04 Jul, 2022
Saumya Nigam is a Counseling Psychologist. She completed her Masters in Clinical Psychology, PGD in Counseling Skills (TISS, Mumbai) & Basics in Addiction Management (NIMHANS). Post which she worked at UMMEED Centre for Child Development, Mumbai as intern, and volunteered at Aavishkar Centre for Self Enrichment, and Poddar Wellness. She was associated with iCALL, TISS as a Counsellor, providing psycho-social support via telephone and emails. She is peer mentor for Life Skills, CLL, TISS Mumbai and has delivered lectures on the same as Guest Faculty. As part of her association with TISS she has designed and worked on projects for Life Skills, Homemakers and has written papers on understanding Juvenile Delinquency. She has also taken workshops on Understanding & Managing Parental Fatigue and Managing Caregiver Burnout for the parents of Type1 diabetes.