1. Model Intervention Programme for Neuro Developmental Disorders ( MINDDs).
In partnership with Local Self Governments , Openmind and Education Department, we provide free assessment , intervention and ongoing support and care. Teachers and parents receive regular training and support. Year one children in 75 schools participate in this ambitious project.
2. Janarogya General Practice :
We provide a new way of caring for common physical health care problems in the local community. Clinic encourages self management of health problems as much as possible. Holistic approach explores social, psychological and physical dimensions of illness. We provide evidence based care following Inmind’s own guidelines which reflect the policy of ‘ use medicines where clear rationale and evidence exists’. All patients with chronic disorders also attend our weekly PATH ( Positive Action for Total Health) groups where various psychological techniques including mindfulness , CBT and Hypnosis are practiced to validate illness experiences, create inner awareness, learn practical stress management and foster positive approaches and compassion.
3. Subsidised IP care
We offer subsidised IP care and free assessment for individuals facing economic
hardships. Patients or carers can apply directly at our front office to avail this. There is no
requirement to produce any certificates for this.
4. Free OP care
We issue pre approved free care cards to doctors, people’s representatives ,social
activists and school head teachers. For every deserving patient referred, we send the
referrer another free care card to support their efforts to bring care and support to those
struggling with the twin burdens of poverty and mental illness in our communities..
5. Mental Health Helpline for Govt Schools
We provide telephone advice and support to teachers in public sector schools in three districts ( Thrissur, Malappuram and Palakkad). Th help line number is alive 9 am to 5 pm. We also conduct training workshops for teachers and parents working closely with local self governments and schools.