Dr. Puttanniah has had training and experience utilizing a wide range of evidence based psychotherapies, including:

- Psychodynamic Psychotherapy
- Play Therapy
- Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
- Parent Management Training
- Family Therapy
- Interpersonal Psychotherapy
- Supportive Psychotherapy

Dr. Puttanniah has experience using these psychotherapies to treat a wide range of conditions, including Depressive Disorders, Anxiety Disorders, Bipolar Disorder, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, and Oppositional Defiant Disorder. She is able to tailor her therapeutic approach to best suit the patient's age and developmental level, while also being sensitive to the patient and family's cultural and religious background.