Personality Psychology

37.04.01In russian

Level of education Master

Type of instruction Full-time

Duration 2 years

Main academic courses
  • Basic Competences for Psychological Counsellor
  • Balint Group
  • Clients with Different Character Patterns in Personal Counselling
  • Qualitative Methods in Personality Psychology
  • Methodical Supervision
  • Methodological and Theoretical Problems of the Psychology of Personality
  • Introduction to Psychological Counselling: History, Methodology, Approaches
  • Fundamentals of Existential Counselling
  • Psychodiagnostics of Personality Problems
  • Psychology of Identity Processes
  • Psychology of Experience
  • Psychology of Comprehension
  • Contemporary Models of Personal Counselling
  • Existential Psychology
Career opportunities

The graduates can work as researchers and practicing professionals in the field of studying the psychological problems of the present-day individual and personal counselling for the sake of providing psychological support and preventing psychological problems.

The graduates can work as consulting psychologists at organisations where psychological assistance is required: centres for psychological, educational, medical and social support, crisis centres, helplines, schools, universities, business entities; conduct private consulting practice. In addition, the graduates can work as coaches (personal development trainers) and researchers (in the field of personality psychology and inner world phenomenology).