Dr. Yasmeen is the Founder and CEO of Shining Star Vocational Training Institute for vulnerable women of marginalized communities aiming to use skill training to prevent psychosocial disabilities. Previously, she was also CEO of Basic Needs Pakistan, which mobilized 300,000 people for mental well-being through a women’s economic empowerment project for women with psychosocial disabilities. 1,200 women with psychosocial disabilities successfully started generating income, boosting their self-esteem and giving them independence. As a psychiatrist, Dr. Yasmeen has hands-on experience working with several mental health institutes as a leader, working with underserved communities, primary care centers and clinics. Dr. Yasmeen is also a WHO Mental Health Gap Trainer and an Australian Mental Health First Aid trainer.