Illnesses Treated by this Professional: Anxiety disorders, Depression, Schizophrenia, Dementia and memory disorders, Autism, Alcohol addiction, Drug addiction, Bipolar disorder, OCD, Personality disorder, Learning disabilities, Family and couple counseling, Child and adolescent care, Geriatric mental health
Having done both her M.Phil as well as her Ph.D. in Psychiatric Social Work, one knows that Ms. Paramita Bhowmick is well versed in the field. With over 10 years of experience, she is at the top of her game. Knowing the tongues of English, Bengali, and Hindi, she is an effective communicator. She holds the position of Consultant Psychiatric Social Worker with us at Cadabam’s.
Illnesses she treats include, but are not limited to Anxiety disorders, Depression, Schizophrenia, Dementia and memory disorders, Autism, Alcohol addiction, Drug addiction, Bipolar disorder, OCD, Personality disorder, Learning disabilities, Family and couple counseling, Child and adolescent care and Geriatric mental health. Her other interests lie in a contextual and systemic understanding of mental health problems. She wants to be contributing to areas of research, social media, product development, outreach, and strategizing. One can reach out to her via her rehab website as well. She is based in Bangalore.
She prides herself on her approach to mental health care which is a very holistic one. Her priority also lies with community well-being initiatives. Having been on the receiving end of awards and accolades such as Best Paper Award presentation in the category of M.Phil/Ph.D. Scholars of Social Work in XXXII Annual National Conference of the Indian Society of Professional Social Work, 2014, in Bijapur, Karnataka, she is well-known in the field as well. She is also a member of the Indian Society of Professional Social Work. Her works have been published in journals such as the National Journal of Professional Social Work and Artha J Soc Sci. She has written on the topics of Empowerment of Women in Disaster Management and Intensive Case Management for a Person with Treatment-Resistant Paranoid Schizophrenia. Her participation has also been known in conferences such as the 25th Asia-Pacific Joint Regional Social Work Conference, 2019, in NIMHANS, Bangalore, the Prasanna School of Public Health, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal, and the International Conference on Intercultural Social Work, 2018, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal.
Years of Experience: 10 years
Languages Fluent in:English, Bengali, Hindi