BRIEF HISTORY OF AMBA
The history of Amba Counselling Centre dates back to 1994 A.D. when it was established at Ashoka Place in the Exhibition Road, Patna south of the Gandhi Maidan. It was inaugurated by Padmshree Dr C. P. Thakur and presided by Dr L. N. K. Sinha, Head of the department of Psychology, Patna University. The inaugural function was attended by eminent persons of Psychology Prof Triloki Nath (PU), Dr Binay Choudhary, Commerce College, Dr Poonam Chandra(PU), Mr Zafar Zaidi, etc. as well as people from varied profession. It was widely covered by media.
It was shifted to G-1, Chandi Vyapar Bhawan, Exhibition Road, Patna in April 2003It's Present Address is :
Kanti Kutir, Gokul Marg,
North S. K. Puri
Patna- 800 013.
Dr. Mukesh Kishore is the senior consultant. Ph. D, Psychology ( Patna University) Passionate about serving humanity grew up in Patna. Later, from a 10-year diversion to social service and academia, he became one of the early mental health professional" of Bihar. His exposure to strategy and operations in mental health services runs wide and deep. Along the way, he helped set up and served as the Founding Consultant of the Counselling Centre (AMBA). Gathered experience of working as assistant to Dr L. N. K. Sinha in his private clinic. He has contributed scientific paper in 2004 at NIMHANS (National Institute for Mental Health and Neuro Sciences), Bangalore one of the pioneer Institutes of Asia in the field of Mental Health and Neuro sciences. Has undergone training at the NIMH (National Institute for the Mentally Handicapped), Secunderabad on "Assessment of Children", National Institute of Public Cooperation and Child Development (NIPCCD), New Delhi on "Sensitization programme on Family based Interventions for Children with Disabilities and Developmental Disorders". Enriched knowledge and experience by attending innumerable National/International conferences on learning, marriage & sex, and psychological disorders. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org