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psychology professor

Laxkumar Ravishanker Yagnik, psychology professor. Achievements include research in the effect of language on creativity, adjustment problems and feeling of security among school students of Gujarat and Rajasthan state; research in management of trees and cardiac activity among professional women through meditation and muscular relaxation technique.

Background

Yagnik, Laxkumar Ravishanker was born on June 19, 1953.

Education

Bachelor in Psychology, Sardar Patel University, Vidyanagar, Gujarat, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology, Sardar Patel University, Vidyanagar, Gujarat, 1985. Bachelor of Laws, Sardar Patel University, Vidyanagar, Gujarat, 1986.

Master of Arts in Psychology, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, 1979.

Career

Lecturer Somnath College, Vercival, 1986. Reader Bhavnagar University, 1992. Professor Sardar Patel University, 2002, head, department psychology.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in the effect of language on creativity, adjustment problems and feeling of security among school students of Gujarat and Rajasthan state. Research in management of trees and cardiac activity among professional women through meditation and muscular relaxation technique.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor scientific papers, articles to national and international journals.

Membership

Dean Faculty Arts, 1998—2001. President Gujarat Psychology Association, 2001—2002, Community Psychology Association India, since 2005. Member of C-PAY (president since 2007), Gujarat Psychology Association (life), Indian Science Congress Association (life), Indian Association Clinical Psychology (life), Praachi-Psycho-Cultural Research Association (life), Indian Psychology Association (life), Indian Academy Applied Psychology (life.

Joint secretary since 2008).