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Dr. Karthik Rajaram

- occupational therapy coimbatore

Dr. Karthik Rajaram

OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST
  • 5 / 5 (3005 Reviews)
  • Experience12+
  • Education:B.O.T, M.Sc Geriatric med, M.S NeuroPsy, PGDip in Guidance and Counselling, Ph.D Neuro psy rehab
Visit Schedule:ALL DAYS: 9:00am to 6:00pm

Karthik Rajaram occupational therapist Personal Biography:

Karthik Rajaram –Occupational Therapist 

Language Proficiency:  

English, Tamil, Malayalam, Telugu, Hindi, Sinhala, French, and Arabic.

Qualification:

  • Ph.D., Neuro-Psychology Rehabilitation- USC-USA
  • M.Sc., Geriatric care- CMJ- Sikkim
  • MS, Neuro-Psychology- USC-USA
  • PG Dip. in Guidance and Counseling- Madurai Kamaraj University
  • Bachelors in Occupational Therapy- Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University

Professional Experience:

  • Founder and Chairman- Steps Groups Rehabilitation Centre, April 2010 to date.
  • World Health Organization.
  • Practice license/ registrations in Five Countries.
  • Resource person in the field of rehabilitation for few countries.

Specialization:

  • Occupational Therapy
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Neuropsychology
  • Neuro- Rehabilitation Therapy
  • Guidance and Counseling
  • Family Therapy

Additional Qualifications:

  • Certificate course in Trans Actional Analysis (TAA).
  • Certificate course in Sensory Integration (SI).
  • Certificate course in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT).
  • Physical agent and modalities, special course for Occupational Therapist to use physical modalities to treat pain, and other problems 
  • Aqua Therapy for Muscular Disorders.
  • JP DAS Prep and Cogent method orientation program.
  • Gardner’s multiple intelligence trainer programs.
  • Master Trainer at Neuro-Linguistic Programming -NFNLP (USA)
  • K-Taping.
  • Drama for Autism.
  • ABA foundation program (USA).
  • Yoga for PwD

Expertise:

  • Expert in treating Autism, Developmental Delays, Sensory Processing Disorder, Developmental Coordination Disorder, Head Injury, Learning Disability, Spinal Cord Injury, Cerebral Palsy, Metabolic and Genetic Disorders.
  • Specialist in identifying innate intelligence of a person and using those as a treatment modality.
  • Expert in Marital Problems, Family Therapy.
  • Treating Gaming and Gadgets de-addiction.
  • Multicultural, multidisciplinary exposure in many countries in the field of rehabilitation and Child Psychiatry.
  • Hands-on experience in early intervention, starting from prenatal screening to habilitation of children.
  • Unique consultant Occupational Therapist for adolescents and adults with special needs.
  • Started the concept of assisted living for special needs and old age groups at Coimbatore where the neglected retired person’s community takes care of the abducted special needs children.
  • Initiated to utilise commerce by the special needs community as part of his vocational training and income generation (unique program) for the special needs community.
  • Functions residential therapy centre for Autism.
  • Runs residential therapy centre for Head Injury, Stroke (CVA) and Spinal Cord Injury.
  • Treated Many Dissociate Disorder patients.
  • Good experience in treating, Phobia, Anxiety and OCD clients.
  • Social activist and dedicated social worker.

Explorations:

  • His research works have increased life expectancy of many cerebral Palsy affected adults and adolescents.

He has done various researches in the following Domains

    • Art therapy to improve expression.
    • Aqua Therapy for Autism and Developmental Disorders.
    • Aqua Therapy to improve muscle function in Cerebral Palsy, Head Injury and Spinal Cord patients.
    • Drama therapy to improve Eye Contact.
    • Drama therapy to improve Social Skills.
    • Drama therapy to improve Intrapersonal Skills.
    • Hippo therapy for Autism, and ADHD children.
    • Hippo therapy to develop Balance and Coordination.
    • Music therapy to overcome Depression.
    • Music Therapy to improve speech among Autistic Children.