Team at DTC GTH Mumbai
Dr Sarika Abhijeet Dakshikar
Associate Professor and Head of Unit (Unit II)
Department of Psychiatry, G.T.Hospital,
Grant Government Medical College, Mumbai
In Charge, De-addictiion centre (Govt of Maharashtra), G.T.Hospital, Mumbai
Nodal Officer at DTC GTH Mumbai
Dr Sarika Dakshikar is working in De-addiction Unit of G.T. Hospital for nearly 9 years. She was working as Assistant Professor initially then as Associate Professor and now as Head of Unit since last 2 years. She has been conducting awareness programs for youth, their parents and general public for last 9 years. She’s also visiting psychiatrist to district central prison where she treats the patients with substance use disorder both male and female inmates and conducts individual counseling focusing on quality of life once the prisoners are released.
She’s member of district committee to conduct programs under aegis of NashaMukt Bharat Abhiyan and actively conducted awareness programs for the same. She also represents the institute in regular meetings held at west zonal office of Narcotics Control Bureau.
MBBS, MD Psychiatry
Medical Officer at DTC GTH Mumbai
Dr. Prashant Jalak has completed his MBBS from GMC Aurangabad and done MD Psychiatry from J.J. Hospital Mumbai. He Joined as a Medical Officer in DTC GT Hospital from 1st August 2022.
BA Psychology, MA Counselling Psychology
DTC Counsellor at DTC GTH Mumbai
Rucha Nerurkar has completed her BA Psychology and MA Counseling Psychology. She was counselling Psychologist in Manaswasthya Counseling Centre between November 2021 to February 2022. As a counsellor she prefer eclectic approach and uses CBT along with Motivational Enhancement Therapy.
Ms Gautami Pole
DTC Nurse at DTC GTH Mumbai
Ms Gautami Pole, worked in G.T. Hospital for 29 years, retired as Assistant Matron. But her love for public health and patient care didn’t let her sit quietly. She immediately took up the opportunity to serve the patients and is working as Staff nurse from day 1 of this clinic.