Dr. Nilesh Shah is a Professor and Head of the Department, Psychiatry at LTMG Hospital, Sion. He is an extremely versatile speaker and has spent over 20 years teaching under graduate and postgraduate medical and nursing students. His work has been published in over ninety national and international journals and books. He is a recipient of many awards including the Best Paper Awards of Bombay Psychiatry Society, The President's Award, The Shantiniketan Award of Association of Industrial Psychiatry and The Spirit of Mumbai Award for disaster management. He is three times winner of the Indian Psychiatric Society (Western Zonal Branch).
A Post Graduate in Psychiatry with over 15 years of clinical experience.
Passed from L.T.M.M.C and L.T.M.G.H. , Sion, Mumbai in 1995. Practising as a Consultant Psychiatrist since 1995.
Honorary Consultant Psychiatrist at I.G.M. Hospital Bhiwandi (1995 to 2004)
Consultant Ved superspeciality Hospital, Kon, Bhiwandi- Kalyan Road.
Royal Consultancy, Nazarana Compound, Bhiwandi.
Sai Sanjevani critical care Hospital, Kalyan.
I am in a clinical private practice since 20 years.I have conducted various Mental Health awareness programmes like sex education, school mental health awareness, continued medical education for medical professionals etc. I am an international member of American Psychiatric Association and attended 6 A.P.A. conferences in U.S.A. I ve also attended over 25 International and National conferences.
Special area of interest - General Adult Psychiatry.
Dr. Cicilia Chettiar is currently the Head of the Psychology Department at Maniben Nanavati Women's College. She has been part of this institute for eleven years. She is also a clinical psychologist and has been practicing for more than a decade. Her research interests are cultural psychology, Indian psychology, Positive Psychology and Spirituality. She has presented and published papers research both internationally and nationally. She is also currently editor of Research Horizons, an international research journal and also Honorary Associate editor of Indian Journal of Mental Health.
Over 15years of experience as Clinical Psychology and Special Educator. Co-founder of Leap Ahead Assessment Center. She has profound experience and expertise in Psychological and Educational Assessments. Specialises in English language teaching especially reading and spellings. She has vast experience in counseling college students for Emotional and Behavioural issues. With her expertise in sign language she caters to even those with hearing impairment.
Ms. Minaz Ajani is a Counsellor, Remedial Teacher, Braingym Teacher and Audiblox tutor. She is also an N.L.C. Learning specialist, Life Skills and F.I.E. Teacher with 10 years of overall experience. She is a guest lecturer at S.N.D.T Womens University. She conducts educational assessments as well as workshops for training teachers, parents and students. She has developed the social skill curriculum for Kangaroo Kids Education for grades 1-12.
Thergaonkar, is a licensed consultant rehabilitation psychologist with
specialization in clinical psychology with more than 10 years experience. She has
a wide and varied experience in diagnostic testing and therapy in a number of
clinical situations with children as well as adults.
Children Services: Detailed developmental testing for high-risk newborns, evaluation and remedial management of children with special needs such as intellectual disabilities, autism and cerebral palsy, diagnosis and management of neuro developmental disorders such as attention-deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), specific language impairment (speech delay) and learning disability (LD) as well as psychological care of adolescents with adjustment disorders, habit disorders, test-anxiety and career-related anxiety.
Adult Services: Anxiety, Depression, family adjustment, work stress, relational problems, etc. She has also been looking after the psychological needs of patients admitted with major illnesses such as burns, post-operative situations in orthopedics, cardiology, etc as well as counseling of post-partum mothers and their families on parenting and psychological adjustment to a newborn baby.
Training: Community programs to promote positive mental health, with school children, teachers, corporate employees and middle-level managers on a variety of issues such as parenting, behavior management, child sexual abuse (CSA), stress management, soft-skills training, coping-skills, time-management, problem-solving skills, work-life balance, pre marital and marital counseling.
Military: Primarily looking after the psychological needs of defence personnel and their dependents serving in the Indian Navy as well as those referred from Army Hospital (R&R) as well as Base Hospital (Delhi Cantt).
former graduate of MBA from Mumbai University with a decade of experience in
the corporate world, she went on to pursue her interest in Psychology and
completed her Masters from S.N.D.T University, where she was felicitated for consistently
scoring the highest marks in her college and was also a university ranker. She is
now fully committed to working in the field of psychology.
She is currently working with Dr Harish Shetty at Dr L. H. Hiranandani Hospital. Further, she is attached with Cozy Clinique (a Psychiatric Nursing home). She is a consultant counseling psychologist at Mindcraft (a mental healthcare center). She has her own private counseling practice. She is also a co-founder of Roots and Wings and has designed ‘Developmental learning’ which customizes interventions for a child’s specific needs. She combines her corporate experience to offer services in the area of organization and culture diagnostics, training and development, leadership development programs, executive coaching and employee change management.