Psychiatrist Doctor in Delhi NCR & Mental Health Care South Delhi.


Many people have mental health concerns from time to time. But a mental health concern becomes a mental illness when ongoing symptoms cause frequent stress and causes problems with one’s ability to function.

A mental illness can cause problems in our daily life, such as at school or work or in relationships. Mild cases can be managed with counselling. But as symptoms worsen, they need to be managed with medications.

commonly known as depression, is a mental health condition characterized by, at least two weeks of low mood, that is present across most situations. It is often accompanied by low self-esteem, loss of interest in normally enjoyable activities, low energy, and pain without a clear cause.

• Feeling of sadness, crying, emptiness, worthlessness or hopelessness
• Anger outbursts, irritability or frustration, even over small matters

A group of conditions that affect the ability to sleep well on a regular basis. Whether they are caused by a health problem or by too much stress, sleep disorders are becoming increasingly common in India. Most people occasionally experience it. In many cases, sleep disorders develop as a result of an underlying mental health problem.

A chronic illness highlighted by drug seeking and use that is difficult to control, repetitive and leading harmful physical, social and monetary consequences. The initial decision to take drugs is voluntary for most people, but repeated drug use lead to brain changes that makes a person lose their self-control and seek drugs, to feel positive or in control of their general life.Substances such as alcohol, marijuana and nicotine are also, considered drugs.

A general term for several disorders that present as being nervous, fearful of strangers/ places, being afraid of unknown/ future, and worrying constantly. These disorders affect how we feel and react and can present as physical problems like IBS, Chronic Diarrhea, Chest pain, Asthma like breathing conditions.

Presents as thoughts or experiences that seem out of touch with reality. It can present as disorganised speech or behavior and can lead to decreased participation in daily activities. Difficulty with concentration and memory may also be present. It is not very uncommon and every year more than 1 million cases are diagnosed, in India.

Psychosis can occur as a result of various psychiatric illness such as schizophrenia, Mood disorders. It can also, be caused by various health condition, medication or drug use or even illnesses that affect brain function, such as a head injury or tumors.

Type of mood disorder/ depression associated with childbirth.It is very common after child birth and can be detrimental to both mother and child. There are more than 10 million cases per year happen in India.

Mental health condition that can be triggered by a traumatic event - either by experiencing it or witnessing it. Some symptoms can include flashbacks, nightmares, severe anxiety or even continued uncontrollable thoughts about the event

Group of conditions where there is impairment of at least two brain functions –consistent short termmemory loss, difficulty communicating or finding words, problem solving, coordination or motor functions and judgement.It can include confusion, disorientation and symptoms include forgetfulness, limited social skills and thinking abilities impaired to the point that, it interferes with daily functioning.

formerly called manic depression, can be associated with moderate to extreme anger outbursts, emotional highs (mania or hypomania) and lows (depression).Episodes of mood swings may occur rarely or multiple times a week. While most people will experience some emotional symptoms between episodes, some may not experience any.

A condition related to brain development that impacts how a person perceives and socializes with others, causing problems in social interaction and communication. The disorder also includes, limited and repetitive patterns of behavior. The term "spectrum" in autism spectrum disorder refers to the wide range of symptoms and severity.

Refers to a pattern of unreasonable thoughts and fears (obsessions) that lead one to do repetitive behaviors (compulsions), both of which cause significant distress to the person. These obsessions and compulsions interfere with daily activities and functioning of the person, by causing severe anxiety.