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ADHD Serene Health

Adult ADHD

Adults with ADHD can exhibit a wide range of symptoms that affect their day-to-day lives.

Symptoms like having problems getting organised, inability to focus when driving, relationship issues caused by poor listening skills or not honouring commitments, being easily distracted, emotional outbursts and more.

Our expert consultant psychiatrists can help you overcome your ADHD so that you can live a fulfilling life.

Dr Harry Bhat specialises in Adult ADHD.

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Anxiety

When anxious feelings don't go away, happen without any particular reason or make it hard to cope with daily life it may be the sign of an anxiety condition. 

Anxiety is the most common mental health condition in Australia. On average, one in three women and one in five men will experience anxiety at some stage in their life. In a 12-month period, over two million Australians experience anxiety.

There are many ways to help manage anxiety and the sooner people with anxiety get support, the more likely they are to recover. 

All our expert Psychiatrists specialise in Anxiety Disorders.

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Depression

Depression affects nearly 1 in 6 of us. While we all feel sad, moody, or low from time to time, some people experience these feelings intensely, for long periods of time. Everyone is different and it is often a combination of factors that can contribute to developing depression. Depression affect people’s ability to manage their day to day life.

 

Depression often responds to talking therapies, medications, exercise, lifestyle changes and improving social connectivity. Many of our psychiatrists provide expert advice on management of Depression. Our experts deliver evidence-based interventions including combination of intervention and safe medication free approach through Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation.

All our expert Psychiatrists specialise in Depression

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Eating Disorders

An eating disorder is a complex mental illness, with disturbed eating behaviours, distorted beliefs, and extreme concerns about food, eating and body size, shape or weight.

Eating disorders can result in major medical complications that can affect every organ in your body, so it’s crucial that you get help from one of our expert consultant psychiatrists who can work with you to achieve the best outcome for your mental health and well being.

Dr Kate Murphy specialises in Eating Disorders - Returning August 2022.

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Mood Disorders / Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder/ Mood disorder is a mental health condition which makes people experience mood episodes ranging from mania to depression.  

Depression presents with low mood, lack of interest, low energy and feelings of hopelessness. Manic episodes manifest as extremely elevated mood and energy, rapid speech, racing thoughts, overconfidence, spending-sprees, and risk-taking behaviour.

Mood disorders often requires close working relationship between your GP and psychiatrist. We focus not only on providing medications and psychological treatments but also empowering you to recognise early signs and proactively manage them.

Dr Deepak Garg specialises in Mood Disorders.

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Neuropsychiatry

Neuropsychiatry deals with mental disorders that are attributable to diseases of the nervous system.

These include anxiety, neurotic complaints, apathy, mood disorders, hallucinations, delusions, behavioural and personality changes, delirium, and cognitive impairment.

Our neuropsychiatry specialist consultant uses emphatic skills with clients and their family members to produce an evidenced-based and client-focused treatment approach.

Dr April Reyes specialises in Neuropsychiatry.

Psychiatrist Services on the Gold Coast

Older Adults Mental Health

It’s important that older adults are mentally healthy and appreciate life to the full. But there are many causes of mental health issues for older people.

These may be through:

Illness or frailty and loss of independence. Grief and loss, changing living arrangements and increasing social isolation. 

Our caring and compassionate consultant psychiatrists will work with you for the best outcomes if you have any mental health issues.

Dr April Reyes specialises in Mood Disorders.

Psychiatrist Services on the Gold Coast

Perinatal Mental Health

Perinatal refers to the period from the conception of a child through to the first year after birth.

Some of the symptoms of perinatal anxiety and depression are

Feeling sad, low, or crying for no obvious reason or worrying persistently and fearing for the health or wellbeing of your baby. Feeling nervous, ‘on edge’, or panicky and being easily annoyed or irritated. Having difficulty sleeping, even when your baby is sleeping and suffering from abrupt mood swings or feeling constantly tired and lacking energy.

Don’t let perinatal anxiety and depression take over your life. See our caring and compassionate expert consultant psychiatrists now.

Dr Deepak Garg specialises in Perinatal Mental Health.

Psychiatrist Services on the Gold Coast

Psychosis

Psychosis is a state with altered sense of reality. Psychosis needs help from mental health specialists.  While experiencing psychosis, people often start to believe that are not true. They can also hear or see things that are not there. Psychosis can happen due to variety of reasons such as use of recreational substances, schizophrenia, diseases of brain.

Treatment of psychosis requires close coordination of care amongst psychiatrists, GP, support agencies, family, and psychologists.  

All our expert Psychiatrists specialise in Psychosis

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Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) produces distressing experience’s following exposure to a traumatic event. These events could be a car accident or other serious accidents, physical or sexual assault, war or torture, or disasters such as bushfires or floods.

As a result of exposure to traumatic event the person experiences feelings of intense fear, helplessness, horror, upsetting memories, flashbacks of the incident, sleep difficulties or nightmares.

PTSD needs delicate approach and our experts will provide you thorough assessment and start you on the right treatment straight away.

All our expert Psychiatrists specialise in PTSD

TMS

TMS

TMS Gold Coast are a team of highly passionate, experienced, and dedicated doctors and nurses who strive to deliver innovative and specialised treatment to all patients who visit our TMS clinic.

Through utilising robust, safe, and evidence-based methods, our team takes pride in providing professional and effective treatment to provide the best outcome for you and a long-lasting recovery.

TMS Gold Coast specialises in TMS.

Psychiatrist Services on the Gold Coast

Youth Mental Illness

Youth Mental Health focuses on adolescents and young adults from 16-25 years of age who present with a wide range of mental health symptoms.  The challenge that young people face while going through the transition to adulthood and independence, can bring difficulties in their emotional state.  

Early recognition and building a strong therapeutic relationship with the young person and their families is vital in supporting the transition.  Early assessment and treatment help the young person with reaching to their goals and enjoy their life.

All our expert Psychiatrists specialise in Youth Mental Health.