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Where To Get Help: A City-Wise List

Our primary aim in creating a database is to provide information on TRUSTED mental health practitioners in India, based on peer- client or journalistic recommendations, but The Health Collective cannot be held liable for any issues arising from from usage of these independent third party services.


SEARCH FOR HELP: Scroll Down for More or Click to download: Bangalore, Delhi, Chennai, Mumbai, Goa, Hyderabad + Consolidated List for Hyderabad courtesy students of Prof Vindhya, TISS

CALL FOR HELP: SUICIDE AND STRESS HELPLINES

 

Bangalore/ Bengaluru

Psychiatrists

  • Dr Bhupendra Chaudhry
    Psychiatrist; Consultant Psychiatrist, Manipal Hospital
    Call: 080 4009 1000

    Manipal Hospital: 1800-3001-4000
    (Including for de-addiction therapy)
     
  • Dr Santosh  
    Psychiatrist
    Appointments can be booked online for NIMHANS/ as walk-ins

     
  • Dr.Yesheswini Kamaraju
    Psychiatrist
    REACH ClinicCounselling and therapy services can be booked through 
    9902075544 / 9663814455 /080 - 25530049


Psychologists


DELHI
 

Psychiatrists

  • Dr Achal Bhagat
    Psychiatrist
    Saarthak and Apollo
    Call for appt: +919560065735 or +919818865735

     
  • Dr Amit Sen
    Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist
    Children First
    Call for appointment: 011 4608 4844
     
  • Dr Alok Sarin
    Psychiatrist
    Sitaram Bhartia Hospital
    Call for appointment: 011 – 4211 1111 or Schedule Appt here

     
  •  Dr Pratap Sharan
    Psychiatrist
    AIIMS Psychiatry
    Call for appointment: +91 11 26593236, 09871074677
    E: pratapsharan@gmail.com

     
  • Dr Gorav Gupta
    Psychiatrist
    Tulasi Rehabilitation (For Substance Abuse/ De-addiction)
    Call for appointment: 9911989401 / 9891006875

     
  • Dr Anurag Misra
    Call for appointment: (+91) 9811712683
     
  • Dr Pulkit Sharma
    VIMHANS
    Call for appointment: 98114 83873
     
  • Dr Sonali Bali
    VIMHANS

    Call for appointment: 011 2980 2980
     
  • For Psychiatric in patients:
     VIMHANS in the private sector
     011 2980 2980
     
  • IHBAS in the government sector
    011 2211 4032

     
  • Sanjivini
    For: Crisis Intervention/ Counselling/ Rehabilitation for patients with schizophrenia 
    011 24311918, 24318883 (Mon-Fri) 
    26862222, 26864488, 40769002 (Mon-Sat)
    E: 
    sanjivini1971@gmail.com

 

Psychologists

  • Shelja Sen
    Child Psychologist
    Children First
    Call for appointment011 4608 4844
     
  • Sonal Sood
    Psychologist; Therapist
    On Twitter
    (Number Pending)
     
  • For Phone and Email-based Counselling:
     
  • iCall
    The Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS)/ School of Human Ecology 
    022-25521111 (Mon-Sat: 8 am to 10 pm)
    E: icall@tiss.edu

     
  • Arpita Anand
    Psychologist
    E: arpita.psych@gmail.com

     
  • *PAN-INDIA
    iCall has also put together a list of trusted mental health resources here

 

CHENNAI + PHONE HELPLINE
 

  • SNEHA


 

  • Jeevan Suicide Prevention Hotline  044 2656 4444
  • Sneha Suicide Prevention Hotline 044 2464 0050
     
  • THE BANYAN
    Community mental health work and links to a separate resources page including to:
     
  • SCARF for Schizophrenia Care (Outpatient and inpatient)
    Call for Appointment: 044 -2615 1073 / 2615 3971 (9.30 am to 3.00 pm)
    Email: info@scarfindia.org 

 

MUMBAI

Psychiatrists

  • Dr Yusuf Matcheswalla
    Masina Hospital Clinic

    022 23747767/23753002
    In-patient facilities
     
  • Dr Dean Creado
    Kokilaben Hospital
    022 3069 6969
     
  • Dr Bharat R Shah
    Lilavati Hospital
    022 38542873 

     
  • Jaslok Hospital
    022 6657 3014
     

Psychologists

  • Varkha Chulani
    Lilavati Hospital
    022 2675 1000 Monday & Friday 10.00 am To 12.00 noon
    Clinic 

    Call for appointment: 26483033 (M) 9820283182
    E: varkha@varkhachulani.com

     
  • Sonali Gupta
    Clinical Psychologist
    Mahalaxmi, Mann Clinic
    Call for appointment: 022 23513940

    Khar, Mumbai
    Call for appointment: 076663 60360

     

HYDERABAD

  • Dr Sadia
    Sai Krishna Hospital
    Call: 040-30883521 (840)

     
  • Dr.Raghurami Reddy 
    Anu NeuroPsychiatric Clinic
    040-66588377(311)

     
  • Institute of Mental Health
    Call: 098499 03003, 040 - 23813231

     
  • One Life (Hyderabad) 78930 78930
    E: support@1life.org.in
     
  • Click to View a Master List of Help Available in Hyderabad
    Compiled by students at TISS, Hyderabad, shared by Prof Vindhya Undurti

 

GOA

  • Sangath

    North Goa- E-mail: contactus@sangath.in
    Phone no. (91-832) 2904755

    South Goa - E-mail: youth1stop@gmail.com
    Phone: (91-832)  2777307/ (91-832)  2776716

     

Find SUICIDE HELPLINES here*

*Update as of May, 2017
A colleague tried to connect with these helplines and found…
Sneha in Chennai; Aasra in Mumbai: Repeatedly busy
Lifeline in Kolkata; Sumaitri in Delhi; Samaritans in Mumbai: Kept ringing with no one picking up
Sahai in Bangalore, Sneha in Chennai: Reachable

**We are updating our list to include:
Jeevan Suicide Prevention Hotline (Chennai) 044 2656 4444

Sneha Suicide Prevention Hotline (Chennai) 044 2464 0050
One Life (Hyderabad) 78930 78930
E: support@1life.org.in
Sahai Helpline (Bangalore) 080 25497777
E: sahaihelpline@gmail.com

Maithri (Kochi) +91 484 2540530
E: maithrikochi@gmail.com

 

STRESS HELPLINES

JEEVAN AASTHA HELPLINE 1800-233-330   sp-gnr@gujarat.govt.in
MAITRA HELPLINE 022-25385447   maitra@healthymind.org
MAPLEJAR 733-826-3303   maplejar@maplejar.in
THANAL  0495 237 1100   thanal.calicut@gmail.com
PRATHYASA 91-480 – 2820091        
PRATHEEKSHA 484 2448830   rajiravi2000@hotmail.com
CONNECTING INDIA                        9922001122        
ROSHNI 040 790 4646   help@roshnihyd.org  

 

NB: Please do share if you have an exceptional or trusted mental health practitioner and we will add to this list on a rolling basis.

Child Sex Abuse: Call for Help

*RAHI (Delhi) works with Adult survivors of Child Sexual Abuse

Contact Information

 

**

*Update in May, 2017

A colleague tried to connect with these helplines and found…

Sneha in Chennai; Aasra in Mumbai: Repeatedly busy
Lifeline in Kolkata; Sumaitri in Delhi; Samaritans in Mumbai: Kept ringing with no one picking up
Sahai in Bangalore, Sneha in Chennai: Reachable

 

We are updating our list: 
Jeevan Suicide Prevention Hotline (Chennai) 044 2656 4444
Sneha Suicide Prevention Hotline (Chennai) 044 2464 0050

One Life (Hyderabad) 78930 78930
E: support@1life.org.in

Sahai Helpline (Bangalore) 080 25497777
E: sahaihelpline@gmail.com

Maithri (Kochi) 484 2540530

E: maithrikochi@gmail.com

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