Our contributors

Our writers are domain specialists, health and fitness experts, wellness professionals, spiritual thought leaders—many are pioneers in their own right.

Here is a list of the writers who have contributed one or more articles to Complete Wellbeing over the past several years. Click on the name to read more about them.

avatar for Dinesh KumarDinesh Kumar (1)

Dinesh Kumar has been a mental health counsellor since 20 years. He provides free counselling to clients of varying ages and backgrounds. He has also authored the book Corporate Capers and can be reached at deejayjogs@gmail.com

Shraddha GuptaShraddha Gupta (1)

Shraddha Gupta is the founder of StreetTrotter, a travel, culture and fashion blog that inspires people to look good, live healthy and travel better. In 2014 she completed the Chadar Trek, one of the wildest frozen river treks in the world.

Eva MendesEva Mendes (1)

Eva Mendes, LMHC is an Asperger/ Autism specialist, couples counsellor, author and speaker. She is the author of the book Marriage and Lasting Relationships with Asperger Syndrome. She has a private practice in Boston, MA.

Archana SinghArchana Singh (1)

Archana Singh is a brand strategist by profession and traveller by passion. Her travel plans are usually fluid and take her to offbeat places across India and the world. Read more about her travel experiences at her website.

Chetna ChakravarthyChetna Chakravarthy (1)

Chetna Chakravarthy is an Alternative Healing Practitioner practising TriOm Touch Therapy, Chakra Cleansing and Oracle Card Reading. These modalities became a natural choice as her core practice because she believes in empowering people who come to her seeking answers.

Marianne St ClairMarianne St Clair (1)

Marianne St Clair is a life coach who inspires her clients through the Art of Play with fun and practical ways to address life’s many facets such as relationships, money, addictions, sexuality and spirituality.

Emma DupontEmma Dupont (1)

Emma Dupont is the proprietor of The Emma Dupont School of Etiquette, London, specialising in international ladies, businesses and families who have relocated to the UK.

Brenna HicksBrenna Hicks (1)

Brenna Hicks is a licensed therapist and stay-at-home mom. She created The Kid Counselor blog to offer parenting and play therapy tips. She has been featured in The New York Times, and on CNN and iVillage.

Pooja RuprellPooja Ruprell (1)

Pooja Ruprell is a multifaceted personality. As author, blogger, mother, business manager, certified life coach and mentor to new immigrants, she struggles multiple roles—with passion, perseverance and prayer.

Pam GarcyPam Garcy (1)

Dr Pam Garcy, PhD, is the author of the best-selling author book The Power of Inner Guidance: Seven Steps to Tune In and Turn On, and other personal development books available on amazon.com

Divya SharmaDivya Sharma (1)

Dr Divya Sharma, MD, is a gold medallist dermatologist; she practices in Bangalore, India.

Ali KhwajaAli Khwaja (1)

Dr Ali Khwaja, PhD, is a montessorian and an engineering graduate from Institute of Science and IIT Bombay, MIE, MIIM. He is the founder of Banjara Academy.

Kathy MerlinoKathy Merlino (1)

Kathy Merlino writes about the emotional and psychological aspects of retirement. Kathy believes retirement takes more than financial preparation and is a journey rather than an arrival at a life destination.

Susan HeitlerSusan Heitler (3)

Dr Susan Heitler, PhD, an internationally known American clinical psychologist, is author of The Power of Two and PowerOfTwoMarriage.com—a book and an interactive website that teach the skills for enjoying a loving and long-lasting marriage partnership. You can connect with her through her website.

Suzi TuckerSuzi Tucker (1)

Suzi Tucker is co-founder of the Bert Hellinger Institute and author of Gather Enough Fireflies.

avatar for Anupama JoshiAnupama Joshi (1)

Anupama Joshi is a freelance writer based in Mumbai.

Vijaya MagarVijaya Magar (1)

Vijaya Magar has been associated with The Yoga Institute for the last 10 years. She conducts different health and corporate camps within and outside Mumbai.

Shola RichardsShola Richards (1)

Shola Richards is the founder of The Positivity Solution. As a keynote speaker, consultant and self-professed “kindness extremist” he will not rest until bullying is eradicated from the workplace.

Akshay NareshAkshay Naresh (1)

Akshay Naresh is a doctoral student in clinical psychology in Berkeley, California. He currently works as a student clinician at the Berkeley Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Clinic.

Sunaina RekhiSunaina Rekhi (1)

Sunaina Rekhi pursued a degree in psychotherapy and counselling. After a double major in Economics and Econometrics and a child development degree, she eventually found her Gaya in yoga and completed her teacher’s training from Rishikesh. She teaches yoga across Mumbai.

C P BelliappaC P Belliappa (1)

C P Belliappa is author of Tale of A Tiger’s Tail & Other Yarns from Coorg, Nuggets from Coorg History, Victoria Gowramma: The Lost Princess of Coorg, and Tongue of the Slip published by Rupa publications. He is an avid golfer and also manages his estate in Coorg, known for growing the finest coffee and spices.

Brandon SmithBrandon Smith (1)

Brandon Smith is an executive coach, culture consultant, professor and workplace superhero. He's curing workplace dysfunction one office at a time.

Graham JonesGraham Jones (1)

Graham Jones is a psychologist who specialises in Internet use and behaviour. He is the author of 29 books. He now helps businesses profit through a better understanding of the online behaviour of their customers and potential clients.

Duana C WelchDuana C Welch (2)

Duana C.Welch, Phd, is the author of Love Factually: 10 Proven Steps from I Wish to I Do.

Elita AlmeidaElita Almeida (1)

Elita Almeida is an avid solo traveller, freelancer and blogger. Travel and the people she meets through her journeys are her muse and inspiration. Hence, have feel will travel.

Courtenay CareyCourtenay Carey (1)

Courtenay Carey is co-founder and CEO of The South African School of Etiquette and the CEO and founder of AfroProtocol: The African Institute of Protocol. She is the most highly certified etiquette and protocol consultant in Africa and the Middle East.

Jodi RR SmithJodi RR Smith (1)

Jodi RR Smith is an American etiquette expert specialising in social and professional conduct. She is the founder of Mannersmith Etiquette Consulting, and the author of three books published by Barnes and Noble.

Ciara ConlonCiara Conlon (1)

Ciara Conlon is a productivity consultant and author of Chaos to Control. She helps busy professionals save time and get productive. Ciara has developed strategies to help her find time to work, write, rest and play, all before breakfast.

Karan BajajKaran Bajaj (1)

Karan Bajaj is the best-selling author of Keep off the Grass and Johnny Gone Down. He was among India Today’s 35 Under 35 Indians and nominated for the Crossword Book of the Year and India-plaza Golden Quill. The Seeker is Karan’s first international novel.

Savannah GreySavannah Grey (1)

Savannah Grey is a writer and hypnotherapist. She holds degrees in journalism and psychology. She is the founder of Esteemology, a website dedicated to educating and healing survivors of abusive relationships. She is currently working on her first book and an online course geared towards helping people improve their self-esteem.

Anamika AgnihotriAnamika Agnihotri (1)

Anamika Agnihotri is a mother of a 5-year-old book enthusiast. She is an introvert, a spiritual seeker and an eternal learner. She considers herself as a silent crusader against gender bias and gender stereotypes. She blogs about the picture books she reads with her son and her stories as a parent on her blog ‘The Bespectacled Mother’.

Sue FoxSue Fox (1)

Sue Fox, a pioneer in the Etiquette Consulting Industry, has provided etiquette products, group training, and private consultations for more than 19 years with her company, Etiquette Survival. She is the author of Etiquette For Dummies, Business Etiquette For Dummies, and Wedding Etiquette For Dummies.

Catherine TiddCatherine Tidd (1)

Catherine Tidd is the author of Confessions of a Mediocre Widow. She is a public speaker and also writes for The Denver Post’s Mile High Mamas.

Rathina SankariRathina Sankari (2)

Rathina Sankari is always on the look out for some interesting folklore and stories of culture at every destination. She loves staying with the locals for an experiential travel.

Janvi ChitaliaJanvi Chitalia (1)

Janvi Chitalia, is a holistic nutrition counsellor and personal instructor.

Mansi PoddarMansi Poddar (1)

Mansi Poddar, MA in Counselling for Mental Health and Wellness, is a licensed Heal Your Life teacher [USA]. She is certified in trauma treatment, CBT and spirituality-based psychotherapy.

Julie DohrmanJulie Dohrman (1)

Julie Dohrman is one of New York’s most sought after yoga teachers for her expertise in teaching intelligent and spirited classes. Julie teaches Shaktiyoga Align + Flow and is the founder of Shaktiyoga New York - RYS-200.

Karen KoenigKaren Koenig (1)

Karen R. Koenig LCSW, M.Ed., is a psychotherapist, blogger, eating coach, and author of six books on eating and weight. Her expertise is the psychology of eating—the how and why, not the what of it. She practices in Sarasota, Florida.

Kim BowenKim Bowen (1)

Kim Bowen is a marriage counselor and coach with a practice that focusses on relationships. She works with clients all over the world. Kim almost lost her own marriage many years ago when she felt she loved her husband but was no longer in love with him. Turning her own relationship around to become loving again taught her what is possible with the right tools and information.

Rangana Rupavi ChoudhuriRangana Rupavi Choudhuri (2)

Dr Rangana Rupavi Choudhuri, PhD is a heart-centered dynamic leader in the field of wellness, personal development and spirituality. She graduated from Oxford University and now leads a global learning organisation.