8 Symptoms That You May Be Suffering From Depression

“I was feeling low, but my sadness prolonged and I just wanted to be alone. Gradually, it became very challenging to work. Am I depressed?” A Patient. Signs of depression are not always visible. It may start with a mild sadness then pessimism continues, and then you don’t want to do anything. In extreme cases, […]

Quick Guide to Bipolar Disorder Treatment!

Bipolar disorder is is condition related to significant changes in your mood-state or how you feel. It use to be called ‘Manic Depression.’ In this medical condition, you get extreme mood swings that bring emotional highs (or manic episodes) & lows. (or depressive episodes) You will not be able to sleep, will lack energy, and […]

Do You Have an Anxiety Disorder?

Everyone feels anxious at times and that’s normal. Remember when you sat for that crucial exam or when you had to take an important decision, you might have become slightly nervous. But an anxiety disorder is somewhat different; it is a mental illness which could hamper your normal life. If you are suffering from it, […]

Ways to Ease Depression

“Once you choose hope, anything is possible.” — Christopher Reeve According to the Black Dog Institute, “One in seven Australians will experience depression in their lifetime.” Depression is also the number one cause of non-fatal disability in the country. Lifestyle changes have contributed to the rise of depression. So are you depressed? What can you […]

Addiction Counselling

Recovering from addiction and restoring mental health requires caring and compassionate relationships, including the one with a psychiatrist. Dr Abeya provides individualized, non-judgmental treatment and counselling for a variety of challenging disorders. Addiction is not limited to drugs and alcohol. Sex, Gambling, Shopping, and Over-eating can have addictive components, and require specialized, sensitive treatment. Other […]