Meet Our Team

Gita Srikanth

Gita Srikanth - WeCan India
  • Founder Director of WeCAN ProACT, the first ABA center in Chennai for children affected by Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Chief Executive Officer at ProACT Behavioral services, the diagnostics, assessment, counselling and support services arm of WeCAN ProACT
  • BCBA ( Board Certified Behavior Analyst)
  • MA in ABA (Ball State University, USA)
  • Doctoral Student
  • ADOS-2 Clinician
  • ACT Therapist
  • PEAK Level 1 Certificant
  • PECS Certificant
  • Contact: gita[at]wecanproact.com | wechallengeautism[at]gmail.com

Gita started her professional career as a Chartered Accountant and Company Secretary. Finding that numbers are not half as interesting as people are, motivated her to change career paths. She began the center catering to only about 10 children with Autism armed with great intentions and little knowledge, she went on to pursue her Masters in ABA from Ball State University, USA and qualified as a BCBA – currently 1 of 30 Board Certified Professionals in India. Her center now provides one to one ABA services for 30 individuals, while she personally consults and provides behavioral assistance and therapy to over a 100 families a year. She heads outreach programs where she travels to remote locations and provides workshops and consultations to teachers, therapists, families and individuals affected by Autism. Her clinical work has been presented at scientific conferences across the globe. Gita currently heads WeCAN as managing director and CEO of the diagnostics, counselling and support services wing – ProACT Behavioral Services.

Swati Narayan

  • BCBA ( Board Certified Behavior Analyst)
  • Chief Operating Officer at ProACT Behavioral Services, the diagnostics, assessment, counselling and support arm of WeCAN
  • MA in ABA (Ball State University, USA)
  • ADOS-2 Clinician
  • PEAK Level 1 Certificant
  • PECS Certificant
  • ACT Therapist
  • Contact: swati[at]wecanproact.com | wechallengeautism[at]gmail.com

Swati is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst who holds a Masters Degree in ABA (Applied Behavior Analysis) from Ball State University, USA. A person who wandered into the field by chance, realized that this was the career of her dreams. With her entry into the organization in 2015, there is renewed commitment to increasing our scientific presence across the globe and an enthusiasm for learning. Her clinical work has been presented at scientific conferences across the globe. Swati is closely involved in creating IEPs for those enrolled in WeCAN for Direct Intervention – ABA and Early intervention – ABA and in outreach programs, offering training workshops and consultations to teachers, therapists, families and individuals affected by Autism. She is currently the COO of ProACT Behavioral Services – the diagnostics, counselling and support services wing of WeCAN.

 

Administration

Sharadha - weCan India

Sharada Rajaram heads the admin team at WeCAN ProACT, coordinating for vocational projects and interfaces actively between WeCAN ProACT and corporates and government agencies.

Staff

WeCAN ProACT comprises of an enthusiastic, experienced team equipped with early interventionists, Registered Behavior Technicians, Special Educators and Vocational Rehab Specialists and an Occupational Therapist!