “Inclusive Growth and Sustainable Development: Social Work Interventions” organised by Vijayanagara Sri Krishnadevaraya University, Ballari, Dept. of Studies and Research in Social Work, PG Centre, Nandihalli- Sandur 583119 held on 12thand 13thApril 2017. Paper Title: A study on Impact of Watershed Programme on Farmers’ Livelihood in K R Nagar, Mysuru
- Suman K Murthy, attended a five day refresher course from 12.05.2016 to 16.05.2016 Southern Regional Workshop on ” Techniques and Skills involved in addressing Issues of Gender in Teaching and Research” organised jointly by Karnataka State Women’s Commission, Samruddhi Foundation and Achala Quarterly.