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
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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
 
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Dr. Hem Sagar Baral,
Former President and Bird’s Expert
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Professor, Dr.Deepak Mahara,
Department of Orthopaedic,
Director, TU Teaching Hospital
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Mr Krishna Lamsal,
Education Specialist, JICA
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Dr. Kapendra Amatya,
Consultant Surgical Oncologist,
Nepal Cancer Hospital
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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
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PT. Surendra Bajracharya,
Chief Administrator / Project Manager
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Mr. Raj Kaji Prajapati (Psychologist) Former Chief Administrator/ Project Manager
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Mr. Ritesh Maharjan, Finance Officer
Mahalaxmi Karki
Project Manager
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Mrs. Sarita Maharjan, Finance Assistant
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Ms. Sanu Prajapati, Social Worker, Project Assistant
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Ms. Saraswati Moktan, Front DeskOfficer
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Ms. Rena Shrestha, Psychologist
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Mrs. Sijan Shakya, Special Educator, Educational Coordinator
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Mrs. Kripa Shrestha, Parent and Child Training Coordinator
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Mrs. Dhanu Subba, Teacher Head
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Mrs. Jyoti Kumari Singh, Vocational Trainer
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Mrs. Ruju Pokhrel, Special Educator
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Ms. Manju Maharjan, Special Educator
Ms.-Ajeeta-Deuja,-Psycholog
Ms. Ajita Deuja, Psychologist
Ms.-Shruti-Rana,-Psychologi
Ms. Shruti Rana,Psychologist
Mr.-Amrit-Gandhari,-Music-T
Mr. Amrit Gandharba, Music Therapist
Mr. Kedar Gandari, Music Therapist Mrs.-Alina-Risal,-Assistant
Mrs. Alina Risal, Assist. Occupational Therapist
Muna-Manandhar,-Pre-Occupat
Mrs. Muna Manandhar, Teacher
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Ms. Binita Gurung,  Teacher
Mrs.-Nirmala-Shrestha,-Assi
Mrs. Nirmala Shrestha, Asst. Pre-vocational trainer
Ms.-Sangeeta-Bhusal,-Assist
Ms. Sangita Bhusal, Assistant Teacher
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Mrs. Kamala Gharti Magar, Care Taker Head
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Mrs. Laxmi Shahi, Care Taker
Mrs.-Ganga-Khadka,-Care-Tak
Mrs. Ganga Khadka, Care Taker
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Mr. Raj Kumar Lama, Guard