Psychiatry is the medical branch that deals with the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of all types of affective, behavioral, cognitive and perceptual mental disorders. Most commonly, the prescribed medication is combined with psychotherapy, which implies using various psychological methods based on personal interaction in order to resolve troublesome behaviors, beliefs, compulsions, thoughts and emotions, many of the psychiatrists being also psychotherapists. Psychology deals with any type of emotional, vocational, educational, developmental and organizational concerns and basically helps a person develop his or her own personality and overcome any fears he or she might have, as well as helps facilitating different types on interpersonal relationships.
Psychiatrists in Dubai provide medical support for various minor mental disorders, including anxiety, phobia, panic, eating disorders, obsessive compulsive disorders, depression and other mood disorders, hyperactivity, learning disabilities and behavioral difficulties, and for all types of major mental disorders requiring a longer period of medical treatment and supervision, and in some cases also a period of hospitalization.
Psychologists in Dubai offer a wide range of counseling services, such as family counseling, marital therapy, trauma support, children counseling in study related problems, fear and anxiety overcoming therapies, stress management therapies, personality development help and motivational therapy, among others. Depending on the nature of the problem the patient has, the specialists can decide after an initial evaluation whether individual therapy or family or couple therapy is more likely to help achieving the desired results. Individual therapy sessions help the patient identify, explore and develop strategies to overcome their concerns or fears. Family therapy sessions are usually recommended to families with children or teens who encounter different types of psychological problems and it is important that all of the family members work as an unit in order to achieve the expected results. Couple therapy is one of the most popular forms of psychological counseling, helping the partners understand and solve their relationship problems.