• General Psychiatry & Clinical Psychology
  • Management of Psychiatric Disorders
  • De - addiction services
  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry services
  • Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Suicide prevention & Management
  • Psychometric evaluation focus on IQ / SLD and other Psychiatric illness including personality disorders
  • CBT / Adolescent psychotherapy for various psychiatric conditions
  • Couple & Family Therapy



Welcome to the Psychiatry Department at EMS Memorial Hospital and Research Centre, where weprovide compassionate and comprehensive care for patients with mental health conditions. Our team of experienced psychiatrists, psychologists, and social workers are committed to helping our patients achieve optimal mental wellness and improve their quality of life. We offer a wide range of services, including evaluation and diagnosis, medication management, psychotherapy, and other evidence-based treatments. We are dedicated to creating a safe and supportive environment where patients can feel heard, understood, and empowered to take control of their mental health.

General Psychiatry & Clinical Psychology: This involves the diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of mental illnesses, including anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, and schizophrenia. Clinical psychology focuses on the psychological aspect of mental illnesses and helps individuals to develop oping strategies and improve their mental health.

Management of Psychiatric Disorders: This encompasses a range of treatments for various mental health disorders, such as medication management, therapy, and counselling. It also includes psychoeducation for individuals and families, providing them with the tools and knowledge needed to manage their mental health.

De-addiction Services: This involves the treatment of addiction disorders such as drug and alcohol addiction. Counselling, detoxification, and medication assisted treatment are all part of the treatment to help individuals overcome addiction.

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Services: This involves the diagnosis and treatment of mental health disorders in children and adolescents, such as ADHD, autism spectrum disorders, and anxiety disorders. Treatment may include therapy, counselling, and medication management.

Geriatric Psychiatry: This focuses on the mental health of older adults, addressing issues such as depression, dementia, and memory loss. Treatment may involve medication management, psychotherapy, and lifestyle modifications.

Suicide Prevention & Management: This involves assessment and intervention to prevent suicide and support individuals who have attempted or are at risk of suicide. Treatment may include crisis intervention, counselling, and medication management.

Psychometric Evaluation Focus on IQ / SLD and Other Psychiatric Illnesses Including Personality Disorders: This involves the assessment and evaluation of a person&'s cognitive abilities and mental health status. Psychometric tests may include IQ testing, screening for specific learning disorders, and assessments for personality disorders.

CBT / Adolescent Psychotherapy for Various Psychiatric Conditions: This involves the use of cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT) and psychotherapy to treat mental health disorders such as anxiety and depression. Treatment focuses on identifying negative thought patterns and developing coping strategies to improve mental health.

Couple & Family Therapy: This involves therapy for couples and families experiencing mental health issues or relationship difficulties. Treatment focuses on improving communication, building stronger relationships, and developing coping strategies for managing mental health issues within the family.

Mental health is an essential aspect of overall well-being. It involves our emotional, psychological, and social well-being and affects how we think, feel, and act. Mental health problems can impact individuals of any age, race, gender, or socioeconomic status. They can arise from a combination of genetic, environmental, and lifestyle factors. It is crucial to prioritize mental health and seek timely help and support to manage any mental health challenges. At EMS Memorial Hospital and Research Centre, we urge you to take your mental health seriously and seek professional help at the earliest whenever you feel distressed.



Dr Ashish Nair

MD (Psychiatry)

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