Sexual Violence Panel
Moderator: Shivli Shrivastava
Paromita Vohra (Agents of ISHQ)
Levy Luke (Students for Safer NUS)
We explore the theme of sexual violence through the voices of our panelists who are involved in sexuality education and advocacy.
About Shivli Shrivastava
Shivli is the founder – director of Shivtensity. She is a practicing Counselling Psychologist and
Sexuality Educator in India.
She has an extensive experience in delivering training & counseling sessions over the years, while encouraging the idea of a ‘safe- inclusive space’ for all. She has worked with Educational Institutes, Police training academy, UNICEF, Anganwadi Workers and State Commission for Child Rights, among others to spread awareness and educate people of different age groups and backgrounds. She also renders online counselling sessions for clients across the globe, providing them with affordable Mental Health support. She is queer affirmative, trauma informed and follows the intersectional feministic approach in her work.
With her platform, Shivtensity, she aims to reduce the stigma (associated with sexual/mental health and disability) by providing information, dealing effectively with awkwardness to generate awareness about these social issues and in the process, reducing abuse by teaching people about consent & safety. A sense of direction, commitment and responsibility
fuels her efforts, as she tries to create impactful change – one step at a time. When she’s not
brainstorming therapeutic techniques, she likes to unwind by cooking, cleaning and gardening.