Psychiatry and Psychology
Psychiatry deals with the diagnosis and treatment of mental health disorders which includes various manifestations like behavioural changes, mood swings, perception and cognition. Psychiatry usually is divided into 3 general categories, mental illnesses, severe learning disabilities and personality disorders.
At Medway, patients are seen both as outpatients as well as admitted if it is warranted. Experienced psychiatrists’ perform a psychiatric assessment of the patient and advise medicine accordingly. Counselling and talk therapy by a senior psychologist is also available at Medway hospitals. Substance abuse with harmful and psychoactive substances including alcohol and drugs are expertly treated at Medway hospitals.