News & Events

Conference on mental well-being of Institutionalised Children, Udayan Care.

Our founder, Ms Akanksha Chandele, invited speaker and panelist, along side imminent professionals and senior practitioners like Dr. Nimesh Desai, Director, IHBAS, Mr. Kristopher K. Bryant, Licensed Professional Counselor, Mr. Vikram Dutt, Child Protection Expert, Ms. Rita Singh, Member, DCPCR, Dr. Deepak Gupta, Psychiatrist, Dr. Dorcas Adepoju, Psychiatrist, Mr. Dhiraj Bhasin, Special Educator, Mr. Ian Anand Forber-Pratt, National Program Director, CERI at the day-long conference that brought together national and international mental health experts, to share insights and deliberate upon topics including resilience, post-traumatic stress disorder, self-harm, suicide, DBT and trauma-informed care.

Personality Development Program, Newgen Software Technologies.

An ongoing personality development program for children of Sadbhavna NGO under the Corporate Social Responsibility of Newgen Software Technologies Limited



Skills Development Workshop for Care-givers, DCPU-IX

Trainers from I Am conducted an experiential workshop on ‘Managing Challenging Behaviours’ for the staff and care givers of CCIs under the jurisdiction of DCPU-IX south west and Najafgarh district.
The 3-hour training focussed on the relevance of connection and communication with children under care and how to build a positive relationship with those who may present behavioral challenges at the home








Workshop on 'Self-care for Care-givers', Udayan Care.

The first step of caring for someone is caring for 'self'. A rare and beautiful experience created by I Am for the caregivers of the Udayan Ghar program. While taking care of little lives, these care givers have somewhere forgotten about themselves and it was a much needed experience for all to connect within and express themselves through stories, metaphors and their journey as carers, givers, humans!

Working with Children at Risk, I Am.

As a part of I Am’s continuous learning and professional development program for its employees, an in house 3-day intensive training was conducted for its team of counsellors on working with children at risk, emphasizing on: Childhood trauma, Risk and protective factors, Counselling in a child care institution.




Training for Aanganwadi Workers, Chaibasa, Jharkhand.

In association with Titli, trainers from I Am trained over 200 Anganwadi workers of the West Singbhum District of Jharkhand in effective strategies for connecting and nurturing the natural curiosity of children.