After completing an initial assessment with Dr Bahjat, one treatment route he may suggest is Psychopharmacology, or the treatment of mental illness with the support of prescribed medication.

Scientific discoveries made in the last few decades have drastically improved the treatment of mental illnesses and disorders, and advancements in drug treatment in particular have transformed psychiatry.

What medication is used in psychopharmacology treatments?

There are a wide number of drugs used in the treatment of mental illness, each with different uses and benefits. Some of the most common include:

  • – Antidepressants
  • – Anti-Anxiety Medications
  • – Antipsychotics
  • – Mood Stabilizers
  • – Other treatments

What benefits can Psychopharmacology offer to me?

Psychopharmacology has a proven effect on the behaviours, emotions and thinking of those suffering from mental illness, and promote changes needed to improve psychological function and greatly benefit recovery.

Is Psychopharmacology the right treatment choice for me?

The thought of taking medication to help with mental health problems can be extremely daunting, and is often something that puts people off getting the help they need. If Psychopharmacology is the best treatment option for you, then Dr Bahjat will provide the experienced professionalism needed, so that you can feel nothing but confidence in your treatment choice.

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Dr.Bahjat Balbous
Specialist Psychiatrist

Dr. Bahjat is a specialist Psychiatrist with more than 25 years’ of experience. He received his medical degree from Kharkov State Medical Institute in Ukraine in 1981, after which he specialized in Psychiatry from the same university, and then went on to earn a Ph.D from the Moscow Research Institute of Psychiatry in 1989. Amongst Dr. Bahjat’s several qualifications, he has earned the Certificate in “QEEG and Neurofeedback”.

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