If one is looking for a mental health professional with over 10 years of experience and expertise, one need not look any further. Ms. Paramita Bhowmick is the person for you. Having done both her M.Phil and Ph.D. in Psychiatric Social Work, she has the knowledge required to be an expert in the field. She works as a Consultant Psychiatric Social Worker with us at Cadabam’s, Bangalore and we are glad to have her on board.
She can treat various illnesses such as 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 issues are also concerns that she takes on. She can speak 3 languages, namely English, Bengali, and Hindi, and is, therefore, a great communicator as well. Her areas of interest are research, social media, product development, outreach, and strategizing. She is available to be contacted via her website if one needs to reach out to her.
Her belief is in a more holistic view of mental health care and community well-being. She has received awards such as the 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, India. She is also a notable member of the Indian Society of Professional Social Work. Her work has also been published in the National Journal of Professional Social Work and Artha J Soc Sci on the topic of Empowerment of Women in Disaster Management and Intensive Case Management on a Person with Treatment-Resistant Paranoid Schizophrenia. She has also taken part in notable conferences such as the 25th Asia-Pacific Joint Regional Social Work Conference – 2019, NIMHANS, Bangalore and the India and Social Work & Human Services - Academic Group, James Cook University, Australia at International Conference on Intercultural Social Work (ICISW 2018), MAHE, Manipal.