Yesha Merchant

Research Assistant

Yesha is currently based in Gujarat and helps with implementing the UPSIDES Project. She has pursued her Masters in Neuropsychology and has experience in designing behavioural interventions and facilitating therapy for children with Autism. She has also conducted Oral Placement Therapy for children with speech disorders. She loves to read (particularly about plants) and experiments with gardening in her free time.

Professional interests: Rehabilitation and policymaking in mental health.