Dr. Shanti Shanker

Dr Shanti Shanker is a Principal Academic, Department of Psychology, Bournemouth University & Trainee Counsellor (Integrative Approach. She is also the founding Trustee of a Charity Sheetal Astitva (Pune, India) supporting local mental health, research and education initiates in India (https:sheetalastitva.com) She is also the co-director of Trauma Informed Practice Services (TIPS).

Shanti’s interest as an academic neuropsychologist is to translate findings in neuroscience and neuropsychology into rehabilitation and manage everyday wellbeing. In her work with clients having a neurological disorder and/or experience of any PTSD and complex trauma, she has been using integrative approach and rehabilitation. Specifically focusing on adapting approaches to make it more accessible in clients with neurodiversity.

She enjoys evidencing and brining an empirical approach to clinical and counselling work.