National Institute of Mental Health & Hospital (NIMH) is situated in a well known place of Dhaka city called Sher E Bangla Nogar. As its is a renowned place and as there are more famous hospitals here, people can easily reach hospital.
1.To extend the indoor seat into present capacity and to take more development outdoor program
2.To take higher education program for psychiatry e.g. PHD , MD, MS, and other courses in psychiatry and related subject.
3.To take training programme for doctors , nurses, social workers, psychologist and occupational therapist
4.To maintain central psychiatry register for the better treatment of the patient in future.
5.To discover suitable technology for the mental health of the countrymen.
6.To sent mental health services to grass root level of the community/country with the help of WHO.
7.To take for reaching rehabilitation program for the beneficiaries.
8.Use pabna mental hospital for training and research work.
9.Excellent Research work.
Today’s well known agency National Institute of Mental Health has a lengthy background. Its journey was started in February 1981 through a health complex in sohorwardy hospital naming organization in training in mental health (OTMH). In 1984 a recommendation was passed by the officials and the specialists to set up the institute in sher e bangle Nagar permanently. In 1988an indoor of institute of mental health and research (IMHR) was established with 50 seats in sir salimullah medical college, which was transferred in Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) later in1993.
A decision for allotting a land for IMHR in sher e bangle nogar Dhaka was taken by a standing committee of the ministry of health and family Welfare. Than a project was taken for constructing a building successively included in ADP to the implemented for tk 4 core in April 1994. 19th October 1992in a meeting of the executive committee of ECNEC the name of the project change into National Institute Of Mental Health and Tk 17.96 cores of the institute started to play its role in a full swing with 100 indoor seat for indoor program and other programs.
Now it’s continued its all services with 200 in-services.