Dr. (Prof.) Minnu Bhonsle, Ph.D.
Senior Consulting Psychotherapist & Relationship Counsellor
Dr. Minnu R. Bhonsle has done her Doctorate in the field of Psychotherapy & Counselling and has been working in this field for 35+ years. She is a veteran in the field of Counselling Education and Training in a wide range of counselling models.
She is a qualified Trainer in the Robert Carkhuff model of Counselling (which is an offshoot of Carl Rogers’ Client-centered Therapy), Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy (REBT), Gestalt Therapy and Applied Transactional Analysis, and conducts intensive practical training programs in all these models for those in helping and people oriented professions.
To book an online appointment with Dr. Rajan Bhonsle, Dr. Minnu Bhonsle or Dr. Aman Bhonsle, Call +91 9821093902
She has trained more than 30,000+ professionals – doctors, psychiatrists, counsellors, psychologists, social workers, nurses, teachers, lawyers, HR professionals, management trainees, Indian Army & Navy officers, police officers etc. in various models of counselling in India as well as abroad.
Her module on “Humane Management” (Management with a Human Touch) which helps increase the Sensitivity Quotient (SQ) in the corporate world, is also extremely popular with leaders in management.
She has conducted several training workshops in various national & international organizations, conclaves, forums and institutes such as Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR), National Institute of Industrial Engineering (NITIE), Mumbai University, SNDT University, Rajiv Gandhi National Institute, Commonwealth Youth Programme, PRADAN etc., and has helped set up counselling cells for corporates and industries in remote townships.
Dr. Minnu Bhonsle’s papers have been published in various international journals such as the British Journal of REBT, the Bombay Hospital Journal, etc. She has co-authored “The Complete Book Of Sex Education” published by Jaico Publications. She is also one of the co-authors of the book – What the FUQ (Frequently Unanswered Questions about Sex) published by Leadstart Publications, which presents a trans-generational and multi-faceted perspective on matters related to human sexuality. These books are bestsellers in both Indian & International Markets and are available on popular e-commerce websites like Amazon.com.
She was given a special award for her contribution in the field of Counselling & Psychotherapy by the “Council of Sex Education and Parenthood International” in the year 2001.
She is also a Member of the Association of REBT (U.K.) & United States of America Transactional Analysis Association (USATAA).
She has been writing articles & features on relationships & psycho-social issues for prominent publications & internet sites such as NDTV, India Today, New Woman, Complete Wellbeing, The Afternoon, Life Positive, Parenting, Express Healthcare Management, Health Screen, Economic Times, Mumbai Mirror, Bombay Hospital Journal etc.,
She has popular Q&A columns to her name – ‘Heart 2 Heart’ for The Afternoon, ‘Heart Talk’ for My World (Future Media group), ‘Lifeline – Mind’ for Life Positive, ‘Baat Ban Jaye’ for Navbharat Times and a Sunday column in Lokmat.
In her spare time Dr. Minnu writes poetry, studies various philosophies and keenly follows geo-politics.