The WHO constitution states: ‘’ Health is a state of complete physical, mental and social well being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity’’. I believe this is important because mental health is more than just the absence of mental disorders or disabilities.
I completed my psychiatry training in United Kingdom and became a member of Royal College of Psychiatrists in 2010. I Specialize in General, Adult, Adolescent, addiction and Neuropsychiatry, I-have been Treating adult and adolescent patients in clinical and hospital settings. In addition to the above-mentioned treatment, I also specialize in complex medication management and treatment resistant conditions, My training help me learn to treat my patients in an environment of understanding, compassion and confidentiality.
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Some of the conditions of mental health I treat are
In addition to my psychiatric practical background, I have gained an extensive experience in setting up mental health service. I successfully passed Medical leadership in practice MLIP module organized by Manchester Business School, University of Manchester. I have published case reports and a book chapter in International journals. I am a firm believer of sharing my experience and knowledge in mental health with my colleagues and encourage teaching in clinical practice. I successfully passed Post Graduate Certificate in Medical education Module1 to attain Clinical Supervisor Competences from Northwest deanery and Edge Hill University with Merit – April 2013. I believe in auditing my clinical practice on a regular basis and was involved in numerous Clinical Audit projects. I have also been involved in research projects as a contribution to Medical community.
I am trained in using evidence-based mental health treatment modalities, ranging from, but not limited to, psychotropic medications, individual psychotherapy, cognitive behavior therapy, couples counseling.