Our Team

"Hypnotherapy can be used to treat a host of disorders from stammering to sexual dysfunctions. Dr. Palan is one of the few genuine practitioners of this science which is otherwise much misunderstood and much misused."

Men at Work, Gentleman
(Indian Express Group)
August, 1996.

  Dr. B. M. Palan
M.D., D.Clin.Hypno. (USA)

Born on May 25, 1951, taught Physiology to medical students for 20 years. He headed the Psychosomatic Medicine and Hypnotherapy Clinic, S.S.G. Hospital, Vadodara and guided M.D. / Ph.D. students with M.S. University of Baroda for more than 10 years. Dr. Palan is also a Yoga teacher. He is the first doctor in India to have obtained Diploma in Clinical Hypnosis from the American Board of Medical Hypnosis.

Dr. Palan is conducting "tranceformation" (Holistic Stress Management & Self-development training) as well as "Towards Success & Excellence" (a training programme for Std. IX to XII students) workshops with various industrial and academic organizations since 1986.

Dr. Palan has contributed at National and International levels in the academic journals and books in the areas of stress management, psychosomatic medicine, Yoga and hypnotherapy.

    Dr. Venkat Iyer
M.D. (Psychiatry)

After his M.B.B.S. from Baroda Medical College, Dr. Iyer did post graduation in psychiatry. He is practicing as a consultant psychiatrist since 1994. Dr. Iyer is attached to Bhailal Amin General Hospital, Narhari Hospital and Marg Counseling Centre, M.S.University of Baroda. Counseling and psychotherapies are integral parts in his practice with pharmacotherapy for minimum required period of time

    Dr. Pala
M.D. (Psychiatry)

After his graduation - MBBS and post graduation MD (Psychiatry) from Baroda Medical College, Dr. Pala did his Senior Residency from AIIMS New Delhi. He is practicing as a consultant psychiatrist since 1999. Dr. Pala is visiting consultant to Bhailal Amin General Hospital, Sterling Hospital, Our Lady of Pillar Hospital, Spandan Multispecialty Hospital, Subhechha Multispecialty Hospital, Mental Health Clinic, KGP Children Hospital. Pharmacotherapy, counselling and psychotherapies are integral parts of his practice.

    Dr. Avanish G. Dave
M.D. (Physiology), D.C.A.Hypno.

Dr. Dave did his M.B.B.S and M.D. in Physiology and has served as Associate Professor in various medical colleges of Gujarat and India for about twelve years. He acquired a Diploma in Clinical and Applied Hypnosis and is now practicing Behavioral Therapy through Self-Hypnosis at Baroda and in Surat. He is a qualified Yoga teacher and has contributed in the research related to Yoga and Physiology. He is also qualified in Sleep Medicine and deals with sleep disorders through Self -Hypnosis. He has contributed research papers and published research articles to various national journals. He is conducting Holistic Stress Management and Self Enhancement Programs in various academic institutions, corporate and government organizations.

    Dr. Hashmukh Shah
M.B.B.S., D.C.A.Hypno., C.I.H., F.C.G.P.

Dr. Shah is a Family Physician, Industrial Physician, Hypnotherapist and Total Health Management Expert. He has got vast clinical experience of more than 35 years. At Samatvam, Dr. Shah is contributing in the area of Life Style Management and Counseling of patients with various psychological and biological ailments.

    Sumit Ghosal
M.A. (Clinical Psychology) & D.C.A.H.

Sumit is a Clinical psychologist & Child Therapist. He is now working in a reputed school as a School Psychologist and also at Samatvam Institute as a clinical Psychologist & Hypnotherapist. His work involves Psychological Assessment, Career counselling & treating clients with Cognitive-behaviour and Brief solution-focused Therapies, with N.L.P. and Hypnosis. He has helped people to realize their potential, to know and handle themselves better.

    Anuj Agrawal

Anuj is working in engineering consultancy industry. He did 'tranceformation' program in the year 2001 and since then has been actively associated with activities of Samatvam Pariwar (the link between Dr. Palan and all those who have done his 'tranceformation' program). He looks after communication aspects (electronic medium) and is involved in organizing of Anandotsav (weekend out-station program held annually, where learning & fun go together)

    Hima Kharod
B.Com., D.T.P.

A very sincere and hard working coordinator of Samatvam looking after multiple tasks, like reception, general administration, accounts, public relations and activities of Samatvam Pariwar always with a smile on her face.

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