DISSOCIATIVE DISORDERS

DISSOCIATIVE DISORDERS

People with Dissociative disorders are experience a disconnection and lack of continuity between thoughts, memories, surroundings, actions and identity. They escape reality in ways that are involuntary and unhealthy and cause problems with functioning in everyday...
SOMATOFORM DISORDERS

SOMATOFORM DISORDERS

The Somatoform Disorders are a group of conditions that involve physical symptoms and complaints suggesting the presence of a medical condition but without any evidence of physical pathology to account for them. In other words, they involved medically unexplained...
Panic

Panic

How many times have we told ourselves, ‘don’t panic’? Maybe several times. But, in reality, panicis a serious condition where one faces extremely high level of tension for no specific reason that occurs suddenly,peaks briefly and then subsides. During panic, one might...
Phobias

Phobias

A phobia is an identifiable and persistent fear that is excessive or unreasonable and is triggered by the presence or anticipation of a specific object or situation. Children and adolescents with phobias consistently experience extreme anxiety when exposed to the...
OCD

OCD

Obsessive-compulsive disorder is characterised by unreasonable thoughts and fears (obsessions) that lead to compulsive behaviours.OCD often centres on themes such as a fear of germs or the need to arrange objects in a specific manner. Symptoms usually begin gradually...