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Anuja Kapur
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Anuja Kapur
Born (1975-10-24) 24 October 1975 (age 44)
NationalityIndian
EducationBachelors in Psychology, Masters in Criminology, LLB, Diploma in Forensic Science, Diploma in Victimology.
Alma materQueen Mary School, Tis Hazari, Delhi University , CCS University
OccupationCriminal Psychologist, Socialist, Advocate
Spouse(s)Amit Kapur
Children2
AwardsIndian Icon Awards[1] India Excellence Awards[2]
Websitewww.anujakapur.com

Anuja Kapur (born October 24, 1975) is an Indian-based Criminal Psychologist, social activist and Advocate who works as a counselor.[3][4][5][6][7]

Early life and education[edit | hide all | hide | edit source]

Born in Delhi, India, Anuja was raised in a pure Punjabi family. She passed through Queen Mary School in Tis Hazari, Delhi and later earned a Bachelor's degree in psychology and Master's degree in Criminology from Delhi University.

Anuja later completed another course in Forensic Science from Department of Anthropology, University of Delhi under the guidance of Dr. Surinder Nath and Dr.V .N. Sehgal (retired director of CFSL, India. Consequently she got an International Diploma in Victimology from The Tokiawa International Victimology Institute,Japan. In recent past she completed her LLB from CCS University.[8]

Professional career[edit | hide | edit source]

Upon her graduation from Delhi University, Kapur joined Delhi Public School as a student counselor. Later, she joined CURES NGO as Executive Director.[9]

Anuja started sharing theories on various high profile Criminal cases such as Indrani Mukerjea case, Somnath Bharti case, Asaram Bapu Case, Sunanda Pushkar, 2008 Noida double murder case which is known as Aarushi Murder case, 2012 Delhi gang rape which is known as Nirbhaya Rape Case, and 2014 Badaun gang rape allegations[10]

As a psychologist she shares inputs in various Psychological and Mental issues related to Abnormal Behavior, Child Psychology, Divorce, Bullying, Re- marriage and its effects on children, Social media and networking boon or curse, as well as Relation breakup issue.[11][12][13][14][15][16]

Anuja founded a non-governmental organization named NIRBHIYA EK SHAKTI which is the Center for Victim Assistance.[17][18] She spent one day in Sheroes Cafe for the purpose of giving counseling to the victims: DOLLY,RUPA,RITU,GEETA,NEETU in Agra.[17][18][19] Under the OPERATION NIRBHEEK she did counseling for various Government students, studying in Municipal and Private Schools on GOOD TOUCH AND BAD TOUCH.[20][21] She also raises her voice against acid attack victims.[22]

Anuja attended The 15th International Symposium which is organized by WSV, Victim Support Australia, Angelhands and the Australian Institute of Criminology.[23]

Awards and recognition[edit | hide | edit source]

  • Indian Icon Awards by Time India News, 2015[1]
  • India Excellence Awards by Time India News, 2016[2]
  • Appointed as the Special Police Officer for Delhi Police, North West Delhi, 2016[24]

Personal life[edit | hide | edit source]

Anuja resides in Delhi and she is married to her husband, Amit Kapur ; a businessman from Delhi. They have two sons.

References[edit | hide | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Fernandes, Napson (30 June 2015). "Famous Indian Psychologist Anuja Kapur honoured with Indian Icon Awards". pocketnewsalert.com. Retrieved 24 May 2016.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Fernandes, Napson (16 April 2016). "Famous Criminal Psychologist Anuja Kapur honoured with the India Excellence Award". newssuperfast.com. Retrieved 24 May 2016.
  3. "Anuja Kapur a Splendid & Multi-Talented Lady Inspiration For Young Generations". India News Calling. 27 April 2016. Retrieved 24 May 2016.
  4. "Famous Indian Psychologist Anuja Kapur honoured with Indian Icon Awards". The Nation Leader. 30 June 2015. Retrieved 24 May 2016.
  5. "Dr Anuja Kapur Criminal Psychologist & Sociologist". Healthy Dunia Magazine. Retrieved 24 May 2016.
  6. Swapnil, Soni (8 March 2016). "The Women who chose to be Different!". costartup.in. Retrieved 24 May 2016.
  7. Zahra, Motorwala (15 September 2015). "Is Separation and Divorce Becoming the New Relationship Trend?". IDIVA Magazine. Retrieved 24 May 2016.
  8. NEEL, ACHARY (12 March 2015). "Anuja Kapur a Splendid & Multi-Talented Lady Inspiration For Young Generations". Business News This Week. Retrieved 24 May 2016.
  9. "Profile Mrs. Anuja Kapur - Famous Psychologist and Socialist". himsatta.com. 6 August 2012. Retrieved 24 May 2016.
  10. "Criminal psychologist Anuja Kapur condemns Badaun case". India Blooms News Service. Retrieved 24 May 2016.
  11. "Light Therapy To Treat Depression". India Times. 24 February 2015. Retrieved 24 May 2016.
  12. Kalpana, Sharma (9 April 2016). "Can you handle a failing relationship?". Times of India. Retrieved 24 May 2016.
  13. "Anuja Kapur speaks on girls' safety". indiablooms.com. Retrieved 24 May 2016.
  14. Chawm, Ganguly (19 January 2015). "Criminal Psychologist Anuja Kapur writes an open letter to PM Modi". corecommunique.com. Retrieved 24 May 2016.
  15. "Criminal psychologist Anuja Kapur condemns Badaun case". sify.com. 3 June 2014. Retrieved 24 May 2016.
  16. "Anuja Kapur speaks to woo back foreign tourists in Indiae". thecitynews.in. 6 October 2014. Retrieved 24 May 2016.
  17. 17.0 17.1 Napson, Fernades. "Anuja Kapur Founder of NIRBHIYA EK SHAKTI spent an emotional day with acid attack survivors". pocketnewsalert.com. Retrieved 24 May 2016.
  18. 18.0 18.1 CP, Singh (16 September 2015). "Anuja Kapur founder of NIRBHIYA EK SHAKTI spent an emotional day". newznew.com. Retrieved 24 May 2016.
  19. "Anuja Kapur founder of NIRBHIYA EK SHAKTI spent an emotional day with acid attack survivors". internationalnewsandviews.com. 16 September 2015. Retrieved 24 May 2016.
  20. "Criminal Psychologist Anuja Kapur gives Counselling to School Students". businessnewsthisweek.com. 4 November 2015. Retrieved 24 May 2016.
  21. "Criminal Psychologist Anuja Kapur gave Counselling to School Students". cityairnews.com. Retrieved 24 May 2016.
  22. "Anuja Kapur Raises Her Voice against Acid Attack Victims". firstreport.in. 8 August 2014. Retrieved 24 May 2016.
  23. "Mrs. Anuja Kapur Attended The 15th International Symposium". Punjab Outlook. 10 July 2015. Retrieved 24 May 2016.
  24. "Criminal Psychologist Anuja Kapur appointed as Special Police Officer for Delhi Police". pocketnewsalert.com. 22 March 2016. Retrieved 24 May 2016.