We have been operating successfully since our inception in Colombo 03 in 2007 as a private educational institute and we conduct regular short-duration small group and individual courses and training programs in counseling and psychotherapy, general psychology, child psychology, and educational psychology.
We also provide confidential and personalized psychological counseling and psychotherapy sessions and consultations on request for individuals (teens, adults, couples, elderly citizens) and groups. Hypnotherapy self-hypnosis Audio CD’s are also made available for sale to our students, clients, organizations and the general public for effective relaxation and stress management and for achieving accelerated behavioral change and personal growth.
The Institute of Mental Health (IMH) located at No. 36A, Shrubbery Gardens in Colombo-04, Sri Lanka is a private Educational and Research Institute that is an Affiliate Organization Member of the World Federation for Mental Health (WFMH), USA, and an Affiliated Institution of Medicina Alternativa (Alma Ata, 1962) and The Open International University for Complementary Medicines (OIUCMED) in Colombo-05, Sri Lanka. The IMH is fully Accredited with a 5 Star Grading by The Global Assessment and Accreditation Council of the International Commission for Diplomatic Relations, Human Rights and Peace (ICDRHRP), Inter-Governmental Organization (IGO) registered with Consultative Status with UN-DESA and based in California, USA. The IMH is also an Accredited Academic Partner and Affiliated with the International Open University of Humanity, Health Science and Peace (IOUHHSP), Singapore and USA. We are also Affiliated with The Canadian Health Sciences Institute (TCHSI), IGO, Canada, and the IMH is also a Member of the International Initiative for Mental Health Leadership (IIMHL), New Zealand.
We provide confidential and professional psychological counselling, stress management, hypnotherapy and psychotherapy consultations and services to individuals, teens, couples, the elderly, groups and corporations for better psychological / mental and holistic health and wellness in Colombo, Sri Lanka. We also conduct short term general and specilized Certificate level (12 weeks) training programmes and courses in general psychology, child psychology, educational psychology, counselling and psychotherapy (our courses are currently only conducted in the English language medium). Our courses and the IMH Certificates /Diplomas awarded are internationally recognized and respected. Our mission is to promote positive or optimal mental health for all through quality educational and training opportunities and through professional counselling and psychotherapy services in the Sinhala, Tamil and English language mediums.
No. 36A, Shrubbery Gardens