Mansi is a Psychotherapist and Narrative Practitioner who believes mental wellness and therapy are for everyone regardless of their problem and its intensity. She views therapy as a healing inner journey.
She evolved her more traditional training from New York University to one that acknowledges the connection between the mind and body.
She earned her Masters in Counselling for Mental Health and Wellness from New York University in 2009 and is a certified Narrative practitioner. She has counseling experience of over 12 years with trauma, life transitions, sexuality, women’s issues, grief counseling, premarital counseling, anger management, marital therapy, and infertility. She also has experience with various conditions like mood disorders, personality disorders, depression anxiety and schizophrenia.
She recently was honored with an award by SRL laboratories for her work as a psychologist.
And was asked to be a Josh Speaker. You can find her talk on her life at “Why I Froze And Apologized During My SEXUAL ASSAULT | Mansi Poddar | Josh Talks”.
Besides her Masters degree, she is Certified as a :
Currently, she is pursuing a postgraduate diploma in mindfulness and presence-oriented psychotherapy.
Mansi conducts various workshops for couples (The 7 Principles of Making Marriage Work) and individuals and also runs support groups for depression, anxiety, grief, etc.
Mansi has a private practice located on Park Street, Kolkata.
Previously has consulted with the International Justice Mission as a Trauma Therapist and offers employee assistance through Human Dynamic, a leader in HR solutions.
Her work experience has included being a Fertility Counselor with Genome- the Fertility Clinic at Bhagirathi Neotia, Women and Child Care Center, a psychotherapist with Medica Hospital, Kolkata and Christ Hospital, New Jersey, USA.
She has been featured as an expert in various media outlets like Times of India, The Hindu, Taza TV, Sanmarg, Salaam Duniya, The Telegraph, The Statesman, Complete Wellbeing magazine, News Mania, All India Radio, Business Economics, Psychologs magazine, Women’s Health, Bharat Ek Nazar, BRUT, mycity4kids.com, and is an expert consultant with Men’s Health magazine.
Besides her work as a psychotherapist, she is a freelance writer and V blogger and written various articles on mental wellness for Life positive, Complete Wellbeing, The Hindu, Times of India, is an expert blogger on parenting for mycity4kids.com and was a columnist for T2 online.
For the corporate world, Mansi has done wellness workshops for HSBC, Justice and Care, Johnson & Johnson, Aditya Birla and Reserve Bank of India.
To book an appointment please call or WhatsApp +91 98300 15724.
ANXIETY & DEPRESSION ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA
NATIONAL ACADEMY OF PSYCHOLOGY (INDIA)
AMERICAN PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION (USA)
ASSOCIATION FOR SPIRITUALITY & PSYCHOTHERAPY (USA)
International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociatian