is a non-govt. organization in the gateway of Northeast, Guwahati
founded by the vision & mission to empower indigenous women and
support their needs. It focuses on developing the potential of women
and support their needs. It focuses on developing the potential of
women & girls to drive long lasting equitable changes.
To change lives for better with positive mental
health & Well-being
Holistic approach towards positive
mental health by providingsupport, capacity building, vital information,
motivation to women in particular and society in general.
To promote Positive mental
To teach women to become
socially and economically empowered.
To help people build a
more stress free and positive lifestyle & Society
To provide all people acess
to a non-coercive and non-stigmatised psychological counselling
To create awareness among
people on current environmental issues & solutions
Ms Manjusha Deka Saikia, Founder and President
of PRATIKSHA is M Sc in Human Development and MA in Psychology
and presently pursuing her PhD . By profession a Psychological
Counsellor and Guest faculty of Down Town University, Panikhaiti
Guwahati. Ms Manjusha has more than 25 years of teaching experience
in psychology, Medical and Psychiatric Social Work, Family and
Child Welfare, Health and Nutrition, Child and Human Development
and Psychological Counselling. She has worked in educational
institutions as teacher and also as student counsellor. Past
experience include planning and executing programs and working
at grassroot level in a USAID assisted project undertaken by
a local NGO; and was involved with the counselling of trafficked
victims. Has more than a decade of experience in staying in
interior villages and working for Women Empowerment.
Ms Rumi Chetia, BA, B Ed , is the Programme
Co-ordinator and Chief Office Administrator. She has to
her credit 15 years of work experience in Office Administration.
Ms Anjumoni Haloi, H.S.
Trained by USHA Intl. Ltd. Affiliated School
run by PRATIKSHA.
Teacher/ Production Asst., Skill Development
Ms Korobi Haloi, M.A.
Resource Person, Skill Development Centre
Teacher, Edu-Empower Centre for Children & Adolescents.
Ms Rumi Barua, H.S.
Office Incharge, Community Mobiliser, Incharge- Production &