Dr. Poovazhagan is the founder and director of Therakeyz. Poova is a child develop-mentalist, who invented the model ADAPT – an answer for parents who always thought there was something missing with their kid.
He draws his varied reference by studying children of different cultures, life style of previous generation children, village kids vs city kids and the child in the animal world.
Education: He is a highly qualified physiotherapist with additional qualifications in Developmental therapy, Sensory Integration therapy, Speech &Language therapy, Yoga, and Alternative medicine and General psychology. He pursued Bachelor of Physiotherapy from TN.DR.MGR Medical University, Chennai. His other qualifications include postgraduate Diploma in Developmental Therapy from Spastics Society of Tamil Nadu and Diploma in Speech and Language Therapy from AIISH in Mysuru. His post graduate Diploma in Yoga Therapy & Masters in Yoga therapy &Naturopathy add value to his treatment protocols. He has a certification in Sensory Integration from an institution which is affiliated to University of southern California, USA.
Mr.Poovazhagan is an expert in physical exercise prescription and a fitness consultant. He has an extensive practice in Orthopedic rehabilitation, Fitness management, Vocational adaptive exercise programming, Early child hood education and Early intervention and many other mental and movement related disorders, before lighting up an idea about Therakeyz. Some of those pruned many protocols of treatment areas what currently we are carrying forward. He has trained several celebrity clients and has formulated a weight loss program named Poova’sProtocol for Weight Loss.His protocol of weight loss has been quite successful.Apart from being a practitioner, he indulges himself with research based activities. Some of the papers are yet to be published and an extensive research paper he is currently working on is in the field of Autism.