Savita Date Menon, PhD, is a Psychologist having trained at Mumbai University, India. She is also a certified Health & Wellness Expert. She has worked in the field for almost 30 years. 10 years with Tata Steel Hospital, Jamshedpur, where she was responsible for setting up the Dept. of Psychiatry, and where she received several Quality Awards. And over 18 years with Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad, where she helped set up Apollolife, the Wellness Company of the Apollo Hospitals Group, in which she pioneered the concept of Rehab & Rejuve, by setting up Holistic Spas in Chennai & Hyderabad, with Rehab, Chronic Disease Management, Wellness & Rejuvenation, all under one roof.
She consults one on one, and also conducts Workshops in all areas of Mental Health & Positive Psychology, covering Stress and Burnout, Anxieties and Panic, Fears and Phobias, Parenting issues, Children and Developmental issues, Relationship and Marital counseling, Drug Abuse & Detox, Depression, Behavior and Change, Smoking Cessation, Work life balance, Health & Wellbeing, Communication & Counseling, Sleep Rehab & Relaxation, Women & Health and Happiness .
She also specializes in School Health, Corporate Wellness, & Chronic Diseases Management for
Hospitals and Insurance Companies, where she also conducts training programs & workshops. Her list of clients include Tata’s TMDC, XLRI, IIM, Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), HSBC, Amex, Computer Associates, J P Morgan, Motorola, DuPont, Deloitte, Dr. Reddy’s Lab (DRL), Tecumseh, Life Insurance Corporation (LIC), Indian Oil Corporation, in India, & Jotun Paints, Mashreq Bank, Standard Chartered, Commercial Bank of Dubai, Abu Dhabi Oil Corporation, Dubai Development Board, RAK Ceramics, Electro RAK, Guardian Glass, Arc International, Waldorf Astoria , RAK Academy, Gems schools and more in the UAE.
She has also conducted workshops for Wardens of Chanchalguda Prisons, Hyderabad, India.
Menon was co Faculty, Harvard Medical School (USA), for a series of Lifestyle Medicine seminars
Conducted in India in 2006. She also lectured in Spaulding Hospitals (Harvard Medical School), Boston, USA. She is also Faculty, Apollo Medical College, Avanti Engg colleges & Mofukkam Jha Management
College. In addition, she is Director Academics, (India), for Arabian Wellness, UAE’s Post Graduate Diploma in Lifestyle Medicine. Also, Menon is Member, Undergrad & Post grad Board of Studies, Psychology, Osmania University, Hyderabad, India and St Francis College, Hyderabad, India.
In her early years she worked with Intellectually Disabled Children and their Parents and was tied up
with Special Olympics International as the Global Clinical Advisor India for conducting Health and Psychological Screening for Special Children across the country.