Abhasa – About us
At Abhasa, our empathic team of therapists and counsellors help you overcome all life’s tribulations. Get back to the zest of living life to the fullest by getting a customized treatment option for your specific case.
Our rehabilitation centre situated in Thondamuthur near coimbatore city is equipped to help you identify specific issues around mental health and wellness. This helps us provide the right treatment regime that shows noticeable results. We have created a serene and luxurious atmosphere in a ‘one of its kind’ wellness resort. This Unique feature helps us in provide complete care for mental health related issues, de-addiction and detoxification process.
With its dedicated staff and proven track record, Abhasa is the wellness resort you can truly benefit from.
Dr. Naveen Kumar V
Dr. Naveen Kumar V is a Psychiatrist , completed MBBS in 2006 and DPM in 2010 from Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute,Chennai. He is a member of the Indian Psychiatric Society. He has 15 years of experience in various settings that include treating patients with substance abuse and worked in inpatient facility that treated addiction and behaviour disorder. His experience include, providing mental health care for indigenous tribal community in Kerala where he helped in setting up De-addiction centre in the Government Tribal Speciality Hospital . Other Special areas of interest include PTSD, OCD, Depression and Anxiety. His work is towards prevention, diagnosis and treatment of mental, addictive and emotional disorders addressing biological, psychological and social components of illness.
Dr. Ashwin V Samilal
Dr. Ashwin V Samilal, a psychiatrist by choice and not by chance, has been practicing Psychiatry since 2014. He completed his Masters in Psychiatry from PSG Institute of Medical Sciences & Research in 2017. Dr. Ashwin V Samilal believes in providing customized treatment to his clients by enhancing motivation and captaining patients and their families to help individuals of substance use disorders to lead a better life.
Dr. Ramalingam P kandaswamy
Dr. Ramalingam is a Fellow in HIV Medicine and Clinical Leadership training, a full-time 1-year fellowship from the Govt Hospital of Thoracic Medicine, Tambaram Sanatorium recognized by the Govt Of Tamil Nadu. He is the Member of Indian Medical Association Thondamuthur Branch. And he has worked in the National Health Service UK at the Royal Cornwall Hospital, Truro. He has also worked with an International training center and educational center for Health (ITECH INDIA) Department of Global Health, the University of Washington as a Senior Clinical Trainer. He was associated with NACO India as part of HIV training and curriculum development. He is a specialist in HIV/TB care and Infectious diseases. He is Interested in Clinical Research.
Dr. Vivek Sharma
Consultant Psychiatrist and Neurofeedback Professional
Dr Sharma completed his MBBS and MD (Psychiatry) from King George’s Medical University in India. After realizing the limited impact of conventional medical treatments in severe mental illness, he developed a specialized interest in neuromodulation and trained in Neurofeedback in Australia, and went on to become Board-Certified in Neurofeedback by BCIA. He has trained in use of QEEG brain mapping- a novel investigative technique, which provides precision neurofeedback training, and is in the final stages of accreditation in this discipline. Due to his combined knowledge of Medicine, Psychiatry and QEEG he has a nuanced understanding of therapeutic and adverse effects of medications on the brain and uses this knowledge to provide recommendations for neurotherapy interventions. He has considerable experience in managing some of the most challenging neuropsychiatric conditions such as Obsessive-compulsive disorder, PTSD and Autistic spectrum disorder which are often underdiagnosed and respond poorly to conventional treatments. He has been associated with Abhasa through carrying out Neurofeedback sessions, these sessions are curated to match individual needs. Neurofeedback sessions play a major role in treating patients by giving them closure and a new perspective and this aids in recovery.
Dr. P Karuppuchamy
Dr. P Karuppuchamy is an enthusiastic and experienced clinician who brings with him, his enriched Experience of 20 years of working with people suffering from various substance abuse, addiction and psychological Disorders. Dr. Karuppuchamy has done his MSW from MISS, Madurai, M. Phil from NIMHANS, Bangalore where he specialized in psychiatric social work. He then completed his PhD from Bharatiyar University, Thondamuthur. In addition to this he has being working in various specialities like clinical, teaching training and research. A keen observer and an active listener, he has worked with various individuals who have personality issues and challenging factors in their personality. Dr. Karuppuchamy has an optimistic approach towards any problem and prefers to spread positive vibrations to other.
Mr. Ajith V Nair
A four-year college education with a major in hotel and tourist administration. Have 14 years of experience in the field, having worked for firms like Club Mahindra Holidays and Sterling Holiday as well as hotels like Hyatt and Chemmanur International Holiday. He has shown to be an exceptional level of service. Currently serving Abhasa to ensure quality standards are being met.
Mr. Denny Prasad
Guest Relationship Manager
Mr. Denny Prasad is a psychologist who has done his MSc. in Clinical Psychology from Annamalai University, Chidambaram, Tamil Nadu. He has shown his skill proficiency by getting clinical training for two years at RMMCH hospital. He has been supporting senior citizens those who are having mental health issues. Well experienced in field of addiction and addiction related mental issues responsibly. Moreover, he is efficient to co-ordinate with other mental health professionals to improve the treatment effectively. He has been one of the senior psychologists in child-care homes as well. He has been a part of identification & screening project conducted by the Indian Academy of Paediatrics- Tamil Nadu State Chapter IAP Cuddalore district branch & Govt. of Tamil Nadu, especially for learning disability, dyslexia, etc. He has made significant strides in programmes like National service scheme “special camping programme”, "Human Chain for World Peace Day”, “National intensive cleanliness campaign under SwachhBharath mission”. He has been associated with multiple organizations and NGOs.
She is a qualified clinical psychologist and psychotherapist with an empathic, caring approach that enables her clients to feel empowered and supported. 2019 marks the completion of her M.Phil. in clinical psychology with an RCI licence, and she is a member of the Tamilnadu organisation of clinical psychologists. With over four years of expertise in rehabilitation and evaluations, she focuses on identifying the underlying causes of problems and addressing them using a holistic, evidence-based approach. She specialises in cognitive-behavioral therapy, is skilled in psychometric assessments such as Intelligence, Personality, and other mental health disorders, formulates client-specific interventions based on an evaluation of their needs, and assists clients in learning about themselves and progressing in therapy. She works with varied people and their families Establishes and coordinates appropriate treatment programmes and admission procedures. Facilitates individual care by coordinating interventions based on the biopsychosocial model. She is motivated to stay aware of the most recent technological developments and increase her skill set.
An exuberant and steadfast personage who possesses a master’s degree in Social Work specializing in medical and psychiatry. She possesses a broad range of skills in this field and has demonstrated her proficiency in assisting people who struggle with addiction as well as personality disorders. Aside from that, she has an extraordinary approach toward families and the problems they face. Some of her most impressive abilities as a counsellor are attentive listening and the ability to communicate effectively. In addition to this, she is skilled in individual and group therapy, as well as the organisation of day-to-day activities at the rehabilitation centre, the development of appropriate and effective treatment plans, and guiding the team.
Mr. Siby Mathew
Mr. Siby Mathew, a social worker, graduated from Bangalore with an MSW in Medical and Psychiatry. He has more than four years of expertise with mental and addiction clients. Energetic and devoted, with strong analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making skills. Counselling and establishing treatment strategies are his strong suits. He has also introduced a number of novel yoga-based therapies for the treatment of physical and mental disorders. His expertise in assisting families and understanding their emotions are his strengths.
Mrs. Meera Krishnanunni is a clinical psychologist who has completed her M.Phil. in Clinical Psychology from University of Calcutta, Kolkata. She has worked in the same University (under CUIPP Unit). She has worked in a Rehabilitation Centre in Kerala, in U.A.E. as School Counsellor and as Child Psychologist in a clinic in U.A.E. She feels strongly for the children and have worked for the same, especially for learning disability, dyslexia, ADHD in children.
Mr. K. Sriram
Sriram is a postgraduate in Sociology who has excelled in the arena of Social Psychology. His research experience in the field of drug addiction makes his approach more systematic and practical. Qualified experience in providing individual counseling, group counseling and family counseling with utmost expertise pose as a strength in fostering rehabilitation. He is well-versed in the art of maintaining records and keeping track of the improvements in the Clients' mental health status. Efficiency in performing neuro feedback and various other therapies is his added skill. He handles the clients in a manner which is more cordial and empathetic so as to bring about quick and steady transformation in them.
Mr. Siva prakash
Mr. Siva prakash, a social worker specialized in medical and psychiatry. He has 4+ years of experience in the field of deaddiction and psychiatry. He is skillful in active listening and decision making. He is expertise in providing individual therapy, group therapy, psychoeducation and offering family therapy. He treats his clients with empathy and humanity. In addition to that, he is skilled at arranging and directing the events and activities, as well as creating efficient treatment programmes.
Mrs. Aswathy N Kutty earned her MSW in 2018 from Bharathiyar University in Coimbatore. She has more than 4 years of experience working with people who have mental health and addiction issues. She handles her client with kindness, active listening, empathy, and effective communication. She is skilled at maintaining documents ,records and making effective treatment plan for the clients.
Ms. Bhadra Ajithkumar
Ms. Bhadra Ajithkumar An empathetic Social Worker who have specialised in the area of Medical and Psychiatry, skilled in psychosocial assessment, conducting interviews, crisis management, counselling and evaluation. She is endowed in providing mental health services, individual and group therapy to medical, psychiatric as well as de-addiction patients.
Mr. Yashwant Kumar
Passionate and competent social worker specialized in medical, and psychiatry and experience acquired in offering psychotherapy for the treatment of addiction. With his training and expertise as a theatre artist, he establishes himself as a facilitator of activity-based group therapies. He is one of our primary neurofeedback technician assisting the clients throughout the process. He is adept at developing treatment plans, organising client activities, conducting assessments, providing counselling, and conducting evaluations. Active listening ability, working with the families and a humane approach to the clients have been his strengths.
Ms Sharani, an enthusiastic and passionate individual who is a graduate in psychology. She is vested with diverse experience in this field conducting various therapeutic activities such as Art therapy, Reel therapy and Group therapies to motivate the clients to understand their specific conditions. She is one of our leading neurofeedback technician. Her dedication is commendable with regard to managing the clients and undertaking assessments, Counselling sessions, Crisis intervention and developing treatment plans.
Mr. Blessan K
Mr. Blessan K, a wholehearted social worker specialized in medical & psychiatry with an extensive experience in Mental Health & De-addiction care services. His vehement approach towards this sector and proficiency in undertaking individual & group therapeutic sessions, crisis intervention, case management, assessment skills and formulate treatment plans are commendable. His practical knowledge in extending mental health support for the families and in times steering them to deal with their problems with empathy and patience.
Customised Treatment Approach
Abhasa offers a bio-psycho-social approach to treat people with addiction and mental health conditions. We address the underlying causes of the issue, offer lifestyle adjustments, individualised counselling, and neurofeedback to assist the brain adjust to the changes required for the person to lead a healthy life and acquire coping mechanisms.
Family therapy are conducted when necessary to identify the social component of the issue, ensure that the illness' causes and effects are well addressed, and teach caregivers how to manage their ward back home. Through our years of experience, we have developed a special healing environment that fosters healing as well as improved living.
A Rehabilitation Centre of International Calibre is Closer Than You Believe!
The holistic rehab centre is located in Tondamuthur, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, near the foothills of Velliangiri hills, western ghats. You can expect an idyllic environment to recover from addiction, metal health related and toxin-related issues. Spread across 3 acres of lush greenery, at our wellness rehabilitation centre, you may select from a variety of available accommodations. Depending on your choices, there are suites, deluxe rooms, twin, six and eight sharing accommodations.
The objective of this luxurious and compassionate rehabilitation programme is to restore your mental health for a healthier mind-body balance.
Thondamuthur stands surrounded by lush green mountainous ranges and several picturesque hill stations. Tucked away from the congestion and chaos of city life, these hill stations are scenic paradises in themselves.
Therapies that Soothe the Mind, Body and Soul
See a list of therapies and wellness activities available at our alcohol rehabilitation centre in Thondamuthur.
- Customised individual therapy
- Art therapy
- Movement therapy
- Group sessions
- Aroma therapy
- Music therapy
- Family counselling
- Animal assisted therapy
- Meditative Walking
- Physical fitness
- Outdoor tours and picnics
- Nature walk/trekking
- Bird watching
- Recreational Activities
- Spa & massage
These therapies and wellness activities enable to speed up the healing process during the stay at Abhasa.
Why Our Centre is Ideal for Your Self-Introspection and Healing Goals?
At Abhasa, we use approaches like Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT )and psychodynamic therapy. This way, we act as your confidant. We help you banish the substances that prevent you from being a better version of ‘you’.
Our location in picturesque of Western Ghats will help in your holistic recovery amidst lush greenery. This is one more example of our efforts towards providing a comprehensive environment to accelerate self-healing. Our collective endeavours help elevate the degree of wellness you feel from within.
Be in Seamless Harmony with Your Mind and Body
We know that every person needs a different approach and personalized guidance on the road to recovery. We make the road as smooth as possible with our capabilities in mental health and wellness therapy. We use a blend of approaches like dietary modifications, nature walks, and meditation. This way, you see a better version of ‘you’ emerging from within. Be one with the universe and eliminate the reasons for sorrow that engulf your life.
Our biggest asset that drives all-round recovery and personal growth is our team of mental health and wellness experts. They are the empathic experts you need to make a 360-degree transformation of the mind and body. We bring together our years of learning and practical application of mental wellness approaches. As a result, you can be assured of being in the capable hands of the best team of Abhasa.
Our course of healing at the drug de-addiction centre works wonders for your recovery. They are curated keeping in mind your specific case and distinct treatment approach.
You no longer have to escape reality and get entangled in a web of addiction and substance abuse. Embrace the gift of life with complete healing with comprehensive therapies driven by Abhasa’s expert wellness practitioners.
Get an understanding, empathic, and trusted wellness advocate at Abhasa – your preferred rehabilitation centre in Thondamuthur. Contact us to know more on how you can re-calibrate the journey called ‘life’.
sibi raj, Customer
"Abhasa was the best place I could have possibly seen for de-addiction. The staffs are truly dedicated to healing and bringing out the best in each client. I highly recommend choosing Abhasa as it is one of the best rehabilitation centers in India and if you want to change your life in a peaceful and calm, truly healing environment."01.
Sangeetha Balasubramaniam, Customer
"I brought my husband to Abhasa in a very hopeless state.He was suffering from depression and got addicted to alcohol due to it.He stayed in Abhasa for a mere 15days after which he has got completely transformed.Its all due to the serene environment,extra caring staff especially MrSharan and Mr.Noel,the staff nurse there-simply amazing.The activities are well planned that we got such an extraordinary result within 15days.ThankyouLAbhasa.."02.
Kishan Singh, Customer
"Loved my stay at Abhasa De addiction Center. The Detox was so comfortable they provided all the medications I needed to detox comfortably. I got to see my therapist whenever I needed to see her. My therapist was so educated. I was fed GREAT food and always was able to get snacks when I was hungry. the beds are so comfortable. this place changed my life and I hope you get the opportunity to do the same!"03.
Ramesh pagadala, Customer
"Been there for my friends consulting and it was excellent and luxury centre providing specialised services from pool of doctors. I strongly recommend this place for rehabs."04.
Dharani Priya S, Customer
"I admitted my father to many rehabs in the past to get rid of his tobacco and alcohol addiction but I have not yet came across a mellow group of mental health practitioners and paramedical staffs than the one in Abhasa rehabilitation centre in Coimbatore,India. They are proficient in their respective fields of specialization. Their one-on-one counseling, ratiocinative behavioural therapy, yoga and pet therapies are the best features. The calibre of services offered at Abhasa rehabilitation centre is unique and unmatched. Today my father is living a good and happy life because of Abhasa."05.
Vigneshvary karthika, Customer
"I would say that the Management of the Centre is really very good and supportive. Mr.Sharan, has been very supportive and informative from day one towards the services and amenities and care provided by Abhasa and made me feel so comfortable regarding the centre and its care towards the inmates. I personally believe that the centre has very good quality and approach towards the inmates & family under Mr.Sharan administration leadership the centre is taken in a very well organized way with love ,care and compassion which is the most important thing to be served to these members who are into the addiction and depression. I suggest and refer that the Team is wonderful and it would be a satisfactory experience to be here."06.
Stanley Charles, Customer
"Came to Abhasa at a time when life seemed hopeless. The ambience, the care, the ever supportive staff and management, certified counselors along with their yoga and excercise regime has helped me get back on track with an optimistic view on life which I felt I had lost. Thank you for the transformation and Wishing Team Abhasa all the best !!!"07.
Nazish Khan, Customer
"My friend was admitted to the centre. As per him place is very good to recover from any drug and alcohol addiction, my friend was addicted to marijuana but after 2 months in the centre he left all the addictive drugs. Abhasa Rehabilitation centre run by great professionals; I can say from my personal experience as I was in the communication with the team members. Abhasa is one of the best Rehabilitation centres in the industry with addiction recovery, positive environment with the beat of the therapies and food is just awesome. They have best counsellors specially Mr. Siby Mathew & Mr.Denny Prasad. All the best to all the team members."08.
Udaydeep Singh, Customer
"Stay at Abhasa has been pleasant, everyone was courteous and helping. The food is amazing, activities were fun. If you're looking for wellness or de addiction this is the right place to come."09.
Mona Rani, Customer
"This is the first time I visit a rehabilitation centre. Enjoyed and learned so many new things. It was a different experience for my brother since he had a previous bad experience in a rehabilitation centre. Dr. Karuppuchamy and his team were very helpful and kind to my brother. Aftercare and support are also really impressive."10.
Mohan Khatod, Customer
"Really excellent place to go for alcohol detox. The process takes your commitment, but is well worth it. The staff are friendly and will help as much as possible. The chefs are excellent as is the food, excellent meals and very tasty. Overall, a good place."11.
Aaditya Sawant, Customer
"My husband was suffering from addiction, I used to think that he was doing it purposely, I admitted him in abhasa, he is doing good now, I also understood the disease concept of addiction through the family sessions, which was very helpful, I’m very confident now in handling my situations in a better way....."11.