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Minnu Bhonsle

Minnu Bhonsle
Dr Minnu R Bhonsle, PhD, is a Mumbai-based consulting psychotherapist and counsellor. She conducts training programmes in Personal Counselling [Client-centred Therapy] and Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy, and also workshops in Stress Management, Art of Listening, Couple Therapy, and Communication Skills. Minnu has co-authored the book, The Ultimate Sex Education Guide along with Dr Rajan Bhonsle.

Why do Women Expose — a Psychotherapist Explains

From mating instincts to material gain, a psychotherapist explores the many reasons why women expose their skin

When the Father Rejects His Child

When the father rejects a child, how the mother responds to it proves crucial in determining the course of the child's life

How to Help a Friend Who is Feeling Suicidal

With the help of a true story, a psychotherapist tells you what you can do to help a friend who is showing signs of wanting to ‘end it all’

Men and women: different but equal

Men and women are neither inferior nor superior to each other because of their genetic make-up. They are both different parts of the life force that together make a whole

A psychotherapist’s open letter to Arvind Kejriwal

In an open letter, a psychotherapist tries to psycho-analyse Arvind Kejriwal—in a clinical yet compassionate way

Death penalty: Does it serve the purpose?

Minnu Bhonsle challenges the popular notion that death penalty deters rapists; she offers a long-term, overarching and effective alternative to prevent sexual crimes

A spouse who is also a work colleague

Working with your spouse comes with its set of challenges but, with the right approach, can be an immensely rewarding proposition

To deal with infidelity, first understand its causes

A relationship counsellor identifies the various reasons and forms in which infidelity occurs, and the mindset of the one who strays

Mother daughter relationship

It takes effort on the part of both the mother and the daughter to strengthen the bond they share

When and how to seek couple’s counselling

Couple’s counselling can help the relationship even when the path seems dark and dreary