About Us

Vaishali Pai

Occupational Therapist (OT)

An Occupational Therapist (OT) by profession and a Gold medallist in Bachelor’s and Master’s degree, with three decades experience working with big names like Spastics Spciety of India, Mallya Hospital, Vydehi Institute of Rehabilitation and Align Centre.

Vaishali has worked in child and adult rehabilitation in varied situations and facilities throughout her career. As a certified Early Interventionist, she is adept at handling infants and newborns, even as young as 1 week old. Her area of specialties are Paediatric Rehabilitation and Sports Rehabilitation which require different techniques ranging from OT techniques, Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP), Pranic Healing to name a few. Being a certified NLP practitioner has helped her to master methodologies that are adjutant for remedial teaching, for children who have learning issues, as well as children who may be on the Autism spectrum, hyperactive or have attention deficit issues. Soon, she plans to use not-so-known technique of EMG Biofeedback – that can help children and adults with physical dysfunction due to brain damage.

Positions held
  • Member of Executive Committee at the Disability NGOs Alliance, Bangalore
  • Board Member, Shri B D Thatti Memorial Charitable Trust, Laxmeshwar, Karnataka
  • Member of the expert committee for framing of syllabus for new Bachelor's Degree in Occupational Therapy course at Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore
Academic Background
  • Bachelor in Occupational Therapy (gold Medallist) Mumbai University, 1983-86
  • Masters in Occupational Therapy (Gold Medallist), Seth G S Medical College, Mumbai University, 1986-89
  • Certification in Earlly Intervention, California State University, Los Angeles, 2003-2006