Rohit Garg Mind Healers works closely with Dr Rohit Garg, the founder of Mind Vriksha, a leading addiction therapy center in Delhi. After completing his preliminary education in Chandigarh, he did his M.B.B.S from B.J medical college, Pune and did his M.D in Psychiatry from King George Medical University, Lucknow. He is a self-made man who struggled hard to accomplish his dreams. He after completing his M.D, worked for 3 years in All India Institute Medical Sciences (AIIMS) specialising in de-addiction and rehabilitation. He now specialises in adult, child and geriatric disorders after having done immense research work and using new techniques like Repetitive Trans Magnetic Stimulation and Cognitive Behaviour Therapy. He has been invited by various T.V and radio channels to spread awareness about mental disorders. Being born and brought up in a humble background makes Dr. Rohit understand the needs and challenges faced by the poor people, he has done charitable work in different parts of India like Rajasthan, Haryana, Punjab, U.P and Delhi and on every Tuesday he has a charitable OPD at his clinic. More than all the awards and recognitions, which he has achieved including one of the best doctors award in India by Medihealth magazine in 2011 and 2013 and Rajiv Gandhi Rashtriya Ekta Samman Award to name a few, Dr. Rohit Garg values his patient’s recovery and wellness more. He has seen more than 10,000 people free of cost on a charitable basis and most of his patients remember him for his patience and understanding, where he values the human life above everything else. His staff and associates respect him because of his hardworking and down to earth mannerism.
Mohit is passionate about helping clients suffering from Addictive disorders. He is one of the first trained Addiction Psychiatrists from AIIMS and currently one of only eight in the country. He has also worked as Senior Resident at PGIMER, Chandigarh, and has been a visiting research fellow at Global Mental Health Program, Columbia University, New York (USA). His focus is on working towards whole person recovery in patients suffering from mental health problems and addictive disorders. He has expertise in providing management of alcohol, tobacco, cannabis and all forms of drug use disorders in a holistic manner. Moreover he has also been trained in management of behavioral addictions (e.g. Internet addiction, sex addiction etc.). He also provides Motivational enhancement therapy and Relapse prevention therapy to patients suffering from Addiction. He works extensively with patients and family members for helping them understand recovery from addiction and family’s role in the same. He is kind, empathetic and courteous, and also bright, highly motivated and persistent in his efforts towards helping his clients. Working with the best minds of the country has given him zeal and confidence to innovate treatment methods to suit clients with different treatment needs. During his tenure at AIIMS, he organized workshops on ‘Tobacco cessation’ and ‘Drug use in youth’. His pleasant personality and friendly nature coupled with a wacky sense of humor win hearts instantly.
Mind Healers has also collaborated with the SHARAN Foundation in order to help addicts living on the streets. In order to do so, Mind Healers has opened its doors to these addicts to help them recover from their cycle of abuse.
SHARAN consists of a growing group of doctors and professionals connected by the same vision of what it means to be really healthy. Their goal is to inspire others to reconnect to their natural state of perfect, vibrant health. They have already positively impacted the lives of over 50,000 people in India and abroad.