Psychiatry Services at Medical Trust Hospital
Psychiatry Services at Medical Trust Hospital
Welcome to the Psychiatry Department at Medical Trust Hospital, where we are committed to providing compassionate and comprehensive mental health care to our patients. Our team of experienced psychiatrists and mental health professionals are dedicated to improving the well-being and mental health of individuals facing a wide range of psychological challenges. Here, we’ll provide an overview of our psychiatry services and additional information about our approach to mental health care.
Our Psychiatry Services:
1. Psychiatric Assessment and Diagnosis: Our skilled psychiatrists conduct thorough evaluations to diagnose various mental health conditions, including anxiety disorders, mood disorders, psychotic disorders, and more. We use evidence-based assessments to provide accurate diagnoses.
2. Individualized Treatment Plans: Every patient is unique, and we tailor treatment plans to meet their specific needs. Our goal is to provide personalized care that addresses the root causes of mental health issues and promotes lasting recovery.
3. Medication Management: When necessary, we prescribe and monitor psychiatric medications to help manage symptoms and improve overall functioning. Our team ensures that medication regimens are safe and effective.
4. Psychotherapy Services: We offer a range of psychotherapy options, including cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), dialectical-behavior therapy (DBT), talk therapy, and more. These therapies are designed to help individuals better understand their thoughts, feelings, and behaviors.
5. Addiction Psychiatry: Our addiction psychiatrists specialize in treating substance use disorders and co-occurring mental health conditions. We provide comprehensive support for individuals seeking recovery from addiction.
6. Inpatient and Outpatient Care: Medical Trust Hospital offers both inpatient and outpatient psychiatric services to accommodate the varying needs of our patients. Inpatient care is available for those requiring intensive treatment and stabilization, while outpatient care allows for more flexibility in treatment schedules.
7. Child and Adolescent Psychiatry: We understand that mental health challenges affect individuals of all ages. Our child and adolescent psychiatrists are trained to work with young patients and their families to address developmental and emotional issues.
Compassionate Care: At Medical Trust Hospital, we prioritize providing compassionate care in a safe and non-judgmental environment. We understand the importance of empathy and respect in the healing process.
Multidisciplinary Team: Our psychiatry department collaborates with other medical specialties within the hospital to ensure holistic care. We work closely with psychologists, social workers, and other healthcare professionals to provide comprehensive treatment.
Patient Education: We believe in empowering our patients with knowledge. We offer educational resources and support to help individuals and their families better understand their mental health conditions and treatment options.
Community Outreach: Medical Trust Hospital is committed to raising awareness about mental health in our community. We actively engage in outreach programs, workshops, and events to reduce stigma and promote mental health wellness.
Research and Innovation: We stay at the forefront of psychiatric research and treatment modalities. Our commitment to ongoing learning and innovation ensures that our patients receive the latest evidence-based care.
If you or a loved one is seeking mental health support, you can trust Medical Trust Hospital to provide expert care with compassion and dedication. Our Psychiatry Department is here to support you on your journey towards improved mental health and well-being. Don’t hesitate to reach out to us for more information or to schedule an appointment. Your mental health matters to us.
Speciality services offered
- Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Assessment and evaluation of Neuro developmental disorders including ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder), SLD(Specific Learning Disorders), Childhood onset depression, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Tourette’s syndrome etc
- Geriatric Psychiatry, Neuro cognitive disorders, Dementia assessment and management, Geriatric depression, Anxiety disorders Counselling
- Mood Disorders – Assessment and management of Bipolar disorders, Depression, Suicide prevention and counselling services.
- OCD – Obsessive Compulsive and related Disorder management
- Schizophrenia and other psychotic disorder – evaluation, treatment, psycho education, psychotherapy.
- Marital counselling – Marital discord, assessment and counselling
- Deaddiction treatment – alcohol use disorders, tobacco de addiction.
- Sleep related issues and management
- Erectile dysfunction, other sexual dysfunctions, evaluation and management
Know your doctor
Dr Harikumar CS is a practising psychiatrist for the last two decades. A “Product of Merit”, he did his MBBS from Government Medical College Calicut, DPM (Diploma in Psychiatry medicine) from Government Medical College, Trivandrum,
DNB (diplomate of National Board) from Asha Hospital, Hyderabad.
MNAMS (Member National Academy of Medical Sciences)
IMA (life member, Indian medical Association)
FIPS (Fellow Indian Psychiatric Society)
FIAPP (Fellow Indian Association of Private Psychiatry).
Undergone hands-on training in Neuromodulation from All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi and Central Institute of psychiatry, Ranchi.