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Dr. Angela is an alumnus from St. John’s Medical college and did her Fellowship in Developmental-Behavioural Paediatrics from CCDD, Bangalore. She is highly passionate about working with children who need support for their developmental challenges. She is an advocate of early screening processes for detection and believes in starting interventions in young children for best outcomes. Her endeavor to make holistic help accessible for children and their families has resulted in the creation of New Beginnings.

DR. ANGELA DAVID

DCH, DNB, MRCPCH(UK)
DEVELOPMENTAL PAEDIATRICIAN

Dr. Vidya had done her MBBS from St. John’s Medical College and MS(Ophthalmology) from PGI, Chandigarh. She has a Fellowship in Orbit and oculoplastics from Arvind Eye Hospital, Madurai. She is also a member of the CVI forum and Spastics Society of Karnataka. Dr. Vidya specializes in early detection of delays in visual development and cerebral visual impairment that is common in children with special needs. This is also crucial in planning interventions as early as possible. Incorporating visual stimulation strategies with the overall therapy plan in conjunction with OT and other therapies have been found to be extremely beneficial.

DR. VIDYA ASHOK

MS(OPHTHAL)
CONSULTANT OPHTHALMOLOGIST

Dr. Ruchi has done her MBBsS from KMC, Hubli and her post-graduation from JJMMC, Davangere. She is trained in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry including mental challenges at NIMHANS, Bangalore. Her areas of interest include Learning disabilities, Behavioural problems, ADHD and ASD. She is also a founder of a NGO called Pratyasha Foundation that was formed with the objective of enriching education for the individuals with neuro-developmental disorders.

DR. RUCHI GUPTA

DPM(PSYCHIATRY)
CONSULTANT PSYCHIATRIST

Bhavana has done her Bachelors in Physiotherapy from KLE Society’s Institute of Physiotherapy, Belgaum and completed her Masters from MS Ramaiah Medical College under Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences. She is certified in Neurodevelopmental Treatment Approach from NDTA(USA). Over her working experience she has developed a keen interest in early intervention, habilitation and rehabilitation of children with motor delays. She is trained in administering, scoring and interpreting various comprehensive assessment tools for motor delays. Bhavana is dedicated to use her knowledge and skills to provide a child-centered approach to gain the best outcome for special need children.

BHAVANA RAMANI MENON

MPT(PAEDS), C/NDT
PAEDIATRIC PHYSIOTHERAPIST

Aishwarya has done her graduation in Marthoma Institute of Special Education, Kerala and has interned in various institutes in Kerala and Bangalore. She is trained in various audiological and speech/ language assessments and produce reports in them. She likes to work in a team and believes that her contribution for the child has important implication to help the child achieve communication ability. She is also trained to do language rehabilitation in children with hearing aids/cochlear implants.

AISHWARYA SHYAM

SBASLP
SPEECH & LANGUAGE PATHOLOGIST

Sraoshi has her educational roots deeply embedded in Psychology. She completed her Bachelor’s in Psychology with Honors from University of Calcutta. She has completed her Master’s degree in Psychology from Indian Institute of Psychology and Research, Bangalore. She is further trained in Yoga Therapy and has conducted workshops for parents and children. Her area of specialization is working with children and adolescents, and counselling parents. Her mission is to provide holistic care for these children with the support of a multidisciplinary team working towards helping children become independent and live up to his/her potential. She believes in empowering parents and advocates them to become better facilitators at home and the biggest agents of change in the child’s life. She has a special interest in Music Therapy as she believes children learn and connect through the language of music.

SRAOSHI KUNDU

B. A, M.SC. PSYCHOLOGY
CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGIST

Harshitha has done her Bachelor’s in Psychology from Jyoti Nivas College, Bangalore. She has completed her Master’s in Clinical Psychology from Bangalore University. She is certified in D.Ed. in Special Education (ASD) from Spastic Society of Karnataka under RCI. She is trained and has experience in ABA method of teaching. Her ideology is that children learn better through visual modes. She believes each child is different and hence they need individualistic program for learning. She is motivated towards creating generalization and independence of daily living skills in children. She believes that earlier the parents identify and act, better the child will progress.

HARSHITA SANDEEP

B. A, M.SC. CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY, D.ED. SPECIAL EDUCATION (ASD)
SPECIAL EDUCATOR

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