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Child, Adolescent & Family Psychiatry

Child, Adolescent and Family Mental Health and Well-Being Clinic

Goal of Clinic- “No health without mental health”.

 

Scope of Clinic-

Full Range of assessment and treatment for mental health and behavioural disorders affecting children, adolescents, young people and families.

This includes-

  • Comprehensive mental health assessment of individual, couple or family system.
  • Age-appropriate and situation-specific techniques, example play, art, parent-child game, exploratory, etc used to enhance assessment.
  • Psychopharmacological (use of medication) treatment, if appropriate.
  • Family/Systemic Therapy treatment, if appropriate.
  • Individual Psychodynamic/Psychoanalytical Therapy treatment, if appropriate.
  • Hypnotherapy/Hypnoanalysis treatment, if appropriate.
  • Cognitive/Behavioural (or combined) Therapy, if appropriate.
  • Other therapeutic approaches- example motivational, guided imagery, dream interpretations, psychosexual, mindfulness-based, etc; if appropriate.
  • Group Therapy can be considered, if appropriate and feasible, to enhance drama therapy, group learning and modelling techniques.
  • Consultation to wider systems and networks on mental health and wellbeing of children, young people and families.
  • Training to systems and networks on mental health and wellbeing.

Consultant Psychiatrist

Dr. Jinesh Shah