Assam Don Bosco University

Dr Marie Martinho Nympha

Assistant Professor (stage III)


Designation : Assistant Professor (stage III)
Department : Social Work
Date of Joining : 2019-08-13
Qualification : 1. Doctorate in Social Work Christ University, Bangalore, Karnataka Thesis: A Study on the impact of intervention program for caregivers of people with head and neck cancer Outcome of the Research: Development of Cancer Care giver’s Needs Assessment Tool. Development of Psycho educational Intervention Program for Care givers of Head and Neck Cancer Patients Formation of Care giver Support Groups 2. Master of Philosophy in Social Work - Medical and Psychiatry Christ University, Bangalore, Karnataka Dissertation: A study on the psycho social needs of the caregivers of persons with cancer 3. Master of Social Work (MSW) - Medical and Psychiatry Christ College, Bangalore University, Bangalore. Dissertation: An analytical study on the impact of call center jobs on family life in Bangalore. 4. Master of Science (Botany) Holy Cross College (Autonomous), Bharathidasan University, Thiruchirapalli Dissertation: A study on the effect of cyanide tailings on Sorghum vulgare (L) and Trigonella foenum- graecum (L) 5. Bachelor of Science (Triple Major) Chemistry, Botany, Zoology K.G.F First Grade College, Bangalore University


Teaching : 6 Years
Teaching details :
One year Adjunct Faculty in Christ University (Social Work Dept)
Three years experience as Botany lecturer in KGF First Grade College, affiliated to Bangalore University, handling Pre- University and Bachelor of Science degree course.
Two years teaching experience under the Ministry of Education, Republic of Maldives.

Area of Interest :
Working with individuals suffering from acute and chronic diseases like cancer, renal, cardiac, diabetes etc
Palliative and end of life care
Working with families affected by these diseases
Mental Health

ONCO Social Worker and coordinator of Rural Health center : 10 Years
ONCO Social Worker and coordinator of Rural Health center details :
Board Member and president of Helping Hands India Trust, Bangarapet, KGF
Member of Ethical Clearance Committee, CLINTRAC, VIMS & RC
POSH (ICC) Committee Member, Suvastra India PVT Ltd, HSR Layout, Bangalore

Research : - Years

Award / Recognition / Achievement / Professional Membership / Grant

  1. Professional membership - National Association of Professional Association India
    Awarded on 2006-10-14
    Awarded by NA

    Grant Amount NA
  2. Recognition - Force-gw
    Awarded on 2017-11-12
    Awarded by Mr P C Mohan, Member of Parliament, Bangalore Central
    Reason Outstanding contribution in health care, bangalore rural district
    Grant Amount NA

Conference / Workshop / Symposium / Training

  1. Participant in Workshop - Intervention Research (National)
    Organised at Christ University from 2012-07-27 to 2012-07-28
  2. Participant in Workshop - Dealing with emotions in patient care (National)
    Organised at Nimhans from 2009-03-06 to 2009-03-07
  3. Participant in Workshop - General Systems and Family Therapy; Theory and Practice, Continuing Social Work Education (National)
    Organised at Christ University from 0000-00-00 to 0000-00-00

Research and Publication

  1. Marie M Nympha & M V Joesph, 1. Effectiveness of Psycho-educational Intervention Program on the Level of Burden of caregivers of people with Head and Neck Cancer., DYUTI International Symposium on Evidence in Global Mental Health, volume NA, pages 118, 2015
    Indexing - Google Scholar,, Impact factor - NA
  2. Marie M Nympha & Dr Mary V Joseph, 2. Psycho Educational Intervention Program for Caregivers of Head and Neck Cancer patients- Its effectiveness on Stress during the Initial Phase of Treatment., Indian Council of Contemporary Researchers National Conference , volume NA, pages NA, 2014
    Indexing - Google Scholar,, Impact factor - NA
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  3. Marie M Nympha & Dr Mary V Joseph, 3. Care Giver’s Needs – in the Process of Recovery of Head and neck Cancer Patients, 7th Doctoral Thesis Conference, volume NA, pages 38, 2014
    Indexing - Google Scholar,, Impact factor - NA
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  4. Journal
  5. Marie M Nympha, Dr Mary Venus Joseph, Dr Bino Thomas, 2. Psycho educational intervention for caregivers of head and neck cancer patients: An experimental initiative from India. , IOSR Journal of Humanities and social sciences, volume 19, pages 15-22, 2014
    Indexing - Google Scholar,, Impact factor - 4.621
    ISSN 2279-0845, ISBN ,
  6. Marie M Nympha & Bino Thomas, 1 Caregiver’s needs in the process of cancer recovery, Artha Journal of Social Sciences, volume 11, pages 67-86, 2012
    Indexing - Google Scholar,, Impact factor - 2
    ISSN 0975-329X, ISBN ,

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