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ABOUT KMHC
Overview
Set up in 1971, Kusumagiri Mental Health Centre (KMHC) in Kakkanad in Kochi, Kerala, South India, has been providing world-class mental health services and personalized treatment and care, including clinical consultation and assessment, mental health promotion, prevention and early intervention, resource development and education and training for people of all age groups. It has a facility to treat 100 adult in patients and up to 15 children at the Child Psychiatry Centre.

KMHC possess a beautiful and spacious campus, which allows the patients to move around freely. All the modern methods of treatment including pharmacotherapy, psychotherapy, behavioural therapy, psychosocial interventions and occupational therapy are offered to patients.
 
Vision & Mission
To Love and care the mentally sick with the compassionate love of Jesus
To provide Inexpensive wholesome mental health care to the less fortunate members of our society with Christian zeal and commitment.
 
Management
Managed by the Medical sisters of St. Joseph who founded the institution, KMHC bring the true meaning of love and compassion as preached by Christ. The Congregation of the Medical Sisters of St. Joseph was started by Rev. Msgr. Joseph C. Panjikaran in 1949 at Dharmagiri, Kothamangalam in Kerala.

The centre named after the heavenly Patroness St. Teresa of Lisieux is now an established centre for mental health in the voluntary, non government sector.
 
Professional Team
The delicate job of caring for mental health requires professionals who are dedicated to the core and very humane in their approach. Kusumagiri has over 50 medical and paramedical staff. These comprise of psychiatrists led by Dr. Thomas Kuruvilla, social workers, clinical psychologists, special educators, therapists, sisters and helpers.
 
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