EMOTICONS = Emotions + Icons; communication through expression"

About us

Welcome to EMOTICONS India

EMOTICONS India came into existence to help people deal with their troubles and bring in a positive change. Difficulties and stress are inevitable, but one should be able to cope with them in a healthy way.

EMOTICONS India was founded in 2014 as a psychological counseling, testing, training and research centre after having gained experience as professional psychologists and psychotherapists. The psychologists here are compassionate facilitators who collaborate with you to help you with your problems.

You can count on our sincere and honest efforts and the confidentiality we maintain.

We, at EMOTICONS India believe in providing research based services tailored to each individual's age, unique background and needs. We also believe in dealing with different perspectives and attitudes and not just the issues.

We are passionate about helping our clients to recognize and adapt the ups and downs they face, empower them to identify and pursue their goals and help them lead a content, happy and meaningful life.

VISION

We at EMOTICONS India aspire to reach out to all and enrich emotional health and personal growth.

MISSION

Our mission is to foster hope and healing of individuals with our holistic understanding of human behavior by promoting standard psychological practices.

Our Team
(We connect before we correct)

Nikunja Gujar

Ms. Nikunja Gujar
Founder | Director

Ms Nikunja Gujar

Founder | Director
(Psychologist, Psychotherapist, Trainer, Research Scholar, Counselor)

Ms. Nikunja Gujar has earned her post graduate degree in Industrial Psychology from Fergusson College, Pune. She is a Certified Rational Emotive Behavior Therapist from Albert Ellis Institute, New York, USA. She has been a visiting faculty for MA students at Fergusson College, Pune. She has also worked with LXL Ideas Pvt Ltd as an executive trainer. Ms. Nikunja has presented her research papers at state, national, and international conferences and also has published her papers at international proceedings. She is on empanelment as an advisory and trainer for stress management, work-life balance, emotional well-being and various such sessions for NGO’s and organizations in Pune. Ms. Nikunja has been conducting various group therapies and RECBT training for different social groups across different states.

Mrs. Anupama Ganu
Play Therapist

Mrs. Anupama Ganu

Play Therapist | EMOTICONS India

Mrs. Anupama Ganu has earned her postgraduate degree in child development from Mumbai University. She is a certified play therapist from Centre for Human Growth & Development. She is also a member of American Association of Play Therapy & National Association of Play Therapy, India. She has worked as play therapist for last 15 years counseling children from all strata of society. She has been working with different NGOs, adoption centers & hospitals as a play therapist and for 'Self-E' program for schools as a Self-E Master.

Ms. Shweta Sahasrabuddhe
Psychologist

Ms. Shweta Sahasrabuddhe

Psychologist | EMOTICONS India

Ms Shweta Sahasrabuddhe has completed her post graduate degree in Clinical Psychology from Pune University. She has earned her School Psychology Diploma from Jnana Prabodhini’s Institute of Psychology, (in affiliation with Pune University) She is currently working as a assistant counselor as well as a Self-E Master for school program called ‘Self-E’ right from its inception . She loves working with adolescents and has keen interest in the field of Positive Psychology.

Nikunja Gujar

Prof. Anil Sawarkar
Chief Mentor & Advisory

Prof. Anil Sawarkar

Chief Mentor & Advisory | EMOTICONS India
(Psychologist, Psychotherapist, Research Scholar, Psychometrician)

Mr. Anil Sawarkar has completed his M.Phil. in Clinical Psychology and his Ph.D. in the field of Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy from Pune University. He is currently heading a dept. of psychology, Fergusson College Pune. He carries decades of experience as a clinical psychologist and psychotherapist. He has been contributing his knowledge about psychometry, research, psychotherapy and other fields of psychology at different institutes and organizations all over India. He is a certified Rational Emotive Behavior Therapist. Mr. Anil has presented and published 19 research papers at state, national and international conferences. Mr. Anl Sawarkar has been conducting various group therapies, RECBT training, Research and Psychometric test development training for different social groups across different states.

Suraj Bholane

Mr. Suraj Bholane
Co-Founder

Mr. Suraj Bholane

Co-Founder
(Psychotherapist, Research Scholar, Counselor)

Mr. Suraj Bholane earned his post graduate degree in Clinical Psychology from Fergusson College, Pune. He is a Certified Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapist from Morphic Minds, An Affiliated Training Center Of Albert Ellis Institute, India. He has also done P.G. Certification in Psychological counseling from CCC, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India. He has been serving different NGO's for suicidal prevention and awareness programme. Mr. Suraj is also a researcher and has presented his research papers at national conferences.

Kaveri Bose

Ms. Kaveri Bose
Co-Founder

Ms. Kaveri Bose

Co-Founder
(Psychotherapist, Counselor)

Miss. Kaveri Bose is a Certified Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapist from Morphic Minds, An Affiliated Training Center Of Albert Ellis Institute, India. Miss. Kaveri loves working with children and has been serving de-addiction center and different NGOs for underprivileged children.