Dr. Sidra Afzal: A Distinguished IP Graduate Surging Ahead in Clinical Psychology
Dr. Sidra Afzal, an alumna of the Institute of Psychology (IP) at Beaconhouse National University (BNU), continues to shine as a dedicated educationist and clinician in the field of Clinical Psychology. Her journey from the corridors of IP, BNU, to her current role as a Lecturer in Clinical Psychology at the University of Sunderland, England, is nothing short of inspirational.
Dr. Sidra completed her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from IP, BNU, in 2017, and her story reflects the transformative power of quality education and mentorship. In her own words, "I am a student of life. I trained as a clinician and researcher in psychology but chose to become an educationist because of my love for teaching."
Reflecting on her academic journey at IP, Dr. Sidra expressed immense gratitude for the opportunities she was provided with, including encouragement to think outside the box and involvement in groundbreaking research and engaging clinical experiences. The dedicated faculty and mentors at IP played a crucial role in imparting knowledge and instilling in her a passion for teaching and research, as well as a deep understanding of the field.
Dr. Sidra also highlighted the supportive and collaborative environment at IP that fostered meaningful connections with her peers, creating a sense of belonging that made her journey even more rewarding. Her achievements, which include working in international universities and publishing research findings, are a testament to the strong foundation she received at IP, BNU.
As she continues to excel in her career, Dr. Sidra Afzal remains proud of her association with IP, BNU. She emphasized her commitment to carrying the values and knowledge instilled in her by IP throughout her professional journey. Her story serves as an inspiration to current and future students at BNU, reaffirming the university's commitment to producing accomplished and impactful graduates.
Dr. Sidra Afzal's success story stands as a shining example of the remarkable contributions BNU alumni are making on the global stage, and her dedication to education and research in the field of Clinical Psychology is a source of pride for her alma mater.