Anuradha Mungi, has been an Education Specialist with Perkins India since 2014. She has been in the field of Deafblindness /MDVI for more than 18 years.
As a part of her work, she provides technical support to partner organizations which includes functional assessments for children with Db/ MDVI , guidance to educators, community-based rehabilitation (CBR) workers and families and need based training to educators, CBR workers and families. She also provides consultations and trainings for government and NGO professionals.
She recently co-authored a unit on deafblindness for an online course through Avinashilingam University and has previously worked for Sense International, India and Helen Keller Institute for Deaf & Deafblind. Past roles include teacher, social worker, field supervisor, training manager and guest faculty member at the National Institute for the Mentally Handicapped (NIMH), Regional Centre, Mumbai.
Anuradha has done her master’s in social work, with a specialization in rural and urban community development, from Indore School of Social Work. She has also done a diploma in special education (deafblindness) from Helen Keller Institute for Deaf & Deafblind –Mumbai (India) .
She is a recipient of the “Vocational Excellence Award” by The Rotary Club of Navi Mumbai industrial Area ( Navi Mumbai – India) in March 2009.