Head of Psychology
Keerthi is the Head of the Psychology Department at Daffodils Child Development Center. Specializing in comprehensive support and intervention for children with diverse needs, she boasts certifications as a Clinical Psychologist, an ABA Therapist, and a National Certified Play Therapist. Keerthi is passionate about helping children reach their full potential, utilizing her wealth of knowledge and expertise to this end.
She has significant experience in diagnosing various disorders in children such as Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), and Learning Disabilities (LD). Keerthi skillfully uses psychometric tests like DST, DDSt, VSMS, BKT, WISC, CARS, ADI, Corner Scale, Dyslexia Junior, and WRAT to assess and evaluate children's cognitive abilities, social skills, and academic performance.
Keerthi prioritizes writing individualized plans and goals for children based on their unique baselines. By tailoring interventions to specific needs, she works tirelessly to enhance their potential and foster their overall development. Adept at motivating and counseling school-aged children, she creates and implements programs designed to empower them to overcome challenges, build resilience, and develop essential life skills.
A self-motivated professional, Keerthi is dedicated to continuous learning, staying abreast of the latest research and best practices. She is devoted to providing exceptional care and support to children and their families. She is also a proud mother of two young children, whose presence has strengthened her passion for her work and motivated her to make a positive impact in their lives.