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Urdu, Psychiatry in another language

Dr Muzaffar can speak and understand fluent Urdu. She understands Punjabi fully and has some basic Hindi knowledge as well. She can offer and tailor  psychiatric assessments or Cognitive Analytical  Therapy in Urdu. She has a knowledge  of South Asian women’s cultural issues and dilemmas, the  importance of the role … Continue reading

What to expect when you see a psychiatrist

What is a psychiatrist? A psychiatrist is a medically-qualified practitioner who will have spent 5-6 years training to be a doctor. He or she will then have worked as a doctor in general medicine and surgery for at least a year. He or she will then have had at least 6 years … Continue reading

Global Health promotion by Dr Muzaffar

Dr Muzaffar raises global equity of care as a passionate issue. The Center for Global Mental Health (CGMH) hosted the inaugural program of a series of Interest Group Sessions on Borderline Personality Disorder. The session was hosted at The Treehouse Psychiatry Clinic, by Prof. Fareed A. Minhas & Dr. Ayesha … Continue reading

Neuromodulation

The Psychiatrists Ltd are excited this year to start planning our partnership that will enable access for our patients to rTMS. Evidence of this treatment being effective for Depression and Anxiety disorders treatment is growing. We will aim to keep you updated but are excited by this development. We hope … Continue reading

No Health without Mental Health=Parity of Esteem

Transition from DLA to PIP has been occurring across the country. This much publicised change has caused so much challenge and taken up so much professionals time. I had heard from many that they found themselves disadvantaged and poorer but its interesting to see more data about this. October 2016 … Continue reading

Sleep Tips

If you have ever missed out on a night’s sleep or done nightshifts, or perhaps are one of the parents who have lost 1000 hours sleep in the first year of a new baby, you know how powerful sleep is at affecting you. Unsurprisingly many psychiatric disorders involve sleep. A … Continue reading