Dr. Avinash Desousa


Consultant Psychiatrist; Consultant Psychotherapist

Consultant Psychiatrist Psychotherapist,Consultant School Psychiatrist Counsellor.

Has Consulting Rooms in Santacruz West, Mumbai.

Research Associate at the Department of Psychiatry, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Mumbai. Works with 15 mainstream and special schools in Mumbai as a Visiting School Psychiatrist, Counselor and School Mental Health Expert.

Visiting Faculty and Professor at various Teacher Training Courses across Mumbai and at multiple and psychotherapy training programs across India. Also invited as a speaker in various national and international conferences.

Has over 300 publications in national and international journals and is the author of 6 books in the area of mental health. One of the few psychiatrists who in addition to a psychiatry degree - has a Masters in Counseling Psychotherapy, an M Phil in Applied Psychology, an MBA in Human Resource Development.He has been awarded a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the University of Hertfordshire UK in the year 2011.