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About IMHRC:

INDIAN MENTAL HEALTH AND RESEARCH CENTRE (IMHRC) is a unit of IPYF (registered under Indian Trusts Act, 1882; Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities Department (Divyangjan), Government of Uttar Pradesh) dealing with psychological and behavioral issues of children, adolescents, adults and geriatric population. It is a continuously growing organization, one of its own kind, aiming at helping individuals lead a happy, meaningful problem free life. It is based on the concept of holistic health aiming at a healthy mind, body and soul.

IMHRC has 2 Centres based in Lucknow and Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh. The institution is being run by specialised team comprising Psychiatrists, RCI licensed Clinical Psychologists, Counselling Psychologists and Educationists.

IMHRC is authorised academic partner of Sikkim Skill University and has academic collaboration with Singhania University, committed towards imparting and disseminating quality Education, Training and Research in the Mental Healthcare & Rehabilitation Sector.

Our Values:


Professionalism: Demonstrated in following the Code of Ethics for professional psychologists and counsellors including client welfare, supervision of one’s work, continuously developing one’s competence and confidentiality among others.

Compassion: Demonstrated in interacting with genuineness, kindness, acceptance and warmth with all people.

Community interest: Demonstrated in considering the greater good in all decisions of the organization and taking steps to help individuals and communities thrive and flourish.

Our Vision:

To foster a society where mental health is prioritized, understood, and destigmatized. We aspire to be at the forefront of mental health research, treatment, and advocacy, working towards building a Nation where every individual can lead a fulfilling life, free from the burden of mental illness. Our vision is rooted in the belief that mental well-being is essential for the overall progress and prosperity of our diverse, inclusive and vibrant nation.

 Our Mission:

The mission of Indian Mental Health and Research Centre is to advance mental health services, research, and advocacy to improve the overall mental well-being of our diverse population. We are committed to:


Providing Accessible Care: We strive to make mental health care accessible to all individuals, irrespective of their background, age, or socio-economic status. Our services will be inclusive, affordable, and available across various regions of India.


Empowering Individuals: Through specialized therapies, education, and support, we aim to empower individuals to better understand and manage their mental health challenges. We believe in fostering a sense of empowerment and self-efficacy in our clients.


Promoting Research: We are dedicated to conducting cutting-edge research to further the understanding of mental health issues and their treatment. Our research initiatives will contribute to evidence-based practices and policies in the field of mental health.


Eradicating Stigma: We are committed to challenging the stigma surrounding mental health by raising awareness, conducting anti-stigma campaigns, and engaging in community outreach. Our goal is to create an environment where seeking mental health support is viewed as a sign of strength.


Collaboration and Partnerships: We believe in the power of collaboration and will actively engage with stakeholders, including government agencies, NGOs, healthcare providers, and communities, to collectively address mental health challenges and improve services.


Education, Training and Capacity Building: We will invest in the education, training and capacity building of mental health professionals to ensure high-quality care delivery that is sensitive to cultural, social, and individual diversity.


Advocacy for Policy Change: We will advocate for progressive policies and reforms that prioritize mental health at the national and regional levels, aiming to integrate mental health services into the broader healthcare framework.


Through these core principles, we are dedicated to fostering a mentally healthier and happier India, nurturing emotional well-being and resilience in every individual we serve.


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