Our Team

Our people are our greatest asset and biggest differentiator. They are passionate about work, and also believe in having a lot of fun along the way.

NIRMAN PSYCHIATRIC NURSING REHABILITATION & DE-ADDICTION CENTRE PUNE

NIRMAN is the most trusted and reliable Alcohol and Drug De-addiction center in Pune. Nirman, provides a ray of hope. Under the able guidance of Dr. Bhalchandra Kalmegh and dedicated efforts by the team at Nirman, comprising of rehabilitation specialists, clinical psychologists, occupational therapists, a caring nursing staff makes Nirman the best De-addiction center in Pune. The team at this leading De-addiction center in Pune works on comprehensive measures to ensure recovery from alcohol/ drug addiction and to prevent relapse.


Dr. BHALCHANDRA KALMEGH -
Chief Psychiatrist and Medical Director

Completed his DPM from Masina Hospital Mumbai in 2007 and MD (USAIM). He was with Prof. Shyam Maanav before starting private practice. He has presented scientific papers in National Conferences and has research, awareness, teaching and training publications in national and international journals. His areas of interest are substance related problems, sexual problems, geriatric psychiatry along with general psychiatric problems. He is a visiting psychiatrist for many Oldage homes. At present he is an active member and treasurer of IPS Pune branch. He is also a Life Fellow of IPS (Indian Psychiatric Society) Pune Branch, IAPP (Indian Association of Private Psychiatry), IAS (Indian Association of Sexology). He is also actively participating in NGO activities like SAA (Schizophrenia Awareness Association) and SMARTT (Society For Mental Health Awareness Research And Teaching And Training) and conducts stress management programmes in corporate sector. MANN CLINIC has an extension for In-house treatment at Nirman psychiatric, nursing, rehabilitation and deaddiction, center with 100 beds capacity.


Dr. POONAM PATIL KALMEGH -
Consultant Psychiatrist

Completed postgraduation in psychiatry from well known K.E.M. Hospital Pune in 2007. Dr. Poonam was attached to academic institutes alongwith her own practice since 2007 in Pune. She was a part of community mental health programme, in association with a well known NGO, at the outskirts of pune recently. She has research, awareness, teaching and training publication in national, international journals. Her areas of interest are child and adolescent problems, female mental health issues along with general psychiatric problems. With more than 10 years of clinical experience she has an expertise in dealing with Women and Child Mental Health issues. She is a Life Fellow of IPS (Indian Psychiatric Society) Pune Branch, IAPP (Indian Association of Private Psychiatry), IAS (Indian Association of Sexology) and also faculty at SAA (Schizophrenia Awareness Association).She conducts stress management programmes in corporate sector. MANN CLINIC has an extension for In-house treatment at Nirman psychiatric, nursing, rehabilitation and deaddiction, center with 100 beds capacity.


Mr. SAHEBRAO DARADE -
Chief Administrative Director
Recovery Coach

Founder Director of Nirman Psychiatric Nursing, Rehabilitation and Deaddication Center. Completed his post graduation in Science from Pune University. He started his career in Alcohol and Drug De-addiction 5 yrs back. Initially, he worked as a Counsellor and Training Coordinator. Through his centre, he has successfully organized various youth festivals, de-addiction activities, awareness programs in society, free libraries and many such things of social cause. He is serving in the social movement of eradication of drug and alcohol use from society. He is also the trustee of an Old age Home, a no profit no loss organisation, situated in Pune.


Mrs. SUDARSHANA DARADE -
Chief Executive Officer
Non - Independant Director

She is the professional who plans, directs and then coordinates the activities of any social service programs or projects within the region. She is Administrative Incharge of overseeing all aspects of the program, including budgeting, volunteers, potential benefits and pitfalls of the program, hiring staff, collaborating with team members, and many more. She is skillfull in variety of settings like private, public and government sector, and is instrumental in providing nonprofit organizations with the information needed in order to successfully rolling out any program designed for the benefit of the community.