Mental Training for Professional Athletes & Psychological Counselling


Clinical and Sport Psychologist

Kunashni Parikh

Kunashni Parikh is an Clinical Psychologist, Sport Psychologist, and Behavioural Neuroscience Research Scholar from the University of British Columbia (UBC), Canada, where she was awarded the International Leader of Tomorrow Award for superior academic achievement and leadership in her field. She works with individuals, teams, coaches, and organisations globally in the area of mental health and performance. 

She has worked with eminent research professionals from UBC, Canada and the University of Auckland in New Zealand, having presented independent research papers in over four conferences. She has been the Lead Psychologist for developing India’s standardized mental health program for school children, conducted the Pan-India COVID Rehabilitation Corporate Wellness Program for Apollo Hospitals,  and has been part of the FC Goa  National Soccer Camps Program in collaboration with RB Leipzig Football Club, Germany, as the Lead Psychologist.

Kunashni is the former Football Vice-Captain and Goalkeeper for India U-17 that participated in the FIFA World Cup U-17 Qualifiers, Captain and Goalkeeper of the Maharashtra State team, and Goalkeeper for the Vancouver United Football Club in Canada. She is also a state level gymnast, black-belt in Karate, and district champion in squash, athletics, basketball, cricket, and throwball.

As a Clinical Psychologist, having worked in 3 hospitals across Mumbai, she also provides psychological assessment, therapy and counselling to individuals globally for depression, anxiety, relationship issues, and various life mental health problems stressors using cognitive-behavioural therapy and holistic practices.

Kunashni’s approach is warm, confidential, solution-oriented, and accepting. Her clients feel safe and understood in her sessions and see a vast change in their outlook and mental health outcomes. 

10 Step Athlete Mental Training Program



Ways to Work with Kunashni

One-on-One Session

Kunashni takes Individual Sessions and Personal Counselling to address your Mental Health Needs.

Teams and Academies

Kunashni works with teams and academies to apply sport psychology to enhance overall performance and results.

Expert Workshops

Kunashni's passion and knowledge on human psychology enables her to engage with a wide variety of audiences.

Online Training Course

Kunashni has designed an
online training course in sport psychology for athletes, coaches, and students.

Unique Athlete Program

Kunashni uses a unique tailor-designed Athlete Mental Training Program to deliver the best of Sport Psychology to International Athletes and Teams. 

Kunashni Sport Psychologist - FC Goa
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