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Mitanshi Dhanwani

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Thesis Title: Understanding experiences and impact of weight-related stigmatization from family on maternal health outcomes during pregnancy and postpartum.


Education/Academic Qualifications

  • Master of Science, Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Manchester (2019-2020)
  • Bachelor of Science, Psychology with Counselling Skills, Middlesex University Dubai (2016-2019)

Memberships of committees and professional bodies

  • Member of British Psychological Society (MBPsS) (Membership No: 493929)

Further information

Licenses & Certifications

  • Adult to Adult Mental Health First Aider (Credential ID: 001722)
  • Certification in Essentials of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Beck Institute, U.S.A.
  • Ceritifcation in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Anxiety, Beck Institute, U.S.A.


Graduate Teaching Assistant on Understanding Mental Health Unit (University College for Interdisciplinary Learning), February 2022-Present

My group

Supervisors: Dr Debbie Smith and Dr Ming Wai Wan

Areas of expertise

  • BF Psychology
  • Weight Stigmatization
  • Family
  • Maternal Health Outcomes
  • Pregnancy
  • Postpartum