Chitra Lakhera is a doctoral student at Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment (ATREE), Bangalore and Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE), Manipal, India. Her research focuses on the systemic and systematic parallels between violence against women, and nature. She has a Masters in Psychology, and is also deeply interested in the psychic disconnect between human beings, and nature.
International Ecopsychology Society - IES is a non-profit association that brings together professionals from different fields, committed to personal, relational and environmental awareness. The association aims to support, disseminate and promote Ecopsychology, its applications and the professional figure of the Ecotuner.