Even though clinical supervision is a crucial element in training clinicians, there is little focus on equipping us with the skills of effective supervision. The unspoken assumption is that somehow we can extrapolate our clinical training to be effective supervisors. This assumption ignores many significant differences between working with patients and being clinical supervisors.
Dr Apurva Shah, the Founder Antarnad, is responsible for reviving the psychoanalytic movement in Gujarat. After medical training in Ahmedabad, completed the residency training in General Adult Psychiatry at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, followed by fellowship training in Consult-Liaison Psychiatry at the Montefiore Medical Center and in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry at the Bronx Children's Psychiatric Center, New York.