“To deliver measurable outcomes for children with developmental delays and special needs through integration of specialist therapies, parent support & training."
“To identify and evaluate, as early as possible, those infants and toddlers who have developmental delays and special needs and provide them therapeutic interventions to improve their development.”
Safety, Respect, Integrity
Teamwork, Performance Excellence
14 Years of Ananya
Our Core Team
FOUNDER & DIRECTOR
Madhavi Adimulam is the Founder of Ananya Child Development Centre. Madhavi has a post-graduate degree in English Language and Literature. She studied Entrepreneurship at ISB (Indian School of Business), Hyderabad. She is a Certified Auditory Integration Therapist from iLs, USA. She worked/volunteered in some of the best special schools in the UK and attended numerous training in educating children with special needs. She trained in Sensory Integration & Developmental Movement Therapy from Extralesson Institute, Australia. She is also a certified Auditory Integration Therapist from ILS, USA. She is a certified Early Intervention Professional in ESDM (Early Start Denver Model by UC Davis) from MIND Institute, USA. Madhavi is also certified in PEERS®️ by Semel Mind Institute, UCLA, USA – A Social Skills Intervention Program.
Madhavi is a TEDx Speaker. Madhavi also is the founder of the Autism Society of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. Madhavi has over 20 plus years of experience in working with children with various special needs. She especially loves working with children who need help with Attention and Concentration, Auditory Processing, Pragmatics, Executive Functioning, Life Skills and Social Skills. Madhavi consults with Schools in and around Hyderabad and she also consults with NCERT (The National Council of Educational Research and Training, Delhi) in developing Guidelines and Teachers Training Manuals in 'Including Children with Special Needs in Primary Schools'. She is also a member of the Core Committee working on the RPWD Act (Rights for People with Disabilities Act) for the States of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, India.
HEAD OF SPECIAL EDUCATION AND THERAPY SERVICES
Lakshmi Kolanupaka is the 'Head of Special Education and Therapy Services'. She has a B.Ed. in LD, MBA (Education Management) and a Diploma in Early Intervention. She come 15 plus years of experience in working with children with diverse special needs like Autism, ADHD, Intellectual Disabilities, Cerebral Palsy, Learning Disabilities and Global Developmental Delay. She worked with Government Organisations, NGOs and Private organisations. She is working with Ananya since 2015. She regularly conducts trainings for parents and the therapists. She especially loves to work with children with ASD.
HEAD OF CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY
Isha Singh is an RCI certified Clinical Psychologist and Head of Clinical Psychology at Ananya CDC, Hyderabad. She has done her M.Phil. in Clinical Psychology from Amity University. She has over 15 plus years of clinical experience. She is proficient in educational and psychometric assessments for children and adults. She practices Cognitive Behaviour Therapy with both children and adults. Before joining Ananya CDC she worked as the Head of Psychology for the Department of Mental Health and Behavioural Sciences, Max Healthcare, Delhi. She joined the core team of Ananya in 2016. Isha also runs workshops/training programs for psychologists, school counsellors, special educators, teachers on various topics like child psychology, developmental psychology including school mental health. She loves playing basketball and champions the Go Green initiative in Ananya.
Behaviour Therapy (ABA/PBS)
Speech and Language Therapy
Auditory Integration Therapy (iLs)
Oral Motor Therapy
Sensory Integration Therapy
Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT)
Extra Lesson Therapy
Special / Remedial Education
We equip our full time dedicated, skilled therapists with continuous training programs, so they are updated with the latest methods of therapy.
We also have a team of (visiting) International consultants who work along with our therapists, bringing in synergy for beneficial outcomes.
Our team is in continuous conversation with industry experts across the globe, exploring new trends and methodologies. Knowledge sharing is one of the key values at Ananya Child Development & Early Intervention Clinic.