Dr. C Vanlalhruaii

Dr. C Vanlalhruaii
Assistant Professor
Areas of Interest: Health Psychology, Psycho-oncology, Physiological Psychology, Caregiver Health
Teaching: (UG/PG)     
2015-2016: Contractual Faculty, Central University of Karnataka
2017 onwards: Assistant Professor, Centre for Health Psychology, University of Hyderabad

  1. Life Member, Association of Health Psychologists
  2. Member International Psycho-oncology Society (IPOS)
  3. Member Mizoram Psychology Association

Research Project

Co-PI for IoE Funded Project titled “Health care needs and practices in Indian men and women with reproductive system cancer”

  1. Gadiraju, P., Singh, P., Vanlalhruaii, C., & Dehury, R. K. (2022). Challenges and issues in the treatment of reproductive cancer in India: A behavioral science perspective. Journal of clinical and diagnostic research : JCDR, 16(1), IC01–IC07. Online : ISSN – 0973-709X , Print : 2249-782X. Web of Science, thomsonreuters
  2. Gadiraju, P., Thomas, S., Vanlalhruaii, C. (2022). Psychological States, Self-esteem, Leisure Motivation and Quality of Life among Institutionalized and Non-institutionalized Older Adults, Indian Journal of Gerontology, Vol. 36, No. 1, pp. 68–80 ISSN: 0971–4189, UGC No. – List B, Science–121
  3. Padmaja, G., Mohanty, A., & Vanlalhruaii, C. (2021). Quality of Life in the Elderly: Role of Functional Autonomy and Psychological States, Indian Journal of Gerontology UGC Care (Reg.No: R.N.17985/69: ISSN 0971-4189); UGC approved N0. 20786
  4. Vanlalhruaii, C., Gadiraju, P., Kopparty, S., Tiamongla. (2018). Quality of Life of elderly patients as predictor of their caregivers’ Quality of Life. Indian Journal of Gerontology; 32 (3)
  5. Kopparty S., Tiamongla, Vanlalhruaii, C., Hariharan, M., Gadiraju, P., & Rao, C.R. (2018). Children’s understanding of cancer: Developmental trend in their conceptual complexity. Indian Journal of Public Health Research and Development, 9(10); 23-28.
  6. Padmaja, G., Chhakchhuak, V., & Rana, S.(2018). Cancer Specific Interpersonal Relationship Scale (CANSIRS): Construction and Preliminary Validation. Journal of the Indian Academy of Applied Psychology; 44: 296-306
  7. Padmaja, G., Vanlalhruaii, C., Rana, S., Tiamongla, & Kopparty, S. (2016). Quality of life of patients with cancer: A determinant of the quality of life of their family caregivers. Journal of Cancer Education, 32(3), 655-661. doi: 10.1007/s13187-016-1000-y. ISSN: 0885-8195 (print version); 1543-0154 (electronic version).
  8. Padmaja, G., Tiamongla, Rana, S., Vanlalhruaii, C., & Mohapatra, S. (2015). Do differences in place of living and gender affect self-efficacy and quality of life of university students? Indian Journal of Health & Wellbeing, 6(10), 953-957. ISSN: 2229-5356.
  9. Padmaja, G., Vanlalhruaii, C., Rana, S., Nandinee, D., & Hariharan, M. (2014).   Care givers’ depression, anxiety, distress and somatisation as predictors of identical symptoms in cancer patients. Journal of Cancer Research and Therapeutics. 2016 Jan-Mar;12(1):53-7. doi: 10.4103/0973-1482.146088. ISSN: Print -0973-1482, Online – 1998-4138.
  10. Padmaja, G., Sushma, B., & Vanlalhruaii, C. (2014). Enhancing the Life Skills in Patients with Cancer and other Chronic Illness. Humanities and Social Science Studies, 3(1), e-27. doi:  10.4081/hpr.2013.e27. ISSN: 2319-829X.

Book Chapter

Vanlalhruaii, C. & Kavya, C. (2021). Covid-19 the Second Wave. In Swarna Lata, Verma, S. & Joshi, S. (Eds.), COVID-19 in India. Problem, Challenges and Strategies. Global Vision Publishing House.