Journey of B.O.A.T
With his mop of curly hair and infectious smile, Vikramjeet Sinha looks nothing like what we imagine a drama therapist to be! And when like the piped piper, he leads children forward tapping a rhythm on the daf in his hand, you can see he is a natural leader.
With 20 year long experience in applied arts, Vikramjeet Sinha – art based therapist from Delhi has been working in Kashmir since 2013.His work on trauma, PTSD and recognition of inner child has fetched him great response and appreciation throughout the country.
Vikramjeet Sinha, Director of BOAT (Building on Art Therapy), warns about a kind of trauma usually noticed in mental health experts called ‘vicarious trauma’ – of people responding to disturbing news as if it is happening to them