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Department of Psychology

Psychotherapy is a talk therapy. It is a way to help people with a broad variety of psychological and emotional problems. Psychotherapy aims to improve individual’s wellbeing and mental health, to resolve troublesome behavior, beliefs, compulsions, or emotion, to improve relationships and social skills.

Psychotherapy is helpful for treatment

  • Anxiety disorders
  • Depressive disorders
  • Mood disorders
  • Learning disorders
  • Autism spectrum disorder
  • Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
  • Obsessive compulsive disorder
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Intellectual disability
  • Life’s stresses and other psychosocial problems.

 

Helping Hand -CPRP Psychological services

Helping hand institute for rehabilitation sciences Mansehra is providing psychological services since 2017. Clinical Psychologist use several types of therapies. The choice of therapy depends on the client’s particular issues/problems and circumstances. Therapist may combine elements from different approaches to best meet the needs of the person receiving treatment. Psychotherapy may be used in combination with medicines prescribed by a psychiatrist. Psychologist Interview the client and their parents/caregivers to identify their psychological needs and problems. Performs psychological assessment including administration of standardized psychological test to provide accurate diagnosis. Psycho-educates the parents, caregivers and attendants of clients to apply the strategies at home learned in therapy session.

Therapy may be conducted in an individual, family, couple, or group setting, and can help both children and adults. Sessions are typically held twice a week for about 45 minutes. Both client and therapist need to be actively involved in psychotherapy. Confidentiality is a basic requirement of psychotherapy.

We have inter-disciplinary team of physical therapists, speech-language pathologist, prosthetics and orthotics, occupational therapist and psychotherapist. Our team of professionals work together on disability to make our patients more functional and independent in their life.