Psychiatry and Medical Psychology

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At the Department of Psychiatry and Medical Psychology, our psychiatrists and clinical psychologists provide comprehensive diagnostics and treatment to individuals seeking assistance, drug treatment, psychotherapy or counseling in their attempts to trying to cope better with everyday life. The main activities of the department are related primarily to patients who are already hospitalized at “Acibadem Sistina” most often following a physical illnesses but who also require psychological support.

Handling stress

Long-term, chronic stress consequences are manifested as behavioral changes such as: tension, fear, hypersensitivity, depression, confusion, problems with concentration and memory, withdrawal, social isolation, as well as physical symptoms and diseases of various nature, so called psychosomatic diseases. Psychological support in the form of advice on how to overcome stress, greatly reduces the tension a person feels and can significantly improve quality of life, thus preserving good mental and physical health. Our department provides:

• Outpatient psychiatric services for all types of psychological problems
• Mental Hygiene and coping with stress
• Consultation to improve professional engagement
• Improving the psychological wellbeing during pregnancy
• Advisory support to hospitalized patients, or advisory support during medical procedures
• Psychological preparation and support during preoperative and postoperative periods 
• Psychotherapeutic techniques in psychosomatic disorders

Psychiatry and Medical Psychology in Acıbadem