Psychiatry is the branch of medicine specialising in the study, prevention, diagnosis and management of mental health disorders.
Mental illness can cause a wide range of symptoms including panic attacks, reduced ability to concentrate, extreme mood changes, low energy, changes in eating patterns, persistently low mood, sleeping disturbances and many others.
Your consultant will take a history and assess your condition before giving you their expert opinion. If further investigations or treatments are required, these will be fully explained to you during the consultation.
Dr Anne-Aurelie CASTERET