Sonal has been working in the area of mental health & well-being for the past twenty years.
Her training is in Clinical Psychology, from USA, and in special education, from Bangalore. In the vast field of psychology and related areas, her interest lies more in positive psychology and well-being. As a specialist, her work is spread in many different settings.
With MNCs, she works on work life balance, Psychological Self-care, and Parenting sessions.
With young adults and children, she works on behavioural, academic and emotional issues.
She works intensively with children on their Social and Emotional Learning.
As a licensed psychologist, she does assessment for learning and academic challenges, developmental disorders, and emotional difficulties
Guiding parents of children with special needs to support their children
She conducts teacher and parent workshops to enable them to create a positive environment to support learning and emotional difficulties that children face.
Building awareness and initiatives for advocacy for inclusion through public events and social contribution
Currently, Sonal is involved in very interesting projects, she is associated with schools and organisations as their consultant psychologist, developing an online course on parenting, and training teachers on Psychological First Aid, and a project on making museums inclusive for all children.