Alcoholism addiction treatment

When an individual feels that they are no longer in control of their addictive habit despite the medications they take or are constantly tempted and exposed to the addictive substance, a rehabilitation program is needed. Alcohol rehabilitation program is an intense recovery program that requires motivation, determination and social support to help the suffering individual […]

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Co morbidity in OCD

Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) is distressing in itself as it affects the individual’s thoughts and behaviour. Through years of studies it is also seen that most often OCD occur with another mental illness. When an individual is diagnosed with two mental disorders it is known as co morbidity. And OCD is seen to have quite […]

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Types of Obsessive Compulsive ...

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is mental disorder that is driven by undesirable thoughts known as obsessions that compels repetitive behaviours, known as compulsions. However, it varies from individual to individual in the way in which symptoms of OCD are experienced. Based on the nature of the symptoms experienced OCD can be divided into different types. […]

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Alcoholism facts

1. Alcoholism causes various short term health hazards. The short term harm alcohol causes are the health conditions apart from diseases. It includes injuries caused by accidents, falls, homicides, sexual assaults, alcohol poisoning, etc. Under the influence of alcohol individuals have judgments and decision making skills are inhibited, this might be the reason behind the harmful […]

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Neurofeedback for alcoholism

A number of new methods and therapeutic techniques are coming up to make the journey towards recovery effective, easier and smoother. One of these attempts is integrating neurofeedback in the recovery program. Neurofeedback is a therapeutic intervention that uses biofeedback mechanism. Here medical instruments, sensors, are attached to the individual’s head and face region. These […]

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Living on the Edge

 

Living on the edgeProblems faced by caregivers and families of people suffering from a mental illness are many. There are many times that just when they feel they have managed to master every possible situation that their ward can throw at them a new surprise springs like a jack in the box.

Today people have a service which they can call to get telephonic advice and actual emergency crisis care. Before that a bit on when a person can use this service.

When Can I Use The Emergency Line?

  1. Your ward gets violent: Alcoholics, drug addicts usually take to violence to take out their frustration. Schizophrenics, those suffering from dementia, bipolar disorder patients can get violent within a short second and create domestic havoc.
  2. Self harm: Many mentally ill people seriously consider and sometimes do previous harm to themselves.
  3. Many times the patient will not listen to the family and do as he/ she pleases; like go out alone, buy things without money, steal etc.

To marginalize and control this kind of behaviour by getting advice and help from professionals, one can use the emergency helpline.

Is the emergency helpline available throughout the day and night?

The Cadabam’s group has launched this helpline with the intention of making it available 24/7 – 365 days a hear. You can reach out for help anytime of the day and night and our professionals will be there to assist you.

Do I need to pay for this service?

The emergency helpline is free of cost. The only charge you will bear is the cost of the telephone call.

What if the emergency is very serious?

Cadabam’s group will send it’s emergency rescue team with an ambulance, so you can admit your ward to the nearest medical centre.

So if you see the emergency helpline number +91 97414 76476 is a boom to caregivers and their families. It is a single point of contact for them to seek advice, take action and help heal their loved ones.

The people who man the numbers are qualified and can make a world of difference to the families who put their heart and soul into managing their loved one’s mental problems.

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