Dr. Avinash De Sousa


Dr. Avinash De Sousa

Consultant Psychiatrist & Psychotherapist.

Consultant School Psychiatrist.

Has Consulting Rooms in Santacruz West, Mumbai.

Research Associate at the Department of Psychiatry, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Mumbai.

Founder Trustee – Desousa Foundation – a trust that works in the area of mental health awareness across all sectors.

Associate Professor and Secretary – International Institute of Organizational Psychological Medicine – an organization that works in the field of organizational psychological medicine across 7 countries.

International Faculty for UNESCO Chair in Bioethics working in over 8 countries for the same.

Works with 10 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.

Has over 500 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.