Cini Padmanabhan

Cini  is a practicing behavioural counsellor and a wellness & happiness coach, with expertise in working with adolescents and women.

She holds a postgraduate degree from IIT Kanpur and has been a corporate workhorse for almost 18 years, having worked both in India and abroad. She has worked at the top IT companies in various capacities from development to management. She has also served as an off-campus faculty at BITS, Pilani , conducting classes for employees in corporate MS program. She has left the corporate world to follow her passion in training and counselling, working towards the emotional, mental and social  well-being of people.

Cini is an established life skills coach and trainer, with experience in training and mentoring Teachers, staff and students of educational institutions across India. 
Cini is a Certified NLP Practitioner (ABNLP approved) with Advance Diploma in NLP (ICF approved), Certified Associate Leadership & Executive Coach (ICF approved), Certified Wellness Coach (ICF approved), and Certified Life-Skills Coach and practicing counsellor. She aspires to utilise her experience and knowledge in creating a society of mentally strong, emotionally balanced and socially active citizens.

She is a certified career counsellor who can guide and mentor students in choosing career paths based on their Personality, Abilities and Interests. She has also helped adults who struggle with mid career crisis, in choosing a way forward giving meaning and fulfilment to their lives.

A Level 2 certified TO (theatre of the Oppressed) Facilitator, mentor and guide, Cini is also a voracious reader, story teller and also enjoys creative writing, especially poetry. Her forte is in research, content design, innovation and academic excellence.