Dr. Shwetank Bansal is a Consultant Psychiatrist & Psychotherapist at Better Me - Mental Health Services, New Delhi. He also practices at BLK Super-speciality Hospital, Karol Bagh. He was formerly in the Department Of Mental Health And Behavioural Sciences at Fortis Escorts Heart Institute in South Delhi and Fortis Hospital, Shalimar Bagh. An active member of the American Psychiatric Association, Dr. Bansal believes that preventive mental health is the road to the future, and relying purely on medication is not the long term solution.
After completing MBBS from the University College Of Medical Sciences & Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, University Of Delhi, he pursued post graduation training (MD) in Psychiatry from the prestigious Institute Of Human Behaviour And Allied Sciences (IHBAS), Shahadra, Delhi. Thereafter, he underwent higher training in mental health and De-addiction at St. John Macomb-Oakland Hospital, Providence Healthcare, Michigan, USA. He has gained clinical and research experience in all areas of mental health, ranging from Addiction Medicine, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Marital and Psychosexual Health and General Adult Psychiatry, to Geriatric Psychiatry, working using medicine as well as psychotherapy. He has many presentations and publications at national and international forums to his name, and is routinely cited in print media in his drive to promote positive mental health.