Chithra Kathiresan is a speech-language therapist who has lived and worked in Singapore for over 25 years. Chithra was introduced to Social Thinking® in 2005 and was completely sold! She attended mentorship and training with the founder Michelle Garcia Winner in 2006, and further clinical training at her centre in San Jose in 2008, as well as the inaugural Social Thinking Providers conference. Chithra has trained on Social Thinking in Singapore, Hong Kong, Malaysia and Indonesia. She has presented at SENIA meets (Special Education Network in Asia) and the Social Thinking Providers Conference in San Francisco. She holds an active clinical caseload, with many school-going kids, all the way to tertiary institutions. Chithra is dedicated to understanding individuals from within, and educating and empowering systems to facilitate change in the individual.