INSTITUTE FOR COUNSELLING AND TRANSACTIONAL ANALYSIS (ICTA),registered under the Societies Registration Act XII of 1955, was established by Fr. George Kandathil SJ, TM in 1973, with the objectives of - promoting the study of Transactional Analysis and its applications in Psychotherapy, counselling, education and organizations. promoting the study of Counselling methods. disseminating knowledge of Counselling and Psychotherapy
FR. GEORGE KANDATHIL SJ, TM (1910 -2011) is the FATHER OF TRANSACTIONAL ANALYSIS IN INDIA. He brought TA to India and spent the rest of his life – more than40 years - in teaching and spreading TA.
ICTA is fully committed to the emotional well-being - psychologically healthier and balanced lives - of individuals and institutions. It offers services to facilitate personal growth and development, academic and life-skills training, effective communication, interpersonal skills, adaptation to changes, managing relationships, decision making, assertiveness positivity in life, coping with stress, solution - orientation…
Three essential values of transactional analysis are:
- Equality of all human beings;
- Right to open-communication and the free exchange of information and ideas between people;
- Right and responsibility of individuals to choose how they will live their lives.
For more information about ICTA visit www.ictacochin.org
ICTA is managed by a team of professionals who run the institute and its activities. The Managing Committee of ICTA, Kochi also updates the syllabus and contents of various programmes. The ICTA also runs various courses at its premises in Kochi.
Its address is:
Institute of Counselling and Transactional Analysis,
Changampuzha Nagar, South Kalamassery,
Edappally, Ernakulam, Kerala 682033.
Telephone: +91 484 255 5143
web address: www.ictacochin.org
ICTA Governing Body
President : K. A. Sebastian
Vice President : A. Sebastian
Director : Prakash Chandy
Secretary : Thresiamma John
Past Office Bearers
Kunjachhan | John P. John | P. C. Chacko | K. Simon
K.A. Sebastian | Dr. Siddarthan | Dr. Eliyamma Simon | V. V. John | A. Sebastian | Badri Cheruvu | V. V. Stephen | Beena Dharman | V. John | Dr. Girija S. | Ganesan | Sajeev P. K. | Thresiamma John
Contact for Training and Services
Fr. Wilson Mulackal, Program Coordinator, ICTA, Kochi
+91 9447856755 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
ICTA Pune - Mumbai Chapter
402-A, Sai Laxmi Galaxy,
Kalas Road, Vishrantwadi,
Pune 411 015.
Managing Committee ICTA Pune-Mumbai Chapter
Associate Director : V. V. John
Asst. Associate Director : A.K. Paulose
Secretary : Anoop J.
Treasurer : Johnson Thomas
Contact for Training and Services
Anand Phatak, Program Coordinator Pune-Mumbai Chapter
+91 9823280488 email: email@example.com
Address: 90/78, Savitri Swati Sadan,
Left Bhusari Colony, Paud Road,
Kothrud 411 038.
ICTA Hyderabad Chapter
F-16, Prashanth Nagar,
Hyderabad – 500 044
Ph. 040 – 27614517
Associate Director : Badarinath Cheruvu (Mob: 9348011464)
Secretary : Sudhendra Baghayat (Mob: 9703482821)
1) Advance trainees – BTA ongoing group
2) TA Foundation programs scheduled every month – Third week of every month
3) TA foundation program being offered as an elective for MSc psychology students
in an Autonomous institute in Hyderabad
4) Conducting Corporate programs
ICTA Trivandrum Centre
H. No. 30, Pearl Nagar, Peroorkada, Trivandrum 695 005.
Contact: Mrs. Eliyamma Simon (Mob. +91 9446101938)
Chertala (Kerala) Sub-Centre
TAPS Nedumchara, Nr.Pottikavala, P.O. Maruthorvattom, Chertala 688 539.
Contact: Arakkal Sebastian (Mobile. +91 9846117119)