Designation : Professor & HOD- Psychology
Qualification : Ph.D
Email-ID : firstname.lastname@example.org
Anita Rajah is a Consultant Clinical Psychologist with nearly 30 years of experience in the corporate, health and education sectors. From 1998 to 2011, she practiced in Kochi where she established Clinical Psychology services in private clinics and hospitals. She joined Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi and created an independent Department of Clinical Psychology in 2009. Wanting to create impact at scale and to prevent rather than treat mental health issues, she changed sectors and moved into Education. She joined the Piramal Foundation for Education Leadership in 2013, where she headed a vertical at the Centre of Excellence in Socio-Emotional Learning until 2021. She has completed her MPhil from NIMHANS , PhD from Amrita University and is a Fulbright Doctoral Fellow. She has several publications to her credit. She is a trustee at MEHAC foundation- an NGO that provides mental health services to some of the poorest districts of Kerala.