» Our Team

We have expanded to include some brilliant and talented psychologists to help serve our city better. We work with all ages and issues. Meet the team!

RITU JAISWAL

RITU JAISWAL
MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELLOR & NARRATIVE THERAPIST



Education: Masters in Psychology (is working towards her masters from IGNOU) Certified in Narrative Practice, SFBT, CBT and Play Therapy

Experience: 5+ Years

Area of Interest: Young adults

About Me: : Hi, I am Ritu, I am a Mental Health Counsellor and Narrative Practitioner at Mansitherapy. A few lines from Lori’s book that really resonated with my approach to the work I do-I am a card-carrying member of the human race, with my own set of vulnerabilities; longings and insecurities; and my own history. I come to work as myself. I look at the therapy room as a mirrored room, where we are the mirrors, reflecting the mirrors, showing one another what we can’t see yet.
Apart from being a therapist, I am a mother to a 13 year old, I am a fitness enthusiast, I love traveling, I enjoy reading, listening to music and watching TV.

Charges/Fees: Individual Therapy- INR 1500 per session
Couples Therapy- INR 2000 per session
Family Therapy- INR 2500 per session
International Fees: USD 30 per session

Days and timings: Monday to Friday (11 am – 6 pm)
Ridhi Thaker

RIDHI THAKER DAVE
CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGIST



Education: Post-graduation from Calcutta University, M. Phil in Clinical Psychology from Institute of Psychiatry. Completed basic and advanced Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) - Case Conceptualization and change processes (May, 2021).

Experience: 4+ Years

Areas of Interest: : Areas of interest include diagnosis and treatment of various psychological concerns through psychotherapy, psychodiagnostic assessment (cognitive, neuropsychological, behavioural, personality, and intellectual), building self-esteem and self-confidence, Anxiety, Depression, Post-traumatic Stress, Bipolar, and other psychological disorders.

Languages Known: Hindi, English, Bengali & Gujarati

About Me: I believe in a holistic approach and tailoring according to an individual’s makeup, I use a combination of therapies such as Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Insight-oriented Therapy, Supportive Therapy, Rational Emotive Behavioural Therapy and Relaxation Therapy.
I have extensive experience in treating and managing individuals of varied age groups suffering from clinical disorders and am also skilled in supporting individuals to cope with their anger concerns, low self-esteem, and ineffective communication; enabling them to live a happier and better quality of life.
I hope to help clients develop and accomplish their personal goals and be there to steer them to move in that direction.

Charges/Fees: Individual Therapy- INR 1400 per session
Couples Therapy- INR 1800 per session
Family Therapy- INR 2000 per session
International Fees: USD 30 per session

Days and timings: International Fees: USD 30 per session
Supriya Swarup

SUPRIYA SWARUP
MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELLOR



Education: PGD in Counselling Psychology, Certified Narrative Practitioner and CBT Therapist. Certified in Advanced Relationship Counselling. Currently, training in Presence-oriented Psychotherapy.

Experience: 3+ Years

Areas of Interest: Young and older adults dealing with Trauma and complex trauma, anxiety and depression, relationships including Marital Relationships, Sexuality, Life Transitions, Stress, Self-awareness.

Languages Known: English & Hindi

About Me: Hi, I am Supriya and I am a mental health worker. As a narrative practitioner, I place the problem outside of the person. I double listen and give space for meaning-making as well as believe in the body's wisdom. I am a presence-oriented therapist.
I hope to create a safe listening space and in therapy, I draw from a pool of eclectic methods - Narrative, Mindfulness, ACT and CBT.
My hope is to destigmatize mental health issues and spread awareness. I am also a mother to two, a swimming enthusiast and love the grounding and sheer joy I receive from being close to nature; both plants and animals.

Charges/Fees: Individual Therapy- INR 1200 per session
Couples Therapy- INR 1500 per session
Family Therapy- INR 1500 per session
International Fees: USD 30 per session

Days and timings: Monday to Saturday (10 am - 7 pm)
Maya Sen

MAYA SEN
NARRATIVE THERAPIST & MENTAL HEALTH SOCIAL WORKER



Education: Masters of Social Work in Mental Health (Tata Institute of Social Sciences), Masters of Narrative Therapy and Community Work (University of Melbourne)

Experience: 4 Years

Areas of Interest:
  • Exploring connections between gender and mental health especially in the context of gender based discrimination and gender based violence.
  • Navigating the effects of social expectations.
  • Navigating challenges in institutions and workplaces.
  • Responding to Violence and Trauma


Languages Known: English & Bengali

About Me: I’m Maya Sen a narrative therapist at Mansi Therapy. I have completed my Masters in Social Work in Mental Health from the Tata Institute of Social Sciences as well as my Masters in Narrative Therapy and Community Work from the University of Melbourne in collaboration with the Dulwich Centre in Adelaide.
As a narrative therapist, I approach problems with an understanding that tries to separate the problem from the person and look into contextual factors that sustain problems in our lives. I also believe that people have many skills and knowledge of managing problems in their own lives. Through collaborative conversations, I hope to reacquaint people with their abilities.
Along with this, I am associated with the Dulwich Centre as international faculty and a tutor for their Masters program as well as other training programs. I am also engaged in mental health and teaching projects in the social development sector specifically in the areas of child protection and gender-based violence. Apart from being engaged in mental health work, I enjoy listening to music, watching shows, and spending time with loved ones.

Charges/Fees: Individual Therapy- INR 800 per session
Couples Therapy- INR 1400 per session
Family Therapy- INR 1500 per session
International Fees: USD 30 per session

Days and timings: Friday- 10 am to 6 pm
Saturday- 10 am to 6 pm
Sunday- 10 am to 4 pm (online)
Husena Dhariwala

HUSENA DHARIWALA
CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGIST



Education: M.Sc, M.Phil in Clinical Psychology from Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal, Karnataka. (RCI-registered)

Experience: 1 Year

Areas of Interest: All age groups, anxiety, mood spectrum and personality issues, psychological testing.

Languages Known: English, Hindi, Bengali & Gujarati

About Me: I believe in the narrative “Everyone has a unique Life Story” and is extended to each and everyone I come across. In my therapy practice, I try to follow an Eclectic Approach to treatment while drawing work from evidence-based therapies. I further believe a strong therapeutic relationship and focus on the strengths and abilities of the individual can guide therapy to beautiful outcomes.
Apart from being a therapist,
I love watching series, reading mystery novels and hope to travel the world someday!

Charges/Fees: : Individual Therapy - INR 1000 per session
Couples Therapy - INR 1400 per session
Family Therapy - INR 1500 per session

Days and timings: Monday to Friday (10 am - 6 pm)
Shreya Manot

SHREYA MANOT
CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGIST



Education: Post-graduation from the University of Calcutta and M. Phil in Clinical Psychology from Amity University Kolkata. Completed basic and advanced Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) - Case Conceptualization and change processes (May, 2021). Online Training on Solution focused brief therapy by ASFAR (July, 2021).

Experience: 3 Years

Areas of Interest:Working with: Anxiety, Depression, Substance Abuse disorders, OCD, Borderline personality disorder, childhood disorders and other psychiatric disorders .
Couples counselling, interpersonal relationship related issues, family counselling.
Working with: Self-esteem/Self Confidence issues, Anger problems.
I focus on customizing the psychological interventions individual across all age a groups and use an Eclectic Approach in planning the psychotherapy sessions, using a combination of:
  • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy
  • Supportive Therapy
  • Relaxation Therapy
  • Insight Oriented Therapy Techniques


Languages Known: English, Hindi & Bengali

About Me: I have worked in several mental health centres across Kolkata and specialize in diagnosing mental health conditions, psychological assessments and psychotherapy, across all age groups.
I believe in how being aware of the present moment is so essential for a wholesome living. My approach to psychotherapy focuses on facilitating the individual to develop their own set of coping skills and to be able to deal with the difficulties they are facing at present while at the same time utilize these skills in the future.
I also like to research in the mental health field and have a few research publications in my name, apart from which I enjoy swimming, exploring new places and listening to music.

Charges/Fees: Individual Therapy - INR 1200 per session Couples Therapy - INR 1600 per session
Family Therapy - INR 2000 per session
International Fees: USD 30 per session

Days and timings: Monday to Saturday (10 am - 6 pm)
Samadrita Saha

DR. SAMADRITA SAHA
CONSULTANT PSYCHOLOGIST



Education: Post-graduation and Ph.D from the University of Calcutta

Experience: 12 Years

Languages Known: English, Bengali & Hindi

About Me: I’m Dr. Samadrita Saha, a Psychologist based in Kolkata (India), done my Post graduation and PhD from university of Calcutta, along with international work experience in Hong Kong.
My area of interest are healing through cognitive restructuring (technically named Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, for different mental health issues like, Anxiety, Depression, Anger and Aggression, Crisis & Stress Management, Trauma and Abuse, Relationship Difficulties.
Children mental health is another area of my interest, where I do provide Concentration and Memory building exercises, Social skills training and Parent Management Trainings. Exploration is my basic nature and feel life is all about trial and error practice!

Charges/Fees: Individual Therapy - INR 1400 per session
Couples Therapy - INR 1800 per session
Family Therapy - INR 2000 per session
International Fees: USD 30 per session
Samadrita Saha

SHIVANI SAKHRANI
COUNSELLING PSYCHOLOGIST



Education: M.Sc. in Counselling Psychology

Experience: 2 years

Area of Interest:My approach is best suited to help young and middle-aged adults deal with issues such as anger and stress management, low self-esteem, anxiety, depression and dysfunctional inter-relationships. Through every session I strive to bring meaning and fulfilment to the lives of my clients and help them achieve their highest potential.

Languages Known: English & Hindi

About Me: Hi, I’m Shivani Sakhrani, I am a counselling psychologist at Mansitherapy. Having studied the subject for over five years and gaining experience in the field, I have developed an eclectic approach to therapy. After completing my M.Sc. in Counselling Psychology from Christ University, I have worked with 300+ clients, and have helped spread awareness about mental health among 5000+ students.

Charges/Fees: Individual Therapy - INR 800 per session
Couples Therapy - INR 1400 per session
Family Therapy - INR 1500 per session
International Fess: USD 30 per session

Days and timings: Monday to Saturday (10 am to 6 pm)
YASHNA SETH

YASHNA SETH
MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELLOR



Education: PGD in Counselling psychology and currently training in Mindfulness and Presence Oriented Psychotherapy, and Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT)

Experience: 1 Year

Area of Interest: Anxiety and depression, Self-exploration and awareness, low self-esteem, troubled interpersonal relationships, sexuality, stress, trauma.

Languages Known: Hindi, English & Bengali

About Me: Hi, I am Yashna and I am a mental health counsellor. I believe in the saying “We can only go as deep with our clients as we have gone with ourselves”. My approach to my work is the same as it is towards life - the deeper we go the better relationships we have with our loved ones, with ourselves and with the world around us. I believe in creating a safe space where every individual can be their authentic selves, free of judgement or fear. I also strive to embody compassion grounding in the therapy room.
Apart from being a therapist, I am a complete bookworm and find myself happiest in the company of dogs. I love to travel, bake, cook, listen to music, and practice yoga.

Charges/Fees: Individual Therapy - INR 800 per session
Couples Therapy - INR 1400 per session
International Fees: USD 30 per session

Days and Timings: Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays (10 am – 6 pm)
TARIKA MODI

TARIKA MODI
COUNSELLING PSYCHOLOGIST



Education: M.Sc. Counselling Psychology

Area of Interest: Working with children, teenagers and adults to deal with concerns like Stress, Anxiety, Low Self-esteem, Depression, Relationship Issues, Problems at Workplace, confusion about Career Choices to name a few.

Types of Therapy: I use an Eclectic Approach (Incorporating concepts from CBT, REBT, Gestalt)

Languages Known: English & Hindi

About Me: Hi, my name is Tarika and I am a counseling psychologist at Mansitherapy. I believe that therapy is for every individual, it is a necessity and not a luxury because it helps them discover as well as reflect on who they really are and also accept those aspects of self.
I enjoy spending time by myself listening to music or watching movies or organizing things.

Charges/Fees: INR 800 per session
International Fees: USD 30 per session

Days and Timings: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturday and Sundays (11:30 am – 5:30 pm)
AKSHITA PANDEY

AKSHITA PANDEY
TRAINEE COUNSELLOR



Education: M.Couns (Master’s of Counselling- Ongoing) from Monash University, Australia; B.A in Psychology Hons. from Delhi University.

Area of Interest: Adolescents and young adults dealing with career/personal identity/family/relationship issues, palliative care.

Types of therapy: I use an eclectic approach by tailoring a variety of available therapies to the needs of the client.

About Me:Hi, I’m Akshita, a trainee counsellor at MansiTherapy. I’m deeply passionate about gaining new knowledge on anything through any medium. I strongly believe mental health cannot be separated from the social context a person lives in, and I like working with clients to identify these and live a life being authentic to themselves and healing holistically.
I am certified in Psychological First Aid from John’s Hopkins University, and Suicide Prevention from Wesleyan University, and my current role at MansiTherapy includes crisis intervention.

Charges/Fees: INR 500 per session

Days and Timings: Monday to Saturday (10:00 am - 8:00 pm)
Inhouse - Mondays & Wednesdays (10:00 am - 7:00 pm)