Faculty Details


Name: Mr. Mathew K J
Designation:  Assistant Professor of Psychiatric Social Work
Qualification: MSW, M.Phil. (Psychiatric Social Work)
Email : mathewkunnath(at)gmail(dot)com, mathew(dot)j(at)tiss(dot)edu
Contact: 9709288932
OPD Days: Monday, Thursday, Saturday at Psychosocial Unit
Areas Of Interest: Family therapy and family based interventions, Psychosocial Rehabilitation

Office Address:
Department of Psychiatric Social Work, Teaching Block, CIP, Kanke, Ranchi-834006

  1. “Helping Families of Persons with Mental Illness: Role of Psychiatric Social Work”. Mathew K.J., Sharma S, Bhattacharjee D. Indian Journal of Psychiatric Social Work. 2017: 8 (2)
  2. “Behavioral problems in preschoolers”. Simlai, J., Rai, S., Khess, C.R.J., Mathew. K.J. (2017). In Vyas, J.N.,  Khess, C.R.J., Simlai, J., Bohra, N., Behere, P.B., Sharma, I.,Bohra, N.K., Ghimire, S.R. (Eds). Textbook of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 1st/2017. Paras Medical Publisher  
  3. “Risk of Psychological Distress among Individuals Living with a Mentally Ill Person: A Study from a Backward State of India and its Implications”. Mathew, K.J., Pathak, A., Rai, S., Sangeeta, S.J. Online Journal of Health and Allied Sciences. 2016;15(4):6. 
  4. “Evolution of Altruism in Humans”. Mathew. K.J., Deepa, P.S., Karthick. S., Sakshi Rai.  (2016).  International Journal of Social Science & Interdisciplinary Research. Vol. 5 (12), December (2016), Pp. 45-65.
  5. “Psychosocial Assessment for Community Based Psychiatric Rehabilitation: A Practice Oriented Approach”.  Matthew KJ & Rai S. International Journal of Psychosocial Rehabilitation. (2015) Vol 19(2) 83-95. 
  6. “Parenting Characteristics of Families of Adolescents with Bipolar Disorder”. Mathew. K.J., Vinod Kumar Sinha., Dipanjan Bhattacharjee., Sakshi Rai. The International Journal of Indian Psychology. 2015 (9), 165-176.
  7. “Psychological mindedness: An overview”.   Sakshi Rai, Vikas Punia, Sunayana Choudhury and Mathew. K. J. Indian Journal of Positive Psychology. 2015 volume 6(1). 127-132. 
  8. “Mental health promotion in India: a critical analysis”. Rai A.K., Mathew K.J., Bhattacharjee D.  International Journal of Health Sciences & Research. 2014; 4 (9):296-307. 
  9. “Folie à deux mixed dissociative disorder – A case report”. Sai Krishna Tikka, Nishant Goyal, Deyashini Lahiri Tikka, Vinod Kumar Sinha, Mathew. K.J, Sakshi Rai. Asian Journal of Psychiatry. 2013 Dec; 6(6):629-30. 
  10. “Family functioning in adolescent bipolar disorder”. Mathew, K.J., Vinod Kumar Sinha, Dipanjan Bhattacharya, Sujith Sarkhel. Indian Journal of Social Psychiatry 2009, 25(3-4), 111-115.