Know Psychiatry

Stress Management

Hans Selye, the father of stress theory, defined stress as “the nonspecific response of the body to any demand made upon it.” The “demand” can be a threat, a challenge or any kind of change which requires the body to adapt. The response is automatic and immediate.

CONVERSION DISORDER

Conversion disorder, earlier called Hysteria, involves a pattern in which pseudo-neurological symptoms of some physical malfunction or loss of control appear without any underlying organic pathology… 

DEPRESSION

Termed as Major Depressive Disorder, one of the commonest psychiatric disorder. Ranks as 2nd causes of disability worldwide just only to heart disorders. As with other medical disorder, depression carries significant morbidity and mortality…

ALCOHOL USE DISORDERS

The word “Alcoholism” should be cautiously used, it refers to damage whether mental, physical or social, resulting from excessive consumption of Alcohol…