A range of mental health conditions across the whole spectrum of organic, substance misuse, psychotic, affective (mood), neurotic (anxiety), eating disorders, ADHD etc are managed in Dr. Kar Ray’s private clinics.
Dr. Kar Ray is experienced in treating a wide range of common and complex presentations. The resources in these pages are for psycho education purposes. Please discuss them further during the consultation.
Psychotic conditions include Schizophrenia, Delusional Sisorder, Schizoaffective, Paranoia etc,
Affective conditions include Mood disorders like Depression, Bipolar, PND, SAD, Dysthmia, Cyclothymia.
Neurotic conditions include Panic Disorder, Phobias, OCD, PTSD, Somatization, MUS, Conversion etc.
Other common presentations include Dementia, Anorexia, Bulimia, ADHD, Aspergers, etc
The facts and figures around Mental Health in the UK are alarming.
1 in 4 people will experience some kind of mental health problem in the course of a year
Mixed anxiety and depression is the most common mental disorder in Britain
Women are more likely to have been treated for a mental health problem than men
About 10% of children have a mental health problem at any one time
Depression affects 1 in 5 older people
Suicides rates show that British men are three times as likely to die by suicide than British women
Self-harm statistics for the UK show one of the highest rates in Europe: 400 per 100,000 population