Dr. Natasha D’Cruz is a Psychologist, psychotherapist, trainer and researcher and has a PhD in Psychology.
She is a practicing Psychologist/Psychotherapist and has been extensively trained by people from across the globe, to enhance her passion for creative arts and psychology with the use of Music, Dance, Drama and Art as Psychotherapy. Dr. D’Cruz is also a licensed performer in Piano and certified in Voice from Trinity College of Music, London and has been trained in the entire gamut of Cognitive and Behaviour Therapies, as well as Adlerian Psychotherapy.
Her clientele ranges from ages 3 to 73 years and she is adept at handling cases across the developmental lifespan. Over the years she has been an international consultant with leading multi-national Employee Assistance Program (EAP) providers where she provides corporate training, brief therapy and coaching for their client companies.
Being passionate about teaching and training has led her to develop several courses for early career psychologists/counsellors as well as teachers and parents on various aspects of child psychology using innovative experiential techniques.
EMRC India hosted a series of lectures by her on the use of Music and Dance in Psychology on National Television. In addition she has been featured in several International and National publications for her use of Psychology with young people.
She is currently researching Evidenced Based Design for interiors and psychological variables in sports, besides being the founder president of Reach Out to Life Foundation a suicide prevention and youth development non profit organization and the founder director of NANIHI Group Pvt. Ltd.