The Clinical Psychology Department at SRV Hospital in Mumbai is a comprehensive mental health care facility that offers clinical assessment and treatment for a wide range of emotional, cognitive, and behavioral disorders for patients of all ages and backgrounds.
Our aim is to create a supportive environment that fosters hope and trust among our patients, their families, and the community. Our goal is to enhance the emotional and psychological well-being of our patients through providing effective, cohesive mental health services with empathy, dignity and respect.
At SRV Hospitals, we are dedicated to providing top-notch care to our patients.
Clinical psychology is a specialized field of psychology that focuses on diagnosing and treating mental health disorders. The conditions that are commonly treated by clinical psychologists include:
Anxiety disorders, including generalized anxiety disorder, social anxiety disorder, and panic disorder.
Mood disorders, including major depressive disorder and bipolar disorder.
Personality disorders, including borderline personality disorder and narcissistic personality disorder.
Eating disorders, including anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and binge eating disorder.
Substance use disorders, including alcohol and drug addiction.
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), which can result from experiencing or witnessing a traumatic event.
Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), which is characterized by obsessive thoughts and compulsive behaviors.
Schizophrenia, which is a severe mental health disorder that affects a person’s ability to think, feel, and behave clearly.
Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), which is a neurodevelopmental disorder that affects a person’s ability to pay attention and control impulses.
Sleep disorders, including insomnia and sleep apnea.
Clinical psychologists use a range of techniques to help individuals with mental health disorders, including psychotherapy, cognitive-behavioral therapy, and other evidence-based treatments. They work collaboratively with other healthcare providers to develop individualized treatment plans that address the specific needs of each patient. The goal is to help patients manage their symptoms and improve their overall quality of life.
Symptoms of Psychological
Symptoms of psychological problems can vary depending on the specific condition and the individual. Some common symptoms of psychological disorders include:
Persistent sadness or low mood
Loss of interest or pleasure in activities
Changes in appetite or weight
Difficulty sleeping or insomnia
Fatigue or low energy
Feelings of worthlessness or guilt
Difficulty concentrating or making decisions
Recurrent thoughts of death or suicide
Agitation or restlessness
Irritability or anger
Anxiety or panic attacks
Fear or phobias
Obsessive or compulsive behaviors
Delusions or hallucinations
Disordered thinking or speech
Social withdrawal or isolation
Physical symptoms such as headaches, stomachaches, or muscle tension. It is important to note that some of the above symptoms may be indicative of other illnesses or conditions, and a proper evaluation by a qualified healthcare professional is needed for accurate diagnosis and treatment.
Diagnosis & Advance Treatments with SRV Hospital
Obtaining an accurate diagnosis is essential for effective treatment and recovery. Evaluating psychological factors such as an individual’s cognitive, emotional, and behavioral functioning forms the basis for further intervention. These assessments are carried out by qualified clinical psychologists at SRV Hospital in Mumbai who administer, score, and interpret the tests and create detailed profiles for individuals. This leads to a clear diagnosis, valuable insights, and a strong foundation for continued treatment.
Behavior rating scales for various disorders (Anxiety, Depression, OCD, ADHD, Autism, etc.)
After making a diagnosis, psychologists at SRV Hospital in Mumbai provide therapy or a combination of therapies that are best suited to the patient’s needs. Common therapies used to treat mental health include:
SRV Hospital is a state-of-the-art multispecialty tertiary care facility in Goregaon that brings to the community a unique healthcare experience where a community of caregivers works closely with renowned doctors in a collaborative approach to improve both the health of our patients and the practice of medicine.