Mental illness / Psychosis
Psychiatric Emergency Ambulance Services, Mental illness are health conditions involving changes in emotion, thinking or behavior (or a combination of these). Mental illnesses are associated with distress and/or problems functioning in social, work or family activities. A mental health concern can become a mental illness when some continuous symptoms and signs lead to frequent stress that affects a person’s ability to function normally. Growing competition and shrinking support networks are the leading factors causing behavioral problems. This is especially common among the urban populace.
In present scenario a large number of population are suffer from mental health concerns and psychiatric disorders in their life.
- As per WHO prediction in year 2020 roughly 20 per cent of Indian population were suffer from different types of mental illnesses.
- According to the numbers, 56 million Indians suffer from depression
- Another 38 million Indians suffer from anxiety disorders.
What is psychiatry?
Psychiatry is the branch of medicine focused on the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of mental, emotional and behavioral disorders.
A psychiatrist is a medical doctor (an M.D. or D.O.) who specializes in mental health, including substance use disorders. Psychiatrists are qualified to assess both the mental and physical aspects of psychological problems.
Symptoms (Psychiatric Emergency Ambulance Services):-
Symptoms of mental illness may vary depending upon the disorder, present situation, and other factors. Some of most common signs and symptom are below:
- Confused thinking or lack of concentrate
- Different feelings (Sad, fears, worried, etc.)
- Isolated from friends, family, and activities
- Problem in dealing with daily issues or stress
- Phobia, Suicidal thoughts
- Significant tiredness, low energy, or problems sleeping
- Paranoia, or hallucinations
- Inability cope with minor problems at work, home, or social environment
- Sex drive changes
- Major changes in eating habits
- Excessive anger, hostility, or violence
- Alcohol or drug abuse
Types of Mental illness/psychosis:-
- Anxiety disorders
- Behavioral and emotional disorders in children
- Bipolar effective disorder
- Dissociation and dissociative disorders
- Eating disorders
- Obsessive-compulsive disorder
- Post-traumatic stress disorder
How to cope up with Mental Illness Issues:-
People seek psychiatric help for many reasons. The problems can be sudden, such as a panic attack, frightening hallucinations, thoughts of suicide, or hearing “voices.” Or they may be more long-term, such as feelings of sadness, hopelessness, or anxiousness that never seem to lift or problems functioning, causing everyday life to feel distorted or out of control.
Treatment by Psychiatric Ambulance For Violent Patient:-
Mental illness is treatable. The vast majority of individuals with mental illness continue to function very well in their daily lives.
Mental illness tends to make a person miserable and can lead to problems in their daily life, such as at work or school, or in relationships. In the majority of cases, mental health symptoms can be managed with a combination of talk therapy and medications.
Psychiatric Ambulance For Violent Patient:-
Psychiatrists use a variety of treatments – including various forms of psychotherapy, medications, psycho-social interventions and other treatments (such as electroconvulsive therapy or ECT), depending on the needs of each patient.
In some cases, the condition of a patient becomes worse. In such case, patients become violent, agitated and unmanageable at home. They need urgent medical attention but the family is unable to bring the patient to the facility due to various reasons.
We at Almas having the best psychiatric ambulance team (doctor and paramedics) is considered the best team in Delhi NCR north India for rescuing unmanageable, or are extremely violent and agitated patient to healthcare facilities, thereby making it easier for the family members to seek treatment for their loved ones.
Modes of shifting of the psychiatric patient:-
- Air ambulance
- By commercial flight
- Road ambulance
We at ALMAS AMBULANCE have more than ten years of experience in the rescue of violent & unmanageable psychiatric patients to a different health care facility. Contact Now
Psychiatric/ De-addiction patient admission guidance:-
There are several psychiatric centers, de-addiction & rehab centers in Delhi NCR & neighboring states & provide their best to treat all conditions. Some institutes are best for psychiatric problems others are for de-addiction.
Apart from psychiatric ambulance services, our professionals also provide useful guidance regarding a patient in different facility i.e. institute that is best for your patient according to their condition. This makes it easier for the family members to seek treatment for their loved ones.