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Executive Board & Committees

Office Bearers

For the term 2023-25

President: Anshuma Kshetrapal

Vice President: Nishi Joshi

Treasurer: Devika Mehta

General Secretary: Deepa Sai Avula

Joint Secretary: Tejali Kunte

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Office Bearers

For the term 2020-23

President: Preetha Ramasubramniam

Vice President: Anshuma Kshetrapal

Treasurer: Devika Mehta

General Secretary: Rashi Bijlani Tandon

Joint Secretary: Ruchi Shah Jhaveri

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Executive Board

For the term 2020-23

Akanksha Mishra

Bansi Modi

Disha Sampat

Manasi Gokhale

Neha Christopher

Niharica Shah

Nishi Joshi

Rashi Trehan

Ritu Shree

Tarana Khatri

Tejali Kunte

Yashvi Bhatnagar

IADMT Committees

The following committees have been set up by the Board and their functioning will be overseen by the President, Vice-president, General Secretary, and Joint-Secretary.  Each committee will have a ‘Team Lead’ who is elected by the members of the committee. They will facilitate and lead the committee in planning, organising, and executing the agreed-upon goals. Each committee will have at least 1 member from all the 3 membership categories.

Documentation Committee

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • To update all documentation and to see to it that the association adheres to documentation

  • To maintain democracy, transparency, and accountability in all documents of the association

Elections Committee

The committee will be formed by volunteers from the board before each term-end election.

EMAIL: elections@iadmt.org

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • To conceptualise fair elections for board members

  • To hold said elections in the most efficient way possible

Membership Committee

TEAM LEAD: Yashvi Bhatnagar

COMMITTEE MEMBERS: Jenisha Shah, Megha Jha, Rashi B. Tandon, Simone Saiya

EMAIL: membership@iadmt.org

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • To encourage membership and maintain membership logs

  • To follow up on memberships and benefits of membership

Newsletter & Publications Committee

TEAM LEAD: Bansi Modi

COMMITTEE MEMBERS: Aarohi Doshi, Dhwani Giri, Neha Christopher, Mudrika Awasthi, Sohini Bhattacharya, Tanushree Mishra

EMAIL: newsletter@iadmt.org

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  •  To come up with themes and articles for newsletters and other IADMT publications

  • To maintain ethical integrity by checking on the authenticity of all printed material

Education & Training Committee

TEAM LEAD: Tarana Khatri

COMMITTEE MEMBERS: Aanchal Anand, Aishwarya Santhosh, Neelima Raheja, Mugdha Shivapurkar, Srini Nelluri, Supriya Puri

 

EMAIL: education@iadmt.org

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • To vet programmes in the country offering certificates, diplomas, and masters in DMT

  • To offer standardised measures of quality, and implement them in the education of the field of DMT in India

Fundraising & Creative Outreach Committee

TEAM LEAD: Disha Sampat

COMMITTEE MEMBERS: Akanksha Mishra, Asawaree Patankar, Shravani Purandare, Suridhi Gupta

EMAIL: fundraising@iadmt.org

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • To create a ‘Code of Ethics’ document that will address the members who are DMTs/DMPs, DMTPs, and DMTFs

  • To be sensitive to the current infrastructure in India and take that into consideration while formulating ways to offer redressal to individuals or groups, deemed unethical

Research Committee

TEAM LEAD: Tejali Kunte

COMMITTEE MEMBERS:  Radha Joshi, Ritu Shree, Sanjini Kedia

EMAIL: research@iadmt.org

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • To promote ethical DMT research in India 

  • To work on resources that provide adequate, quality research material to DMTs, DMTPs, DMTRs, and DMTFs in India

Website Committee

TEAM LEAD: Niharica Shah

COMMITTEE MEMBERS: Ruchi Shah Jhaveri

EMAIL: website@iadmt.org

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  •  To make and maintain an updated website

  • To work on improving the user experience and functionality of the website

  • Supporting the Membership Committee in managing member & membership data

Ethics Committee

TEAM LEAD: Manasi Gokhale

COMMITTEE MEMBERS: Aditi Boratkar, Aditi Trivedi, Akshata Parekh, Anshuma Kshetrapal, Deepa Sai Avula, Mitul Sengupta, Murtuza Railwaywala

EMAIL: ethics@iadmt.org

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • To create a ‘Code of Ethics’ document that will address the members who are DMTs/DMPs, DMTPs, and DMTFs

  • To be sensitive to the current infrastructure in India and take that into consideration while formulating ways to offer redressal to individuals or groups, deemed unethical

Licensure & Policy Committee

TEAM LEAD: Preetha Ramasubramaniam

COMMITTEE MEMBERS: Jasmine Kaur Ahluwalia, Pallavi Shimpi, Rashi Trehan, Saar Dhingra

EMAIL: licensure@iadmt.org

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • To work alongside other psychology/psychotherapy / mental health associations to gain political visibility

  • To research and find ways to reach out for initiating conversations that focus on licensing with relevant government bodies

Public Relations Committee

TEAM LEAD: Nishi Joshi

COMMITTEE MEMBERS: Andrea, Devika Mehta, Mirthula Varshini, Parineeta Chandwani, Priyanka Jayaram, Rashi Trehan, Ridhima Bahl, Roshni Bhatia, Srushti Mahajan

EMAIL: pr@iadmt.org

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • To focus on forming national and international relationships through social media and other formats

  • To create awareness about IADMT

Already a member? Apply to become a Committee Member now by writing to the Committee of your choice.

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