Completed Masters in MSW Medicine and Psychiatry
Joined MEDICO-PASTORAL ASSOCIATION as Counsellor
Certified by NIMHANS & Rotary Bangalore East in Suicide Prevention via Telephonic Intervention
Active volunteer for SAHAI - Bangalore's first telephonic suicide prevention helpline
Certified in Advanced Counselling Skills by the Medico Pastoral Association
Trained in Eastern Approaches to wellness: Japanese Morita and Naikan Therapies
Joined Robert Bosch Engineering and Business Solutions Limited as their full-time Corporate Social Consellor; framed the Company Policy and Procedure for Employee Counselling Services
Trained in Grief Counselling under Anthony Yeo, Singapore's father of Counselling and the Founding President of the Association of Marital and Family Therapy, Singapore
Certified and trained in conducting Management Dialogue and Transition workshops by Robert Bosch International Training Institute, Germany.
Served as internal member of Grievance Board ((2006-2013) at Robert Bosch Engineering and Business Solutions.
Completed International Labor Organization’s (ILO) SOLVE Policy Course on Addressing Psychosocial Problems at work
Trained in Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal of Workplace Sexual Harassment of Women (POSH, Batch-1) by Karnataka Employers' Association
Enrolled for PhD in Social Sciences, School of Human Ecology, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai
Started Private Practice - founded DeStress Health Holistic Private Limited
Certified as Licensed PREPARE/ENRICH facilitator. Authorized to administer pre and post marital couple assessments, interpret the results and provide requisite counselling
Started work as external member and trainer for POSH and POCSO (Protection of Children from Sexual Offences) consultancy practice across corporates and schools pan-India.
Started Hospital Practice with Telerad RxDx Bengaluru
My name is Rohini and I am a Clinical/Psychiatric Social Worker and Counselling Psychologist. I have been working for over 20 years as a Mental Health Professional, Marriage Counsellor and Mental Wellness Coach. DeStress Holistic Health is my private consulting practice, started in 2015, with an intent to provide professional, inclusive and easy-access mental health support in a structured and systematic manner to anyone who reaches out for help or solace. I believe that positive psychological practice and affirmative psychotherapy enhances wellness among individuals and families and we aim to promote the same through DeStress Holistic Health as well.
I am a Karnataka Employers Association trained POSH(Prevention of Workplace Sexual Harassment)/POCSO(Protection of Children from Sexual Offences) Compliance Consultant and Resource Person and I have 15 years of specialised work experience in this field alone.
I do not claim to have the knowledge and expertise to help all of you with all the problems that you may be dealing with but I can assure you that when you reach out, your effort will not go in vain. You will be respected at all times and your concerns addressed with genuineness, non-judgmentally, confidentially and professionally, which is the essence of counselling and the ethical foundation upon which DeStress Holistic Health Private Limited has been built.
Thank you for reaching out… the first step is always the hardest. It is only going to get better from here.
Building resilience & rebuilding life after a Traumatic Experience.
Bullying is unwanted, aggressive behavior among children / teenagers that involves a real or perceived power imbalance. Support for children and parents
Cathartic support; help with compartmentalising and building the structure and support you need
Focusing on client comfort and working towards authenticity, self-acceptance and relationship challenges
Sleep deprivation affects your psychological state and mental health. Learn how to get your circadian rhythm & your energy back
Learn effective ways to cope and bounce back in your professional career.
Stress occurs fairly often in life, but high levels of stress can have a negative effect on physical and mental health. Learn how to recognize the signs early and take care of it effectively
Unexplained anger, persistent scdness, Feeling of inadequacy, Broken self-Confidence may all be signs of depression. Learn how to manage it constructively
Pre-marital and Marital Counselling
Parenting can be extremely fulfilling and equally overwhelming at the same time. Learn how to hope with this contradiction and the guilt associated with tough love
Learn how to improve your self-esteem, overall body image and self confidence issues. Transform negative self-talk to self-affirmation.