Health is defined as physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.
Mental health is a state of well-being in which the individual realizes his or her own abilities, can cope with the normal stresses of life, can work productively and fruitfully, and is able to make a contribution to his or her community.
Mental health is often neglected or stigmatized, hence preventing help-seeking during times of need. A person cannot be healthy if he is not mentally or socially well and harmonious with the environment.
Most common illnesses in UAE are Depression, Anxiety, Somatoform pain disorders, Addiction to substances and screen, Bipolar disorder and schizophrenia. Among children, the commonly seen disorders are Autism and Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Elderly patients majorly present with Depression, dementia and anxiety which could also be related to medical conditions like Diabetes, Hypertension, Asthma and Cancer.
These are some common symptoms of mental illness
Range of factors can affect psychological wellbeing of an individual, few examples include:
At the Aster Mental Health Centre, we have the best psychiatrists and best psychologists in Dubai, who will listen to your problems in a non-judgmental, confidential and empathetic manner and give you all possible support to not just get through the tough times, but also emerge stronger.
Our experienced team of experts, the best psychologists in Dubai, can help you to learn strategies to cope with stress and manage your mental health issues. Make your appointment today.
Our medical professionals at the Aster Clinic's Psychiatry Department are skilled at providing you with any psychiatric assistance you might require. We are committed to supporting you in any way we can and to assisting you in overcoming the obstacles you face.
Ms. Arfa Banu Khan is working as a Clinical Psychologist at Aster Clinic, Bur Dubai (AJMC)
Jumeirah Lake Towers, Dubai
Deira – Al Muteena, Dubai
Bur Dubai, Dubai
Dr. Mohammed Yousef has been a Specialist Psychiatrist working with us since 1997.
At the Aster Mental Health Centre, we have the best psychiatrists and best psychologists in Dubai, who will listen to your problems like a friend and give you all possible support to not just get through the tough times, but also emerge stronger.
If you have been feeling low constantly and your state of mind is affecting your life drastically, call us right away on 800-700-600 or WhatsApp us on +971 4440 0500 for the best mental health treatment in Dubai.