Dr Shelja Sen

Child & Adolescent Psychologist and Family Therapist, Author

Dr Shelja Sen (MPhil, DClinPysh) is a therapist, a writer, a story weaver and co-founder of Children First Institute of Child & Adolescent Mental Health. She is the author of the critically acclaimed books, All You Need is Love: The Art of Mindful Parenting, Imagine: No Child Left Invisible and Reclaim Your Life: Going Beyond Silence, Stigma And Shame In Mental Health. Shelja is a TED speaker and a columnist with Indian Express. She aligns herself with collaborative practices that honour the dignity of the person and work at developing richer narratives. She believes that we need to work at building ecosystems that nurture emotionally safe spaces for children and youth at home, schools and the larger community. 

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