Psychiatry is a branch of medicine that deals with the study, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of mental disorders.

Category : Psychiatry

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Seven deaths at Kirkwood centre

South African National Civic Organisation Sundays River subregion chair Mxolisi April said on Friday that they were concerned about the Covid-19 situation at the Kirkwood centre. “Twenty patients and five staff have tested positive and five patie...

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Psychiatry Online

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COVID-19 patients need counselling

It is not just medicines and doctors that COVID-19 patients need, counselling patients too is important to reduce the anxiety levels and reduce the mental trauma faced by these patients. Hospitals both civic-run as well as private are planning to rop...

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Nigeria's Mental Health Desert

By Ifeanyi Nsofor & Bell Ihua ABUJA – To most Nigerians, mental illness is “when someone starts running around naked.” It is a shocking misconception, yet a full 70% of respondents to a recent mental-health survey – the country’s largest in near...

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Inpatient Psychiatry Social Worker

Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varyi...