Sancheti Healthcare Academy has presented the First ever Creative Arts Therapy Awards in India on Sunday, 29th April 2018

Sancheti Healthcare Academy has presented the First ever Creative Arts Therapy Awards in India on Sunday, 29th April 2018

 

“Celebrating our Silent Heroes„

Sancheti Healthcare Academy presented the 1st ever Creative Arts Therapy Awards in India on Sunday, 29th April 2018

12 such changemakers, unsung heroes, who, with their vision, initiative and drive, are not only transforming the lives of people, but also making the world a better place were the recipients of the Creative Arts Therapy awards.

Sancheti Healthcare Academy sought to recognise and reward individuals from five categories of Dance, Drama, Story telling, Art, Adventure..

The Creative art therapy awards were in various categories of Dance and Movement therapy (Dr. Syed Pasha: Lifetime Achievement, Dr. Nikhil Shasane, Mr. Hrishikesh Pawar), Art therapy (Ms. Ketaki Pimpalkhare, Ms. Saba Sayyed), music therapy (Mrs. Manjusha Raut, Mr. Varun Venkit), drama therapy (Dr. Parasuram Ramamoorthi), Story telling/ poem/ literature therapy (Mr. Ajay Gupta), Sports and Adventure Therapy (Mr. Devanshu), Animal Assisted Therapy (Ms. Minal Kavishwar) and Clowning Therapy (Mr. Krishnakumar Balasubramanium).

The brainchild of Mrs. Manisha Sanghavi – Executive Director (Sancheti Group). These awards are critical to recognise and acknowledge the work of these Silent Heroes who use Creative Art Therapies to heal. The Award ceremony was a turning point in the field of Creative Art Therapies. This was a moment that will be etched in history and will create ripples in times to come.

All the award winners were happy to receive this award and was a bigger achievement for their work to be recognised by the Medical fraternity.The perspectives of the awardees on enhancement of mental health and physical function by using art were commendable.

It was a very emotional evening for all of us.