DEPRESSION is a common condition that affects people of all ages, and both sexes. Although classed as a mental disorder it affects both body and mind, with as many physical as mental symptoms. It is a spectrum condition that ranges from mild to very severe, with biological, psychological and social causes. A diagnosis is made on the basis of a detailed history, physical examination, and basic investigations. Treatments are designed to take into consideration the predisposing, precipitating and maintaining factors. The following treatments have been shown to be effective in treating depression, and the individual may need one or more of them to recover safely and quickly.
MANASA Neuropsychiatric Hospital
Manasa is the premier private dedicated neuropsychiatric hospital in Karnataka. Established in 1964, it is the oldest such hospital in Karnataka, and has a reputation for being able to manage even the most complex mental health problems, and those in psychiatric crisis.
We offer a range of mental health services under one roof, with a team of highly experienced specialists in psychiatry, neuropsychiatry, medicine, psychology, nursing and social work. We pride ourselves in offering more time per consultation than most, to enable a detailed assessment, and the space for all issues and needs to be discussed.
Our outpatient department stands alongside an intensive treatment unit, a large inpatient unit, all backed up by investigation facilities, and a dedicated pharmacy that specializes in neuropsychiatric medication.