Anna Chandy has been deeply involved in the mental health domain in India for more than 25 years. Her body of work encompasses counselling individuals from various walks of life including social influencers, entrepreneurs and business families; training and mentoring counsellors; and leading important strategic interventions aimed at driving systemic change in the country’s mental health ecosystem.
She also serves as the Chairperson of the Board of Trustees of The Live Love Laugh Foundation (TLLLF), a charitable trust which was founded in 2015 by actor Deepika Padukone, to give hope to every individual experiencing stress, anxiety and depression.
Anna is a columnist and author and her first book, “Battles in the Mind – Conquering and Winning Over Emotional Pain,” was published by Penguin Random House in June 2017. She has addressed a range of audiences in India and globally, including at TEDx.