Mental Health and Behavioral Sciences in India
Stress is primarily caused by a disturbance in biological functions or due to the incapability of an individual to cope up with minor problems in work, home or social environment. Growing competition, shrinking support networks is one of the leading factors, which is causing a behavioral problem, especially amongst the urban populace.
Stress is one of the foremost reasons for the mental disorders and is mainly caused by a disturbance in biological functions or due to minor problems in home, social environment, or work. Growing competition, shrinking support networks is one of the leading factors, which is causing behavioural problems.
Why is Mental Health and Behavioral Treatment Preferred in India?
The Department of Mental Health and Behavioral Sciences is manned by experienced mental health professionals in the fields of Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology to cater to the needs of a diverse population.We are the first to offer care to individuals who seek treatment from minor stress and interpersonal problems that can further lead to severe neurobehavioural/neurocognitive and psychiatric problems. We also lend support to people who lead a normal and well-adjusted life but are witnessing problems in other walks of life.
The Department of Mental Health and Behavioural Sciences at Fortis Healthcare is an integrated mental health care system providing clinical evaluation and treatment services for a broad range of emotional, cognitive, and behavioral disorders for patients of all ages and cultural backgrounds. Led by Dr. Samir Parikh and one of the largest mental health care providers in the private sector, our team comprises of psychiatrists, clinical psychologists, counselling psychologists, psychoanalytical psychotherapists, art therapists, special educators and occupational therapists.
Understanding Your Medications
Tell the doctor about all medications and vitamin supplements you are already taking.
Remind your doctor about any allergies and any problems you have had with medicines.
Understand how to take the medicine before you start using it and take your medicine as instructed.
Don’t take medicines prescribed for another person or give yours to someone else.
Call your doctor right away if you have any problems with your medicine or if you are worried that it might be doing more harm than good. Your doctor may be able to adjust the dose or change your prescription to a different one that may work better for you.