GAZAL BANGA

B.A. (Hons) Psychology | Lady Shri Ram College for Women, Delhi University

M.A. (Mental Health) | Tata Institute of Social Sciences

Post Graduate Diploma in Counseling and Family Therapy

UGC NET qualified in Psychology

An alumnus of Lady Shri Ram College, Delhi University with Post Graduation in Mental Health, Ms. Gazal has been working with children and adolescents as a Mental Health Counselor for over 5 years. She passionately practices a positive and balanced person-centered approach.

Since, she strongly believes that Mental Health doesn’t exist in a vacuum, her interventions are holistically designed. All aspects of an individual- emotional, social, familial, psychological are worked upon in the pursuit of enhancing their health and well-being.

The Happiness & Well-being department of SGVP centers on:

  • Identification of individual needs of the children
  • Intervention through individual and group counseling therapy to enhance:
    • Emotional Skills & Social Skills
    • Behavior Modification
    • Self-esteem & expression
    • Resilience & Coping
  • Promotion of Mental Health & Well-being through seminars and workshops
  • Life skills training & Personality Development
  • Career growth & development

“Since every child is unique, counselors today have to be creative in order to be effective. Just like one needs the correct blend of colors to create a beautiful shade, a balanced melange of knowledge, expertise and creativity can bring out brilliant shades in a child.”

-GAZAL

‘Happiness & Wellbeing’ is SGVP’s initiative though which parents can consult the School Counselor for behavioral and socio-emotional issues of their child. It will be operated through whatsapp. You can post your concerns related to your child and the counselor will respond to those concerns with her expertise. The parents are requested to strictly follow the below mentioned guidelines:

  1. The timings for the platform are: 9.a.m to 11 a.m. (Monday to Friday).
  2. The whatsapp number is: +91 8980159900
  3. You are requested to post only child-related queries concerning his psychological, emotional, behavioral and health issues.
  4. The medium would be messages only. NO calls, video calls or audio recordings will be entertained.
  5. Posting junk or spam is strictly prohibited.
  6. Posting forwarded messages is strictly prohibited.
  7. Posting pictures is strictly prohibited.
  8. No whatsapp group must be created using this number.
  9. You can consult the counselor anonymously (i.e. it is not mandatory to reveal your own or your child’s details).