Bangkok Mental Health Rehabilitation and Recovery Center (BMRC)

The latest addition to the Bangkok Hospital network of centers and clinics. BMRC is dedicated exclusively to mental health and addiction disorders. We thrive to provide the best care and apply innovative Recovery Oriented Services (ROS) concept to the wide range of issues ranging from counseling services, addiction problem, to the more serious psychiatric disorders. ROS puts the patient at the center of a highly experienced multi-professional team that works with patient and family to create a comprehensive recovery plan.

At BMRC, we believe that all people can be free of mental distress, and everyone is entitled to live a happy life in accordance with their personal values.


DESIGN FROM THE HEART

BMRC is built according to leading international design standards for mental health care facilities that maximize safety through evidence-based design. Additionally, our design and decoration emphasize the needs of the patient, from the selection of room colors to furniture; the center imparts a sense of relaxation and warmth that is more like home than a hospital ward. BMRC consists of an outpatient clinic an inpatient unit that can accommodate up to seven patients, a Special Care Unit (SCU) for those at risk and need close monitoring, an area for group exercise, recreational activities and therapeutic learning of skills that may be impaired as a result of mental disorders.

 

BANGKOK MENTAL HEALTH REHABILITATION AND RECOVERY CENTER (BMRC)

We utilize the world standard level of care to provide the best psychosocial rehabilitation. Our therapeutic approaches include group therapy, individual psychotherapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, interpersonal therapy, etc. Our facility is designed to accommodate various types of therapeutic activities such as music therapy, art therapy, yoga and cooking therapy.


 REHABILITATION FOR ALL MENTAL HEALTH PROBLEMS

“Good health begins with a healthy mind.”

The value at BMRC is to provide the best care in consideration of both physical and mental wellbeing.

We have capacity to care for patients with complicated medical problems such as Heart Disease, Stroke and Cancer who may develop mental health problems. This group of patients are often at higher risk of depression or behavioral problem, which cloud affect their recovery and would need a specialized care from multidisciplinary team. We are confident that we can provide excellent care for our patients.

BMRC is also active in promoting mental health; boosting mental wellbeing and helping people realize their full potential with the support and encouragement from our team of experts.

 


A COMPASSIONATE AND EXPERIENCED TEAM

BMRC is the result of collaboration among Bangkok Hospital’s top-flight team of psychiatrists, psychologists, psychotherapists, occupational therapists, psychiatric nurses and pharmacists, all of whom have extensive experience in providing care and treatment for patients with mental health and substance abuse problems. With our care, the patients are treated as member of our family.

We also support a strong communication network among psychiatric patients and make it priority to educate family-members and caregivers through our Consumer and Caregiver Consultation and Community and Family Reintegration programs.

This is an important and innovative approach to supporting, restoring and improving the health and mental wellbeing of patients so they can successfully return to their families, rediscover their own values and live in the world happily.

 

ONE IN FIVE THAI PEOPLE SUFFER FROM MENTAL ILLNESS AND HAVE NO ONE TO TURN TO.

Do you someone who may have a mental or emotional problem, someone who is… 

  • Suffering from depression, anxiety disorder or bipolar disorder?
  • Living with an alcohol or substance abuse problem in an attempt to deal with the stresses of life?
  • In need of emotional support for a physical illness?
  • Being unhappy and looking for meaning and success in life?
  • Feeling overwhelmed with stress because of disappointment, relationship problem or other difficulties?

 

 If you or someone you care are experiencing this kind of emotional distress, it is time to reach out for help.


Bangkok Mental Health Rehabilitation and Recovery Center (BMRC)

Opening Hours: Daily 08.00 am – 06.00 pm

Tel: +66 (0) 2310-3027, +66 (0) 2310-3751-2

Day-patient service

Day-patient care is for those living in the Bangkok community, and attend a therapeutic programmed during the week. These are generally similar programs offered in the inpatient service.


Outpatient service

Our specialist clinical team members offers a full range of outpatient mental health services including:

 

  • Psychiatric services

    Our psychiatrists offer psychiatric assessment, consultation, and ongoing management of all adult, adolescent, and child mental health issues.

 

  • Psychological services

    Our psychotherapists and psychologists offer psychotherapeutic assessment, ongoing psychotherapy, dramatherapy, and music therapy.

    • What is psychotherapy?

      Dramatherapy is a form of psychological therapy in which all of the performance arts are utilised within the therapeutic relationship. It is about using the imagination to work creatively. The approach is non-confrontational and the aim of a session is to achieve personal change by exploring issues and feelings, and finding new meanings of life in a safe, contained, and playful environment.

    • What is music therapy?

      Music therapy is the use of sounds and music within an evolving relationship between the client and the therapist to support and develop physical, mental, social, emotional and spiritual wellbeing. Similar to dramatherapy, the approach is non-confrontational and no prior experience with musical instrument is necessary.

 

  • Occupational therapy services

    Occupational therapy aims to promote your health and wellbeing through everyday activities. An occupational therapist can identify problem areas you may have in everyday life, such as dressing or getting to the shops, and will help you work out practical solutions. By using different techniques, changing your environment and using new equipment, an occupational therapist can help you regain or improve your independence.

Bangkok Wellbeing Clinic

Our Bangkok Wellbeing Clinic offers healthy lifestyle and well being programmes for those who may benefit from improving their life skills. The programmes include aspects such as communication and assertiveness skills, and provide support for anxiety and stress management. Other practical activities aimed to improve all aspects of daily living are also the focus of our service. For instance, time management, better eating, better sleep, and a comprehensive smoke cessation programme. In addition, other specialist programmes for specific life circumstances are also on offer (e.g. living with cancer for both the patients and the caregivers.)