Dr. SANGEETA GOSWAMI
Designation: Counselling Psychologist
Qualification: MA (Psychology) , P G Diploma & Advance Training in Psychological Counselling from Institute of Human Relation, Counselling and Psychotherapy (Christian Counselling Centre), Vellore, Tamil Nadu ,PhD in Applied Psychology, Department of Applied Psychology, Calcutta University
Experience: Dr. Sangeeta Goswami is the first Counselling Psychologist to have set up an independent counselling clinic in North East India in 1996. In 2006, she established MIND India, Institute of Positive Mental Health & Research. Understanding the need for trained counsellors in the grassroot level, Dr. Goswami developed a syllabus for a skills centered counselling course and has been conducting a three month course on “Counselling Skills” under K. K. Handiqui State Open University, Assam since 2015. She has been acting as an independent consultant, trainer and subject matter expert in areas of mental health, school mental health, women & violence , counselling skills, soft skills, Life Skills, social behavior change communication, , entrepreneurship development programmes, personal effectiveness programmes for teachers and corporates & action research
She believes in that unconditional care and regard can bring happiness
Dr. BISHNU BASHYAL
Designation: Consultant Psychiatrist
Qualification: MBBS , MD Psychiatry (Regd No: 19591 AMC)
Experience: A young dynamic psychiatrist, Dr. BishnuBashyal has been associated with MIND India since 2017. He also works in GMCH, a premier medical college of North East India, besides providing his expertise in CHILD GUIDANCE CLINIC, NIPCCD a centrally run organisation. He also renders his services in two premier Rehabilitation Centres of Guwahati – KRIPA FOUNDATION & NIRMAAN. He was also a Resource Person for the field workers in the national level project regarding substance abuse conducted by AIIMS, New Delhi in 2017-18.
Bishnu believes in treating mental health issues with a humane touch.
Ms. ANKITA KAKATI
Designation: Counselling Psychologist
Qualification: MA Psychology, Certificate Programme in Counselling Skills under K. K. Handiqui State Open University, Assam
Experience: Ankita has been associated with MIND India since 2014. She is faculty of MIND India for the course in “Counselling Skills” under K. K. Handiqui State Open University, Assam. Her areaof expertise is in Counselling, Life Skills, Career assessment for children and adolescents, providing academic support to children with learning difficulties and Geriatric care and support.
Ankitabelieves empowering young lives
Ms. SANDAMITA CHOUDHURY
Designation: Consultant Clinical Psychologist
Qualification:MSc. (Clinical Psychology), M.Phil. (Clinical Psychology) from Gujarat Forensic Sciences University, Gandhinagar (CRR No: A53313)
Experience: Sandamita is a Licensed Consultant Clinical Psychologist associated with MINDIndia team since September, 2016. Her areas of expertise include psycho diagnostic evaluation, therapeutic intervention for rehabilitation purpose and conducting training programmes for understanding mental health issues. She has completed her Post Graduation in 2016, from Jain University, Bangalore in 2013. She had served as a visiting faculty in Cotton University, Tata Institute of Social Sciences and Composite Regional Centre, Guwahati.
Sandamita believes in the adage“Invest time in your mental health, it pays the best interest…” and works for creating and enduring happiness in mankind.
Mr. KAMAL SHARMA
Designation: Speech Therapist
Qualification: Diploma in Hearing, Language & Speech (DHLS)
Experience: Kamal has been working since 2016 in the field of speech, language and hearing disorder. He also looks after management of behavioural problems in children.
Mr. MOHAIMINUR RAHMAN
Designation: Special Educator
Qualification: MA, Diploma in Education (Special Education and Mental Retardation DED-SE-MR). (RCI NO: CRRB57000)
Experience: Rahman has been working since 2016 in the field of Special Education and Mental Retardation. He works with special education for all types of Children with special needs (CWSN), Attention deficit and behaviour modification therapy for children.
Designation: Consultant Psychologist
Qualification: M.A (Clinical Psychology) Delhi University, Research Training, NTNU, Norway (Trondheim): Stress, Trauma and Disaster Risk Perception
Experience: Meenakshi Barthakur is an experienced Clinical Psychological Consultant . She deals with Behaviour issues, Intellectual Disabilities and Disorders (From preschool up to adolescent levels), academic trainings and also closely related with trainings for Child Care Institutions. She also provides consultations in East End Hospital & Research Centre, Ayursundra, National Law University and Judicial Academy and Royal Global School, Guwahati
Meenakshi believes in “Sharing Vulnerability”
Designation: Clinical Psychologist
Qualification: M.A. Clinical Psychology, University of Pune; MPhil. Clinical Psychology RCI recognized, Amity University Lucknow (RCI NO: CRR NO. A65553)
Experience: Nivedita Sharma is a young dynamic Clinical Psychologist. She has training in psychological practices including conduction of psychotherapy sessions, psycho-diagnostic assessment, and case formulation. She has experience of working with clients with different psychological conditions including depression, anxiety, stress, relationship issues, academic difficulties, anxiety, phobia, obsessive compulsive disorder, somatoform, self-injurious behaviour, autism, mental retardation, learning disability, special population and other mental health conditions.
Nivedita believes in Colour your life bright enough to be able to shine on that canvas which you have dreamt for yourself