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Dr Pooja Sharma

Life Coach, Hypnotherapist, Emotional Counsellor
21 years of experience
Dr Pooja Sharma is an Emotional Wellness counsellor, IMDHA Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist, Life Coach and Motivational Speaker. She has done her Masters in Management Studies and Doctorate In Management. Having over 18 Years Of Corporate Experience In Various Sectors, like Healthcare, Education and Pharmaceutical, Dr Pooja Sharma is Founder of Eternal MIND, where focus is on Learning About Emotions And Improvising Self Abilities. She has been associated with various organisations like Global Goodwill Ambassador Association, Navy Wives Welfare Organization as Emotional counsellor, which has honed her expertise in areas of interpersonal relationship, Concentration & Focus, Pre and post Marital issues, Parenting , Adolescence issues and other Personal and Work life concerns. She has conducted various workshop on Emotional Health issues and Personality Development. Dr Pooja is a patient listener and passionate about understanding and helping individuals in their attempt to achieve a sense of well being and purpose in life. She facilitates the process of self-awareness and change management using tailor-made approaches in the best interest of her clients. Dr Pooja Sharma guides and facilitates Emotional Wellness and Personality Development through personalized sessions. She provides services to resolve:- Adolescent Problems, Anxiety, Behaviour & Thought Problems, Anger Counselling and Crisis Management, Depression, Therapy, Early Parenting Issues, Emotional Outbursts, Family Problems, Grief, Individual Counselling, Intimacy Issues, Life Coaching for Loneliness & Low Confidence, Marital Problems, Marriage Counselling, Emotional Health Problems, OCD, Parenting Issues & Doubts, Pre Marital Problems, Stress Management, Trauma, Fear & Phobias.
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What People Say About DocVita

Here are a few of the many positive reviews our clients give about their transformative experiences with DocVita therapists.

"I have been taking session weekly with Ms Sanchita for 7 months now and always feel better after my sessions and overall too i find much improvement in my issues. She is compassionate and creates a safe environment for me to discuss my problems and helps me navigate through my feelings and helps me feel calm."
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"Very good service provided from home to cater our needs and have an amazing team. Kanika mam, is the most helpful person when one needs help. I would suggest her to anyone any day."
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Review for: Ms Kanika, Clinical Psychologist, RCI-Licensed
"Suma has been my therapist for 8 months to me and helped me come out of social anxiety and overcome my depression and low self esteem. She is a very great listener and the techniques/resources she provided to improve my mental health are amazing! Highly recommend."
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Review for: Ms Suma, Clinical Psychologist, RCI-Licensed
"Tania is a really great listener and would make sure i am being understood and that is something that I desperately wanted in my therapist! Highly recommend!!"
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"I had a good experience with my therapist Ms.Parvathy Ramakrishnan. She really made an effort to understand and analyse me. I have attended 5 sessions so far and it's been really helpful."
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Confidential & Private Online Sessions via Trusted Platforms

At DocVita, we offer confidential sessions over Google Meet or Zoom. Your therapy sessions are never recorded, and whatever information you exchange with your therapist remains between you and them, ensuring a private and supportive therapeutic journey.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Who is a therapist?

Therapists are skilled mental health professionals who work alongside individuals, couples, families, and groups to provide support and address mental health issues. In a safe and supportive environment, therapists assist clients in examining their thoughts, emotions, and behaviors, leading to personal growth and improved life outcomes.

How can I find a therapist in Pondicherry?

To find a therapist in Pondicherry:

  1. Browse through the list of therapists in Pondicherry at DocVita and choose the one that aligns with your schedule, availability, and budget.
  2. Use our tool to get matched to a therapist. Simply answer a few simple questions. Based on your answers, our algorithm will match you to a therapist who suits your needs.
  3. Connect with a dedicated DocVita Care Manager over chat. They can help you choose a therapist that fits your needs.

Does online therapy work?

Online therapy, validated by various global studies, is a proven and effective alternative to in-person therapy. Online mental health care ensures a streamlined, hassle-free experience, enhancing consistency, flexibility, and convenience. It breaks down geographic barriers and reduces the financial burden associated with travel. At DocVita, we emphasize regular engagement and progress in therapy by integrating appointment reminders to help clients remember their scheduled sessions.

Are my sessions at DocVita confidential?

Complete confidentiality is maintained in all sessions at DocVita, conducted either through Google Meet or Zoom, with no session recording. Rest assured that any information shared with your therapist remains confidential and is not disclosed to anyone else.

How can I book a session with a therapist in Pondicherry?

To book an appointment with a therapist in Pondicherry:

  1. Find a therapist by browsing through our directory, use our match-making tool, or get in touch with a dedicated DocVita Care Manager.
  2. Select the type of consultation you want to opt for - individual, couples, or family.
  3. Select your preferred date and time slot.

  1. Complete the payment.

Once you have made the payment, your appointment will be confirmed instantly. If there is anything you need help with, please get in touch with a dedicated DocVita Care Manager, and it shall be our pleasure to provide support for your therapy journey.

Q. 6 What is the time duration of a therapy session?

While a standard therapy session lasts 45 to 60 minutes, the duration can vary due to the flexible nature of the therapeutic process.

How much does a therapist cost in Pondicherry?

DocVita offers therapy sessions starting at ₹1500 or US $20, with additional considerations such as the therapist's qualifications, specialization, approach, session duration, and frequency influencing the total cost in Pondicherry.

Recognizing the importance of investing in mental health resources is crucial. Selecting the right therapist can significantly improve the effectiveness and efficiency of your treatment, potentially resulting in long-term time and cost savings.

Are all therapists working at DocVita verified professionals?

A green check mark is assigned to all validated professionals at DocVita, indicating they have successfully met our criteria and are qualified to deliver high-quality therapy services.

How can I find a Tamil, Telugu, or Malayalam-speaking therapist in Pondicherry?

At the top of our page, we offer a convenient language filter, ensuring proficiency in Tamil, Malayalam, English, Telugu, and other languages. In Pondicherry, where five languages are officially recognized, DocVita’s ability to cater to a diverse community seeking therapy services can make it easy for people to connect with a therapist who speaks their native language.

Within our network, we have therapists skilled in 17 languages, fostering accessibility and understanding for individuals from varied linguistic backgrounds. Opting for a therapist skilled in your desired language promotes a more comfortable expression of emotions, ensuring better symptom explanation and a smoother treatment process.

Seeking Therapy in Pondicherry

Pondicherry is slowly becoming a popular tourist destination. The city's popular vacation destinations attract a massive crowd each year. However, this rapid urbanization has introduced new challenges and issues that may give rise to mental health concerns. Hence, Pondicherry is actively fostering mental well-being and ensuring enhanced accessibility to therapy. Within its serene landscapes and diverse cultural milieu, the city is gradually acknowledging the pivotal role of mental health.

In recent times, an elevated awareness in Pondicherry has resulted in a growing number of individuals being open to seeking therapy. The city takes pride in fostering a culture that aims to eradicate mental health stigma and advocate for comprehensive mental well-being. Against the backdrop of Pondicherry's tranquil urban environment, therapy is emerging as a valuable means of support, contributing significantly to improving the quality of life for its residents.

How to Select the Top Psychologist in Pondicherry?

Discovering an ideal therapist in Pondicherry involves aligning your preferences and requirements with the available options. Engaging in thoughtful research and considering the following factors can help streamline your search for the most suitable therapist in the city:

  1. Define Your Objectives: Clearly understand your goals for seeking therapy in Pondicherry. Identify the specific challenges affecting various areas of your mental health that you wish to address. This knowledge will assist in shortlisting therapists who specialize in your particular concerns.
  2. Validate Qualifications and Expertise: Ensure the therapist is registered with a reputable professional body such as the Indian Association of Clinical Psychologists (IACP) or the Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI). Look for relevant educational qualifications like a Master's or M.Phil. degree in Psychology.
  3. Select Your Preferred Language: Leverage DocVita's diverse network of professionals fluent in as many as 17 languages. Choose a therapist who speaks your preferred language to enhance communication and foster comfort.
  4. Understand Therapeutic Approaches: Familiarize yourself with various therapeutic modalities. Some might resonate with you more than others. Opt for a therapist who practices those particular approaches.
  5. Prioritize Convenience: Opt for a therapist who instills a sense of trust and openness, ensuring you feel comfortable and receptive during your therapeutic journey.
  6. Assess Location, Accessibility, and Cost: Consider the practical aspects of therapy, including cost, location, and accessibility, especially if multiple sessions are anticipated. Online therapy provides flexibility, minimizing location constraints.
  7. Explore Therapists Offering Introductory Calls: Take advantage of the 15-minute introductory calls offered by DocVita. A brief call can set the foundation and expectations, helping you find a therapist best suited to your concerns.

Recognize that the search for the right therapist may require time. Exploring different options or switching therapists is acceptable if your current choice doesn't meet your expectations. The ultimate goal is to find a therapist in Pondicherry who can support you to achieve your goals.

Confidential & Private Online Sessions via Trusted Platforms

At DocVita, we ensure that your sessions are 100% private and confidential. All therapy sessions take place over Google Meet or Zoom and are never recorded. The information you exchange with your therapist remains between you and them, ensuring a private and supportive therapeutic journey.