Psychiatry department - Sankalp hospital

Comprehensive psychiatric evaluations for all age groups are offered at Sankalp Hospital, along with multispecialty team-based management of common and persistent mental diseases and specialised services like Neuropsychiatry, Addiction Medicine, Memory Clinics, Liaison, and Child Psychiatry.

The "mind" is  the strongest and most fascinating organ in every person. Our minds serve as the foundation for all we think, feel, analyse, and plan in a given day. Any major mental anguish can result in disorders, which can be quite crippling for the person and their family. Fortunately, numerous pharmaceutical and psychological interventions can be used to treat or control many mental health issues, allowing the participants to resume normal functioning.

Medical Specialties Neuropsychiatry

The research and treatment of psychiatric and neurological diseases in people are the main goals of the scientific and medical field of neuropsychiatry.

Among the clinical issues that necessitate a neuropsychiatrist's help are:
  • Patients with developmental disabilities who engage in self-harming behaviour.
  • People who also have dementia and schizophrenia.
  • People who suffer from severe obsessive-compulsive disorder and Tourette syndrome.
  • Parkinson's disease causing hallucinations or delusions when taking drugs to increase dopamine.
  • Personality changes and violent behaviour are signs of Huntington's illness.
  • Behavioural and social problems brought on by dementia.
  • Seizures coupled with sadness or insanity.

Memory health centers

Many professionals who treat and manage patients with problems connected to ageing and mental health are available at memory clinics. The patients typically undergo a battery of tests to gauge how well they can comprehend, remember, and retain information. The diagnostic gives the doctors a first understanding of their mental capacity. Additional evaluations, such as a CAT scan to produce images of the brain on x-rays or an MRI to reveal

The SPECT scan and EEG are two further procedures that might be run. Single-photon emission computerized tomography is used in SPECT scans to monitor brain blood flow. Additionally, the EEG uses electroencephalogram imaging to capture brain electrical activity.

Addiction Medicine

The area of psychiatry known as "addiction medicine" is concerned with the identification, assessment, treatment, and recovery of those who have addictions. They are also interested in the treatment of those who abuse unhealthy substances like alcohol, cigarettes, prescription pharmaceuticals, and other legal or illegal drugs.

Pediatric psychiatry

Children with mental health issues are helped by child psychiatrists. Child psychiatrists can treat a variety of mental health issues, including acute psychotic symptoms, expression of acute suicidal ideation, and intentional self-harm.

Other services consist of
  • Psychological Evaluation
  • Cognitive memory ability and neuropsychological intelligence (IQ)
  • Learning Challenges and Disabilities
  • The Personality Diagnostic Test
  • Psychotherapy
  • Behavior Modification
  • Family Counseling
  • Marital Counseling
  • Therapy for cognitive behaviour

Coaching and counselling

We are aware that choosing to receive psychiatric treatment can be challenging and difficult. However, rest assured that your individual, specific needs will be met while still being addressed with respect and care.