Ms. Chhaya  is a Senior research fellow in a DST (Brazil-India-China collaborative study in brain connectivity and neuromodulation techniques)
funded project on yoga for healthy elderly recruited from old age home in Bangalore. She has completed her Masters in social science (social work) from Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai  in 2014 and M.Phil in Psychiatric Social Work from NIMHANS in 2018. She is currently pursuing her Ph.D under Department of Psychiatric Social Work, NIMHANS