The admissions are accepted for Residential care treatment on the basis of referrals and recommendations of the treating Psychiatrist with the consent of the family or caregiver. Application for the admission should be made in a Prescribed form (available in the Centre) along with:-
  1. The Reference letter from the treating Psychiatrist,
  2. All the past treatment records and prescriptions,
  3. 2 photos of the Patient and Photo Identity and address proof of the patient and the Guardian,
  4. Necessary cloths and other belongings,
  5. Complete all the file formalities with proper information,
  6. Provide detailed Case History of the patient and other information,
  7. Physical fitness from our House Physician (If the patient is having any physical problem)
  8. After a trial stay of two weeks, if the person is found suitable to avail the Rehabilitation facilities at this Centre, he will be admitted accordingly.
Various types of Accommodation are available – each floor is considered as a House, wherein 25-30 residents stay together. Each house has an adequate number of Counselors, Nurses and other supporting Staffs to supervise and support. There are different types of Accommodations like Three sharing rooms, Twin sharing rooms, Single room to suit the requirements of every client. For more details please see facilities.
Chaitanya Institute for Mental Health, Nepal is a very secure place with adequate personnel on duty, round the clock. Security is very high all the time.
Visitors are allowed on Tuesday, Friday, and Saturday between 10.00 am to 5.00 pm.
The family can meet twice a month, but in consultation with the Counselor. If the resident gets disturbed with the frequent visits of the family, it should be restrained to the minimum.
This depends purely on the improvement of the Resident. It is a collective decision taken by the Resident, treating Professionals and the Family. It requires having Regular & Continuous Follow up Consultations, Medicines and Counseling.
Yes, we do give regular feedback to the referring Doctor. The treating Psychiatrist at Chaitanya Institute for Mental health will make whatever medication-changes required from time to time, based on improvement, deterioration, side effects etc.