Anjana Deshpande, MBA, LCSW, CPT

Anjana is a therapist, published author and workshop facilitator. Her early career was spent in market research and she later changed tracks to become a therapist. Anjana is founder of Writethought, a company that helps “Educate, Empower and Enrich” lives through the written word. She works with both clients and clinicians who wish to get acquainted with the power of therapeutic writing, and presents workshops regularly. She serves on the board of the NFBPT and can be contacted through or

Additional Licensure, Certifications
Certified Journal and Poetry Therapist

Effectiveness of Poetry Therapy as an Adjunct to Self Psychology in Clinical Work with Older Adults – A Single Case Study – published in the Journal of Poetry Therapy, March 2010

Recon Mission: Familiarizing Veterans with their changed emotional landscape through Poetry –  published in the Journal of Poetry Therapy, November 2010