Dr. Prakriti Poddar
Chief Strategy Officer - National Women's Parliament
Prakriti Poddar is the voice of Mental Health and Emotional Wellness and has been since 2000. At the age of 25, in Canada, she set up Mind Over Image Consulting with the keynote “its not a make over, it’s a mind over!” She worked in Toronto and Mississauga working with battered East Indian women through her church, which supported the Salvation Army. She came to India in 2002 to meet her parents and instantly realized the dire need of her work in India.
She’s has studied many forms of healing and therapy with the best in the world, from Dr. Brian Weiss (Author, Many Master’s Many Lives) to the father of regression therapy Han Tendam in the Netherlands, to The California Institute of Clinical Hypnotherapy and the world renowned EEG Institute. She is a doctor of alternate medicine in the field of Clinical Hypnotherapy as well as an NLP practitioner and has been in the service of people giving workshops and talks on internal excellence and training on the development of various skills.
Prakriti is a woman who has been using all mediums to focus on the mental health concerns of India. Short Films, Songs, Workshops, Talks, and Talking on live social media platform of ‘The Better India’ where 15000 viewers were reached. Her Social Media platform reaches an audience of 4000 people and more via sharing posts. She has worked with schools, and colleges as well and is a motivational speaker on the subject. She was also a Speaker at National Women’s Parliament held at Amaravati where she addressed an audience of 12000 women, talking about empowerment for the youth leaders.