BWI Supporters

Sanjita Pradhan

Executive officer, Iowa Office of Asian Affairs and Pacific Islanders, Iowa Dept. of Human Rights, and a former member of President’s Advisory Commission on Asian and Pacific Islanders (WHIAAPI)

Dr. DJ Ida

Executive Director of National Asian American and Pacific Islander Mental Health Association (NAAPIHMA).

Diane Narasaki

Executive Director, Asian Counseling Referral Services (ACRS), Seattle, WA, and a former member of President’s Advisory Commission on Asian and Pacific Islanders (WHIAAPI)

White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders

Read a letter from WHIAAPI Executive Director, Doua Thor

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Bharati Devkota

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor
Prem Bharati Devkota is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor. In her practice, she uses various psychotherapeutic models based on patient’s need. Read more.

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Arya Dahal

Youth Advocate Lead
Arya Dahal is a clinical research associate and helps manage clinical trials. She received her B.S. in Biology from the College of William and Mary. Read more

Rupsha Singh

Doctoral Student, Clinical Psychology

Prativa Timilsina


BWI Partners


A nursing organization that can assemble all nurses from Nepal was a growing need in the Nepalese communities residing in the United States of America.

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MannMukti was founded by Abhijith (Abhi) Ravinutala who, after the death of his best friend, made it his mission to reduce the stigma against mental health issues in South Asian communities.

Visit MannMukti Website

If you are having suicidal thoughts, feelings, or urges, contact emergency services at 911, the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255