National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences (NIMHANS) 2021 Recruitment Notification. NIMHANS has released official notification for the job openings of Behavioural Activation Counsellor positions. Check the eligibility and notification prior to apply for the positions.

Closing Date is on :- 28th June, 2021.

No. of Posts and Vacancies :-

Behavioural Activation Counsellor - 04 Posts

Job Location - Bangalore

Other Qualification Details :-

Applications are invited from eligible candidates, for filling up the post of “Behavioural Activation Counsellor” on contract basis in the NIHR-UoY funded project entitled “Improving Outcomes in Mental and Physical Multimorbidity and Developing Research Capacity (IMPACT) in South Asia” – under Dr. Pratima Murthy, Professor & Head Department of Psychiatry & Principal Investigator.


1. Name of the Post: Behavioural Activation Counsellor

2. No. of Posts: 04 (Four)

3. Educational qualification: Bachelor's degree in social sciences or Degree/Diploma in counselling /Health Education /Mass Communication. Knowledge of Kannada and Telugu - speaking and writing is essential.

4. Desirable: Master’s degree in social sciences /Health Education/ Mass Communication.

5. Experience: At least 2 years experience of working as a counsellor in a health care facility.

6. Emoluments: Rs. 25,000/- p.m. (Consolidated)

7. Duration of the Post: 6 months


Maximum age limit 40 Years


NIMHANS, Institute of National Importance Hosur Road, Bengaluru – 560 029

Selection Process :-

Selection Will be Based either Written Exam/Interview

Steps to Apply :-

Eligible candidates fulfilling the criteria may email their application, along with a resume, age proof, copy of mark sheets and certificates if any to [email protected] The candidates, who apply should invariably mention the Notification No., Date, email ID, Contact No. & Postal address, failing which the application will not be considered. The last date for receipt of softcopy of the applications along with the relevant documents is 28.06.2021.

Official Notification