Psychiatry is the medical specialty devoted to the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of mental disorders. These include various mal adaptations related to mood, behaviour, cognition, and perceptions. psychiatric assessment of a person typically begins with a case history and mental status examination. Physical examinations and psychological tests may be conducted. On occasion, neuroimaging or other neurophysiological techniques are used. Neuropsychiatry is a branch of medicine that deals with mental disorders attributable to diseases of the nervous system. It preceded the current disciplines of psychiatry and neurology, which had common training however, psychiatry and neurology have subsequently split apart and are typically practiced separately. Nevertheless, neuropsychiatry has become a growing subspecialty of psychiatry and it is also closely related to the fields of neuropsychology and behavioural neurology.
- Track 1-1 Behaviour
- Track 2-2 Medication
- Track 3-3 Psychotherapy
- Track 4-4 Psychiatry in Addiction
- Track 5-5 Psycho Pharmacology