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Psychological problems and treatment in Malaysia

Nathaniel N. Wagner

Psychological problems and treatment in Malaysia

by Nathaniel N. Wagner

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Published by University of Malaya Press; [sole distributor: University of Malaya Co-operative Bookshop] in Kuala Lumpur .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Malaysia.
    • Subjects:
    • Psychiatry -- Malaysia.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      Statementedited by Nathaniel N. Wagner and Eng-Seong Tan.
      ContributionsTan, Eng-Seong, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRC451.M35 W3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[16], 156 p.
      Number of Pages156
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4710347M
      LC Control Number77942458

        Abstract. Cultural beliefs play a major role in the diagnosis and treatment of many mental health problems. When people approach the mental health system, they bring with them their values, belief system and cultural background to the treatment : Alean Al-Krenawi. According to the U.S. Surgeon General, about 20% of American children suffer from a diagnosable mental illness during a given year. Further, .

      Eating disorders are among the most complex disorders to treat, typically requiring medical, nutritional, and psychotherapeutic interventions. High relapse rates and the sense of urgency to save lives and minimize or prevent lifelong problems present challenges for even the most seasoned treatment p. Psychological stress A man expressing stress Stress can be external and related to the environment, [3] but may also be caused by internal perceptions that cause an individual to experience anxiety or other negative emotions surrounding a situation, such as pressure, discomfort, etc., which they then deem stressful.

      Mental Health Services in Malaysia has long been confined to psychiatry whose history in this country dated back as early as However, aspects of prevention of mental disorders and promotion of mental health had lagged behind. The public health burden of mental health problems and disorders now is too high for this to continue. COVID frontline HCPs at increased risk of psychological problems Roshini Claire Anthony, 04 May Frontline healthcare workers who are directly diagnosing, treating, or caring for patients with COVID have increased risks for depression, anxiety, insomnia, and distress, according to a study from China.


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