When Jessica Turakhia Gandhi takes a case, her clients reap the benefit of her considerable knowledge, experience and intense personal investment. She has received her Master's degree in Clinical Psychology and is a qualified Clinical Psychologist who has been trained in psychotherapy and psychological assessments from S.N.D.T University, Mumbai. Not only does she hold a Post- Graduate Diploma in Cognitive Hypnotherapy, Life Coaching but also is a Master practitioner of Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) from Institute of Clinical Hypnosis and Related Sciences (ICHARS).
Mrs. Jessica has also been certified as a Psychological First Aider from Johns Hopkins University. She has been an integral part of the Department of Psychology at Masina Hospital for over a year where she has worked extensively on psychological evaluation, psychotherapy, counselling and taking group therapy sessions with the clinical and general population.With over 3 years of working experience in the field of mental health, she has a vast experience of not only working with different clinical diagnoses but has also been exposed to counselling individuals and helping them with everyday conflicts and challenges. Being client-oriented in her approach, she usually draws techniques from different therapies such as CBT, DBT, REBT and Mindfulness based interventions and tailors them to best suit the needs her clients.
Her extensive experience consists of counselling in cases of substance abuse, emotional crisis, and parental neglect. She is also familiar with anxiety, phobias, stress, depression, ADHD, dysfunctional family issues and learning disability. She also has the ability to strengthen relationships and decrease conflicts between peers as well as families through psycho-educating them about anti-bullying, peer mentoring and conflict resolution.
Mrs. Jessica believes in giving back to the society due to which sheapplied and got selected for training in EMDR therapy to deal with clients suffering from traumatic events and PTSD. As a hypnotherapist and NLP practitioner, she has helped individuals with goal-setting, confidence building, sustaining motivation in weight management, understanding relationships and much more.
Throughout her training and employment, she has consistently provided her clients with the highest possible quality of care and treatment. Mrs. Jessica is an effective communicator and listener who is here to extend support to people in times of difficulty in order to reach a better place in their life.
She believes that in order to achieve mental wellness there has to be a stable ecosystem. An ecosystem where there is as minimal environmental damage as possible. She's affiliated with the Shrimad Rajchandra Love and Care NGO, where they work towards building a sustainable environment. She's also compassionate towards the upliftment of women in rural areas by being their voice. She strongly believes that mental health is a chain effect of all such other key elements.