Dr. Purvi B. Gandhi

Specializing in Integrative Health & Wellness

sep   About Us

Dr. Purvi GandhiDr. Purvi B. Gandhi is a clinical psychologist, licensed in the State of Florida (PY7693) and California (PSY19104). She provides psychotherapy, life coaching, and consultation services to the Greater Orlando area.  She also completed training in yoga and vipassana (mindfulness) in Los Angeles and is a registered and certified yoga teacher (RYT200); she teaches corporate yoga at local organizations, along with classes within local fitness centers. Dr. Gandhi uses a holistic approach to treatment, and offers an integration of eastern techniques, specifically yoga and meditation, into traditional talk therapy.  She has co-presented on the use of yoga, meditation, and positive psychology in psychotherapy for the Florida Psychological Association (FPA) Central Chapter. She has received additional training in sports psychology and has expanded her knowledge into the area of health psychology. Dr. Gandhi currently serves as Immediate Past President for the FPA-Central Chapter and was the Chairperson for the Board of Keep Orlando Beautiful from 2009-2011. She is also an active member of the American Psychological Association, and a member of the Division of Clinical Psychology and Health Psychology within APA.

Dr. Gandhi earned a Doctorate of Psychology from Spalding University and a Master of Education in Counseling Psychology from the University of Louisville. She completed her psychology residency at Pacific Clinics in Monrovia, California and obtained experience working with a variety of mental health issues, from relationship concerns to chronic mental illnesses, such as schizophrenia. Dr. Gandhi has a background as an academic advisor, college counselor, coordinator for persons with severe mental illnesses, and a clinical supervisor for masters-level and doctoral-level psychology students.  Dr. Gandhi is a former Associate Professor of Psychology at Valencia Community College and has provided contracted psychological services within rehabilitative and long-term care facilities.

 

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