DR. JOSEPH WILL HELP YOU BUILD A LIFE THAT IS WORTH LIVING. INVEST IN LEARNING SKILLS EARLY AS THEY WILL LAST YOU FOR A LIFE TIME.
Pharmacotherapy for Several Psychiatric Disorders in Childhood
Medication is an effective part of the treatment for several psychiatric disorder and childhood. Dr. Joseph will recommend appropriate medication as she has many years of experience of treating psychiatric illness in inpatients and out-patients. She will fully explain the reasons for medication used, what benefits the medication should provide, as well as possible risk, adverse effects and other treatment alternatives.
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) is a service provided to individuals with a goal to treat cognitive behavioural problems by taking a hands-on, practical approach to problem solving. Its goal is to modify patterns of thinking or change the behaviour behind people’s difficulties to enable them to change the way they feel toward identified difficulties.
DIALECTICAL BEHAVIOUR THERAPY
This is a therapy designed to help people suffering from mood disorders as well as those who needs to change patterns of behaviour that are not helpful, such as self harm, suicidal ideation, and substance abuse. It is a modified form of Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT) Dr. Joseph is highly experienced in DBT and will help clients “build a life worth living”.
EYE MOVEMENT DESENSITIZATION AND REPROCESSING
Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) is an integrative psychotherapy approach that has been extensively research and proven effective for the treatment of trauma. There is increasing evidence that it can also be applied helpfully in other conditions where intrusive memories are problematic.