Session: Psychiatry

Psychiatry

Description:

For most psychiatric disorders, there are not any laboratory tests to verify the condition. Instead, a patient undergoes a series of psychological tests, although biochemical tests also are performed to see the patient's physical health status. Psychiatrists use several sorts of treatment in managing psychological state illness including psychotherapy, medications like antipsychotics, mood stabilizers and antidepressants. Psychotherapy may include cognitive behavior modification, group therapy or group counselling. Hospitalization can also be needed in severe cases. Psychiatry is one among the oldest branches of drugs but the sector has developed significantly since the arrival of neuroscience.