Dr. Anita Jhunjhunwala Mukherjee

Psychologist

Dr. Anita Jhunjhunwala Mukherjee - Psychologist  

About

Alumni of: Indian Institute of Science & Argosy University
Honorific Suffix: Dr
Given name: Anita
Family Name: Mukherjee
License: PSY 28771
Phone number: 650 690 2DOC (362)
Fax number: 650 590 4938
Languages: English, Hindi, Bengali
Email: ajm.admin@savantcare.com

Expertise

  • Working with hi-tech professionals
  • Depression
  • Stress & Anxiety
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Anger management
  • Trauma and PTSD

Location

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Admin assistant
Name: BG
Phone: 650-479-1DOC
Email: ajm.admin@savantcare.com

Treatment Orientation

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
  • Solution focused
  • Motivational interviewing
  • Holistic and integrated healthcare services
  • Spiritual and insight-oriented approaches

Affiliations and Certifications

  • Santa Clara County Psychological Association: Board Member & Local Advocacy Network Representative
  • Sourcewise (Area Agency on Aging): Board Member
  • PMI Certified Project Management Professional
  • Trainer for Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)
  • Facilitator for Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP)

Publications

After achieving her dream to be a computer engineer, Dr. Mukherjee worked in the software industry of different countries for many years as a software architect, a project manager, and as an entrepreneur. Subsequently, while volunteering extensively with at-risk population at different non-profits, a desire to acquire the necessary professional tools propelled her to complete a doctorate in counseling psychology, and she is now a licensed psychologist. This enables her to work for the causes that she believes in, and focus on mental health and quality of life.

Dr. Mukherjee believes that there is a lot of avoidable suffering which blocks individuals from realizing their true potential. Drawing on your existing hidden or manifest positive skills, Dr. Mukherjee helps you in healing so that you can adapt, transform and reinvent yourself.

In therapy, depending on the client’s needs and goals, Dr. Mukherjee draws from various modalities including cognitive behavior (CBT), dialectics, solution focused, spiritual, and insight-oriented approaches. Her aim is to provide holistic and integrated health services with a focus on mental, physical, and spiritual wellness of the patient.