There is no health with out good mental health. Psychiatry department in Aster CMI provides mental health care to patients with functional illnesses and patients with comorbid mental health conditions. The team of qualified Psychiatrists provide evidence-based practice by way of thorough assessment and efficient patient-centred management plans.
We provide comprehensive treatment for all types diseases under one roof. Our highly experienced doctors supported by especially trained clinical staff, ensure the best care for you.
Want to find out more about the treatment? The answer to your questions can be found below.
What diseases does a counselling psychologist treat?
A counselling psychologist specializes in the treatment of various psychological and mental health problems to help people overcome anxiety, depression, eating disorder, relationship issues and improve overall sense of well-being, alleviate feelings of distress and resolve crises.
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How is psychology related to counseling?
Counseling Psychology is a specialization of clinical psychology that focuses on promoting psychological and interpersonal lifetime functioning across the life span. It pays special attention to issues of personal, social, vocational, educational, environmental, developmental, and organizational concern.
What are the treatment options for psychiatry conditions?
The treatment depends on the type of mental illness, severity and what medication or therapy works best for you. Sometimes, the combination of treatments is recommended to manage mental illness. It includes medications, psychotherapy, brain-stimulation treatments, hospital and residential treatment programs and substance misuse treatment
What are the conditions that a psychiatrist treats?
As psychiatrists have a deep knowledge of physical and mental health and how they affect each other. They support people with conditions of mental health such as schizophrenia, depression, bipolar disorder, eating disorders, and addiction
What is the role of a psychiatrist?
A psychiatrist is a medical doctor who is expert in the diagnosis and treatment of mental health, including substance use disorders. They are qualified to examine both the mental and physical aspects of psychological problems. Psychiatrists usually prescribe medications along with psychotherapy
What is a counseling psychologist?
A counselling psychologist tends to specialize in psychological and emotional health concerns and are experts in taking care of psychiatric conditions of both adults and children.
How does a psychiatrist and psychologist differ?
A psychiatrist is a medical doctor with special clinical qualifications in psychiatry. A psychiatrist will conduct psychotherapy and prescribe drugs and other medical treatments.
A psychologist usually holds an advanced degree, mostly in clinical psychology, and often has extensive research or clinical practice experience. They treat mental disorders with psychotherapy and some specialize in psychological examination and assessment
When should I see a psychiatrist?
Generally, people seek medical help from psychiatrist for many problems which can be sudden, such as panic attack, scary hallucinations, thought related to suicide or hearing voices, or sometimes it may be feelings of sadness, hopelessness or anxiousness etc seem to affect the normal functioning of brain, leading to our everyday life to feel distorted or out of control
What are the main warning signs of mental illnesses?
Some of the main signs and symptoms of mental illnesses are anxiety, high & low mood, schizophrenia and psychotic disorders, dementia, eating disorders, social withdrawal, fear, and long-term sadness or irritability.
Does a psychiatrist treat only serious conditions?
No, Psychiatrists assess and treat people with a wide array of difficulties. It applies to those seeking treatment themselves and those referred by others