Our Psychologists

Our experts have an excellent track record of handling various complicated cases.

Mr. Lixen Chacko

Clinical Psychologist

M.Phil (Clinical Psychology)

Mr. Lixen Chacko is a Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI) licensed Clinical Psychologist working with Nair’s Hospital since September 2021. His past work experiences include esteemed institutions like National Institute of Speech and Hearing under the Kerala State Social Welfare Department (NISH, Trivandrum), Karunasai De-addiction and Mental Health Research Institute (Trivandrum), SH Medical Centre Behavioural Science and Research Centre (SH BSRC, Kottayam), SRM Medical College Hospital and Research Centre (Chennai), St. Gregorios Medical Mission Hospital (Parumala, Pathanamthitta) and Juvenile Justice Board Observation Home (Thrissur).

His academic achievements include M.Phil in Clinical Psychology, MSc Clinical Psychology, BA Psychology and Diploma in Community Mental Health for Psychologists (NIMHANS). He was a board member of the Samagra Shiksha Kerala (SSK) and teaching faculty for RCI approved courses like Bachelor of Science in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology and Diploma in Early Childhood Special Education courses. He has also been a faculty for the Bachelors of Occupational Therapy programme affiliated to Kerala University of Health Sciences (KUHS). His research paper on “Anxiety, depression and subjective well-being among thyroid groups” was published in International Journal of Management and Social Science Research Review (IJMSRR) in July 2017. In addition to his experience in guiding internship student trainees, he has been invited for multiple webinars, online interactive sessions, and offline talks for college students.

His work experience highlights neuropsychological assessments, psychometric tests, psychodiagnostic tests, semi-structured interviews, formulating psychotherapeutic plan, therapy sessions, cognitive retraining, remedial training, psychoeducation, group therapies and behavioural management. He is experienced and interested in working with children, especially with management of Neurodevelopmental Disabilities and Learning Disabilities. He also administers programs of treatment for adolescents, couples, families, and individuals with any kind of psychological wellbeing issues.