MEET OUR PEOPLE
The Chitra Lane program is implemented on a daily basis by a team of over 90 dedicated and highly skilled teachers and administrative staff. Several volunteers also contribute their time and effort to make our programme a success.
Special Units Within the Chitra Lane Resource Centre include : Speech, Art, Music, Life Skills, Special Education, Pre-School and Behaviour Management.
Behavioural Therapist & Special Education Consultant
Nishalie Fernandopulle, Msc (UK), BA (Hons), LTCL, ATCL - Clinical Psychologist
Dr. H. T. Wickramasinghe, MBBS, MD, DCH (Sri Lanka), MRCPCH (UK)
Dr. M. Fernandopulle, MBBS
Speech & Language Therapist
Indira Athurupana, B. Sc (Kelaniya), Dip. Special Ed.
P.P. Uthpala Savithri, B. Sc. Speech & Hearing Science
Sumith Edirisinghe (School of Physiotherapy & Occupational Therapy)
D. Kumarasinghe (School of Physiotherapy & Occupational Therapy)
Dr. M. P. Rodrigo, LDS (Cey), DGDP, DCGDP (Sri Lanka)
Dr. D. L. Drahman, DHDP, DDF (Sri Lanka)
S. B. Cooke, B.Sc (Hons) (UK)
Chief Operating Officer
Dr. Manel Goonasekera, B.Sc, M.Sc, Ph.D (Sri Lanka)
Principal - Chitra Lane School for the Special Child
Champika Mahapatuna, Dip. Special Ed.
Manager - Chitra Lane Children's Resource Centre
Nirosha Karunatilaka, CIMA (UK)
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