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Pooja Deshpande

Senior Associate Psychotherapist

Pooja has a master’s degree from The Johns Hopkins University, USA in M.S Counseling: Clinical Mental Health Counseling and an undergraduate degree in Liberal Arts with a major in Psychology and minor in Anthropology from Symbiosis International University. She has experience working with adults from diverse demographics within India and is a licensed counselor in the US. Pooja practices a trauma informed approach towards addressing negative self-beliefs, body-image issues, eating disorders, disordered eating, personality disorders, self-harm, suicidality, addiction, and daily life challenges. Her primary emphasis is on developing connections between the mind, the body, and healthy self-beliefs. In her process of counseling, Pooja applies an integrative approach of process-oriented counseling and cognitive therapy.

In addition to counseling, Pooja is an animal lover, neuroscience enthusiast, avid traveller,  explorer of a WIDE range of cuisines and food series, a bit of a chef, and Pooja loves spending time with her loved ones.  

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