of Ram Clinic & Psychiatry Institute
(Unit I) & Ram Psychiatry Hospital (Unit
1987 - RAM Clinic was started with 15 in patient beds
and out patient consulting facilities specifically
dedicated to the acute cure of psychiatric patients
1996 - RAM clinic emerged as Ram clinic & Psychiatry
Institute with 20 in patient beds under the care of
Dr.V.D.Krishnaram – Director & chief Psychiatrist
& Mrs.V.K.Manjula – Chairman to render acute
care for psychiatric ailments and problems with special
emphasis on de – addition & child psychiatry
1997 - VDK Trust was started to render free psychiatric
services & conduct medical camps.
1998 - A 24 hour pharmacy center - RAM Pharmacy was
initiated to provide psychiatric ailments
2001 - RAM EEG Unit was started with
a qualified EEG Technician.
2003 - Dr.V.K.Aravind joined RAM Clinic &
Psychiatric Institute as a consultant Psychiatrist
& Research person
2006 - RAM Psychiatry Hospital [Unit II] emerged as
a unique muti specialty psychiatric care center with
30 in patient beds. This unit is dedicated to both
for acute chronic care of patients with psychological
problems and ailments, Ram clinic emerged as Ram De-addiction
center offering comprehensive treatment to various
forms of substance abuse with qualified full time
clinical psychologist, occupational Therapist and
2010 - Dr.V.K.Aravind appointed as Assistant
Editor in Indian Journal of Psychological Medicine,
2010 - National Board of examination has given accreditation
to start Diploma in National Board examination Psychiatry
2011 - Dr.V.K.Aravind appointed as Assistant
Editor in Indian Journal of Private Psychiatry.
2011 - Dr. V. D. Krishnaram - chairman received Best
Doctor Award in Tamil Nadu Medical Council.
2011 - Dr.V.K.Aravind appointed as convener
for Indian Psychiatric Society Specialty session on
"AIDS & SEXUAL MEDICINE"
2014 - Dr.V.K.Aravind is conferred with INTERNATIONAL
FELLOW in American Psychiatric Association by the
Executive Board members of Amercian Psychiatric Association.