About Us

The smallest step in the right direction will end up being the biggest step of your life.

Astitva was conceived in 2010 with the vision to reach out and touch lives. Every individual is born with a unique identity and a beautiful mind, you just need to discover it.

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ASHA GNANAOLIVU
FOUNDER & DIRECTOR

Beautiful Minds Astitva was borne out of the stories of people’s lives and personal experiences that impacted Asha’s life.

Asha has a degree in Psychology and began her career as a counsellor, helping adults and children to resolve personal, social, educational and psychological concerns, to improve their sense of well‐being. She is a Child Development and Rehabilitation Specialist. She has worked in the areas of special needs, de-addiction, juvenile delinquency, and psychological well-being of both adults and children. Children have always been close to her heart.

Having an experience of more than 20 years in the field of rehabilitation, she also conducts training sessions and workshops for professionals to enhance their skills. She also won the Bhoomika Iconic woman of the year award in 2017 for her contribution in the field of rehabilitation.

MANAGEMENT TEAM

MARGARET FERNANDES
OPERATIONS MANAGER
NITYA G
COMMUNICATIONS
MANAGER
JAI PRABHU
ACCOUNTS & FINANCE
MANAGER
SHANTI GNANAOLIVU
ADVISOR
PRIYA MATHILAKATH
ADVISOR
SURENDER GNANAOLIVU
ADVISOR
GEETHA MONDOL
ADVISOR

DEPARTMENT OF SPEECH

NAVEENA GRACE ISSAC
MASLP, OPT LEVEL 2
ANNETT VARGHESE
MASLP
KARTHIKA VIJAY KUMAR
BASLP
AYISHA SHOUKHEEN K
MSc. SLP

DEPARTMENT OF PHYSIO & OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY

SRUTHI THOMMAN
OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST
MOT (Mental Health)
ZUHRA FARHEEN
PHYSIOTHERAPIST
MPT Pediatric
BHASWATI BAISHYA
PHYSIOTHERAPIST
MPT
POOJA KADAM
PHYSIOTHERAPIST
BPT

DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHOLOGY & MENTAL WELLBEING

DR. PRADEEP MUTHAIYA
CLINICAL ADVISOR
RACHEL NITHYA KARAT
MSC CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY
CHILD ADOLESCENT COUNSELLOR
PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT MANAGER
SHREA JOHL
BA PSYCHOLOGY
SPECIAL EDUCATOR
IDEATION TEAM LEADER
HASIKA SURESH
ART THERAPIST
MASTERS IN ART PSYCHOTHERAPY
SHREE SOUMEYA S
YOGA THERAPIST
BSC YOGA