Aadiv Care Foundation: Redefining Lives Through Resilient Care

Aadiv Care Foundation
Aadiv Care Foundation

In the dynamic landscape of healthcare, mental health has rightfully taken center stage, and organizations across India are stepping up to address the growing needs of individuals navigating personal, social, and psychological challenges. Amidst these efforts, Aadiv Care Foundation emerges as an institution of change, healing, and empowerment.

Aadiv Care Foundation, a distinguished non-profit organization in India, stands committed to reshaping the narrative around mental health. Led by the visionary Director, Mr. Yugal Sharma, the foundation’s mission extends beyond conventional boundaries. With a specialized diploma in counseling and guidance, Mr. Yugal seamlessly integrates his background as a trained physical fitness trainer, offering a unique and holistic approach to rehabilitation.

Our interview with Mr. Yugal reveals a profound commitment to the well-being of those struggling with mental health issues. With 8 years of dedicated experience in the field of rehabilitation, he has become a guiding force, leading individuals not only towards physical recovery but also towards a life of purpose and insight.

Let’s dive into the story of transformation, hope, and resilience and find out how Aadiv Care paves the way for a brighter and more fulfilling tomorrow for individuals across the nation.

Please introduce yourself and give an overview of your professional tenure. 

I am Yugal Sharma, a seasoned professional in the field of counseling and psychology, dedicated to helping individuals navigate the complexities of the human mind and emotions.  With a passion for understanding and supporting mental well-being, my journey in this field has been marked by continuous learning, empathy, and a commitment to foster positive changes in the lives of others.

Talking about my professional tenure, I started my career with getting myself theoretically equipped with the knowledge of human behavior. Completing various degrees and certifications and enrolling in Scientology. Over the years, I have accumulated a wealth of practical experience through diverse roles in both clinical and non-clinical settings. Throughout my professional journey, I have had the privilege of working with a diverse clientele, addressing a wide range of issues including but not limited to Addiction. I have honed my skills in physical fitness and behavior modulation of various addicts which ultimately helped them to live a healthy lifestyle.

Brief our readers about your organization. What is its mission in the rehabilitation industry?

As our tagline says: “Empathy, Empower, Evolution” we believe in holistic wellbeing of an individual irrespective of what they are going through. Our mission is to help individuals rise above personal, social, and psychological challenges, guiding them towards a brighter and more fulfilling tomorrow. At Aadiv Care Foundation, we believe in the resilience of the human spirit and the potential within every individual to redefine their destiny. Together, we journey towards a world where everyone can rediscover their worth, purpose, and joy.

What are the types of therapy that your organization offers? How does it differ from other rehabilitation centers? 

  • Psychology and Counseling
  • Interactive Fun Activities
  • Psychological Games
  • Holistic Health Sessions
  • Art and Music Therapies
  • Relaxation Therapies
  • Mud Therapy
  • Hijama Therapy
  • Sound and Healing therapy
  • Hydrotherapy

We believe that every aspect of the human body needs attention when going through behavioral treatment. Providing detoxification inside out is what makes us stand out from the crowd. From blood purification to behavior modification, we look up in making every family member of Aadiv care foundation an overall healthy person. Not just psychological development, we also provide them with employment as well in our premises only to generate a source of income for their living.

How do you assess a patient’s needs and develop an individualized rehabilitation plan?

Based on the observation during the detox period, we provide one on one counseling sessions with the members to generally create a rapport. After the first conversation, we do have family meetings to understand the background of the members. On the basis of all the information gathered, the psychologist creates treatment plans for everyone. From their error pattern of behavior to the tests and therapies to be conducted is taken into consideration. Once the testing is done, individuals are then given psychiatric evaluation or psychological intervention.

How do you involve family members in the rehabilitation process?

By involving family members in the rehabilitation process, we create a collaborative and supportive environment that enhances the individual’s chances of successful recovery and long-term well-being. Few ways and techniques that are been done with the family members are as follows:

  • Education and Information Sharing
  • Family Therapy
  • Setting Realistic Expectations
  • Home Environment Assessment

For example: If we help the family members in understanding why it is important for them to not discuss the downfall of the patient so that the member does not go through the flashbacks of the black days of his life. We also help them realize that the more positive, supportive and little tough they will be, the longer will be the recovery.

How do you measure the success of your rehabilitation program?

Measuring the success of the program will only be possible with the help of all the people involved in the center. Taking feedback from the individuals and understanding the loopholes so that we look forward to betterment. Considering the feedback from the families, Objective Measurements, Return to Daily Activities, Follow up about the mental state of every individual. Regular reassessment and collaboration among the interdisciplinary team are crucial for making informed decisions and adjusting the treatment plan as needed.

How would you guide someone who wishes to work in the rehabilitation industry?

This industry involves helping individuals overcome physical, mental, or social challenges to improve their overall well-being, spilling the beans below:

  • Identify your interests, strengths, and passion within the rehabilitation field.
  • Obtain the necessary education and training.
  • Practical experience is invaluable in developing the skills necessary for rehabilitation work.
  • Networking can also open doors to job opportunities and mentorship.
  • Develop essential soft skills, such as empathy, communication, patience.
  • Ethical considerations in the rehabilitation industry.

What are the future plans and goals of your organization? 

Honestly, when it comes to the future, who does not want it bright? However, I have always believed that hard work does lead you somewhere. Making the mission of this organization into a beautiful reality is what we are looking up to next. “Smaller steps go a long way” after all every member of Aadiv Care Foundation is a medal for our team.