The department of psychiatry is headed by Dr. Rakesh Jacob Cherian, MBBS., MD (Psych.)
All modern treatment amenities have been arranged and latest medicines are used in the department of psychiatry.
Here we manage all psychiatric disorders mentioned in the International Classification of Disorders (ICD 10) and in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manuel (DSM IV) of American Psychiatric Society.
Besides, we give special attention to the following conditions.
Medicinal treatment for sexual inadequacies.
Medical and Behavioural management of Dementia Patients.
Depressive variants like excessive somatic complaints
Decreased energy level.
Sleep disorders (Insomnia).
Special treatments for:
(1) non co operative patients
(2) patients who is not improving
(3) patients having frequent relapses.
Short term care for:
(1) non compliants patients
(2) patients who are unmanageable at home
The Department of Clinical Psychology is headed by Dr. D. George., DM&SP., Ph.D., FIACP.
We offer the following services:-
Behavioral Therapies for Various Behavioral problems.
Cognitive therapies for depressive disorders.
Relaxation therapies for anxiety disorders.
Hypnotic therapies for special cases.
Treatment for sexual dysfunctions.
Stress Management training
Social skill training
Study skill training
Behavioural modification training
Psycho diagnostic tests
Scholastic backwardness of students at any age.
Poor study skills.
Poor memory functions.
Lack of interest in studies.
CHILDHOOD BEHAVIORAL PROBLEMS
PSYCHIATRIC SOCIAL WORK
The Department of Psychiatric Social Work is headed by Mr. Jerin John Joseph (MSW Psychiatric Social Work).
The services offered are:-
Counselling for Alcoholic and Drug abuse cases.
Psycho educational classes.
Conducting Alcoholic Anonymous Group.
Time management counseling.
Life style modification Training.
Psychiatric clinical training facilities for B.Sc & GNM Nursing students.
Placement facilities for MSW students.
Training Facilities for Post Graduate Psychology students.
Certificate course for Nurses (Psychiatric Nursing).
High quality dormitory facility has been arranged for 50 female students to stay during their psychiatric posting.