Psychiatric Treatment

Psychiatric treatment plays an essential role in helping individuals heal and recover from a variety of mental health and emotional needs. Who needs psychiatric treatment? Individuals that have developed unhealthy behavioral or mental patterns which cause dysfunction and suffering are likely dealing with a mental illness that needs immediate attention. It is important to know that having a mental illness does not always mean a permanent burden so long as professional help is sought out to begin the healing process. Individuals that have been diagnosed with or are displaying traits of the following disorders and illnesses should be sure to include psychiatric care as part of the treatment process:

  • Schizophrenia
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Depression
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Oppositional Defiance Disorder
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Body Dysmorphic Disorder
  • Attention Deficit Disorder
  • Eating Disorders
  • Social Disorders
  • Trichotillomania
  • Sexual Disorders

It is important to remember that not all psychiatric disorders or mental illnesses are equal in severity. It is important to know what level of care is needed for each individual based on level of severity. The following options are available: