Afiya M Shafi is a licenced clinical psychologist and mental health expert committed to providing professional psychological services to individuals, families and communities. She completed her M.Phil. Clinical Psychology degree from National Forensic Science University, Gujarat with first rank and gold medal. She worked as a clinical psychologist and research assistant at National Institute of Mental Health and Neuroscience (NIMHANS) specifically in the area of neuropsychology. She has an expertise in cognitive behavioural therapy and has a specialist interest in depression, anxiety and personality disorders in adolescent and young adults. She is a resourceful public speaker and has given many seminars and training events on mental health. Her post graduate theses looked at women’s post partum mental health issues. Her personal passion is not only to assist her clients to overcome current issues but guid them towards emotional health, resilience and well-being.