Who is Who?

Executive Board of AutismCare Nepal Society (ACNS):

Autism Care Nepal Society (ACNS) was founded by Mrs. Kalpana Ghimire and Dr. Hem Sagar Baral, parents of an child with Autism named Sylvia. Since its foundation on April 2nd, 2008, the charity has come a long way with the involvement of several other parents and experts. The executive council of ACNS was formed on March 8th, 2009. The council was revised on February 5th, 2011. Dr. Sunita Maleku Amatya was elected as president in 2011 and again in 2013.

Again, Dr. Sunita Maleku Amatya and team was re-elected for 2nd two year term on 14th Sept 2013. “Each executive member brings valuable expertise and a passion for ACNS’s work towards ensuring all individuals with autism live meaningful lives”, added Dr. Baral.

Dr. Sunita Maleku Amatya is an Anesthesiologist whose son has been diagnosed with Autism. She actively involves herself with ACN along with other passionate parents of children with autism. She has been the Vice- President of ACNS from 2009 – 2010.

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Dr. Sunita Maleku Amatya
Chairperson
2

Mrs. Anjana Mahara
Vice Chairperson

4

Mr. Gyanendra Raj Shakya
Treasurer

7

Mrs. Neelam Gautam
Secretary

8

Mrs. Kalpana Ghimire
Executive Member

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Mrs. Rachana Lamsal
Executive Member

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Mr. Bidhan Shrestha
Executive Member


International Advisory
 Mrs Merry Barua,
Director, Action For Autism, India
 Ms Lynne Babbington,
Educational Psychologist, UK

National Advisory
 
22

Dr. Hem Sagar Baral,
Former President and Bird’s Expert

3

Professor, Dr.Deepak Mahara,
Department of Orthopaedic,
Director, TU Teaching Hospital

23

Mr Krishna Lamsal,
Education Specialist, AustAid

19

Dr. Kapendra Amatya,
Consultant Surgical Oncologist,
Nepal Cancer Hospital

 

Dr Merina Shrestha,
Pediatrician, Teaching Hospital

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Mr.  Kumar  Rajiva Singh,
Aptech Computer Education and NIIT

 Dr Arun Kunwar,
Child Psychiatrist
  Dr. Dina Bangdel,  Assistant Professor
(Department of Art History at Virginia ,Richmond, US)
Mr. Tula Bahadur Kandel, Lawyer
 Mr Krishna Karki, President of Social Welfare Agency of Nepal

ACNS Staffs
 9

Mr. Raj Kaji Prajapati (Psychologist) Chief Administrator/ Project Coordinator

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Mr. Ritesh Maharjan, Finance Officer

 10

PT. Surendra Bajracharya, Public Health Officer/ Project Coordinator

, Administrative Assistant Mrs.-Sarita-Maharjana,-Acco

Mrs. Sarita Maharjan, Finance Assistant

 Ms.-Sanu-Devi-Prajapati,-So

Ms. Sanu Prajapati, Social Worker, Project Assistant

11

Ms. Saraswati Moktan, Front Desk

Officer

 Dr. Merina Shrestha, Consultant Pediatrician 12

Ms. Rena Shrestha, Psychologist

13

Mrs. Sijan Shakya, Special Educator, Educational Coordinator

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Mrs. Kripa Shrestha, Parent and Child Training Coordinator

15

Mrs. Dhanu Subba, Teacher Head

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Mrs. Jyoti Kumari Singh, Vocational Trainer

Mrs.-Ruju-Pokhrel,-Special-

Mrs. Ruju Pokhrel, Special Educator

Ms.-Shruti-Rana,-Psychologi

Ms. Shruti Rana, Psychologist

Ms.-Ajeeta-Deuja,-Psycholog

Ms. Ajita Deuja, Psychologist

Ms.-Shriti-Pradhan,-Music-T

Ms. Shriti Pradhan, Music Therapist

Mr.-Amrit-Gandhari,-Music-T

Mr. Amrit Gandharba, Music Therapist

Mrs.-Manju

Ms. Manju Maharjan, Social Worker

Mrs.-Alina-Risal,-Assistant

Mrs. Alina Risal, Assist. Occupational Therapist

Muna-Manandhar,-Pre-Occupat

Mrs. Muna Manandhar, Teacher

Mrs.-Samjhana-Marik,-Assist

Mrs. Samjhana Marik, Teacher

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Ms. Binita Gurung,  Teacher

Mrs.-Nirmala-Shrestha,-Assi

Mrs. Nirmala Shrestha, Asst. Pre-vocational trainer

Mrs.-Sushma-Karmacharya,-As

Mrs. Sushma Karmacharya, Asst. Teacher

Ms.-Sabita-Thapa,-Assistant

Ms. Sabita Thapa, Asst. Teacher

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Ms. Sagun Singh, Asst. Teacher

Ms.-Sangeeta-Bhusal,-Assist

Ms. Sangita Bhusal, Assistant Teacher

20

Mrs. Kamala Gharti Magar, Care Taker Head

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Mrs. Binda Maya Tamang, Care Taker

Mrs.-Laxmi-Shahi,-Care-Take

Mrs. Laxmi Shahi, Care Taker

Ms.-Chhiring-Tamang,-Care-T

Mrs. Chhiring Tamang, Care Taker

Ms.-Sarita-Shahi,-Care-Take

Mrs. Sarita Shahi, Care Taker

Ms.-Maina-Tamang,-Care-Take

Ms. Maina Tamang, Care Taker

Mrs.-Ganga-Khadka,-Care-Tak

Mrs. Ganga Khadka, Care Taker

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Mr. Raj Kumar Lama, Guard