Tag: mhn

Psychopharmacology: Mood-Stabilizers

MOOD STABILIZERSMood stabilizers are used in the treatment of mood disorders which elevate depressed mood and suppresses elevated mood.a)      Lithium carbonate ...

Psychopharmacology: Antidepressants

ANTI DEPRESSANTSDrugs used to elevate mood and alleviate other symptoms associated with moderate to severe depression.Classificationl . Tricyclics :  e.g. ...

Psychopharmacology: Antipsychotis

ANTI PSYCHOTICSAntipsychotics are used in the treatment of psychotic disorders and psychotic symptoms.CHLORPROMAZINE is considered to be, the first anti ...

Therapeutic Community

THERAPEUTIC COMMUNITY        The concept was first developed by Maxwell Jones in 1953.Definition\"It is a therapy in which patients social ...

Relaxation Therapy

RELAXATION THERAPY AimsTo induce muscle relaxation . Since anxiety produces muscular tension which in turn reinforces anxiety, any relaxation would ...

Psychotherapy

PSYCHOTHERAPYIntroductionIndividual psychotherapy is a method of bringing about change in a person by exploring his or her feelings, attitudes, thinking, ...

Recreational Therapy

RECREATIONAL THERAPY      Recreation is a form of activity therapy used in most psychiatric settingsIt is a planned therapeutic activity that ...

Psychodrama

PSYCHODRAMAIntroduction Jacob L Moreno introduced a group therapy method in 1925, which is now used as sociodrama, axiodrama, role playing and ...

Play Therapy

PLAY THERAPYIntroduction·         Play is a mode of growth and development in children·         Through play, a child learns to express his ...

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