Dr. Ruchi Gautam is Ph.D. in Psychology from IIT Kanpur and has 11 years of experience in research, teaching, and mentoring with an inclination towards applied use of Psychology. Mindfulness Trainer, completed a course on MINDFULNESS FOR LIFE (2021), Oxford Mindfulness Center, London, UK. She has published multiple research papers in International, Scopus indexed, and National recognized journals. Awards & Recognition Received an appreciation award from the National Commission for Women on 24 April 2021 for an outstanding leadership and contribution in the success of FDRC. Received an award of appreciation from Deputy Commissioner of Police, Women Safety, Gautam Budh Nagar. It was awarded for the commitment, hard work and professionalism in leading the smooth and successful functioning of the Family Dispute Resolution Clinic (FDRC), a joint initiative of Gautam Budh Nagar Police and Sharda University.