Author: Dr. Irene Abramovich

Blog articles can help you overcome panic attacks, anxiety, hypochondria, social phobia and other anxiety conditions.

Psychotherapy for schizophrenia

There are different points of view on psychotherapy for schizophrenia. Sometimes, due to a false fear of psychiatry and psychiatrists, the patient’s relatives for a long time try to treat him with different specialists using exclusively psychotherapeutic methods, ignoring the need for drug treatment. Sometimes, the opposite situation occurs, when the patient is prescribed a certain…
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On crisis ages through the eyes of a neurologist

“Our child has become stubborn, does not obey, does everything in his own way and throws tantrums…. He needs something soothing … ”  Such complaints are more often heard from parents of children in transition: about 3 years old and about 14 years old (in fact, some earlier, some later, depending on the rapid or early maturation).…
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Rehabilitation for schizophrenia

Modern psychiatry has made great strides in the treatment of schizophrenia. The use of modern drugs allows you to quickly stop an acute attack, prevent a relapse of the disease. Rehabilitation for schizophrenia What is the reason that the majority of patients, despite the treatment, again end up in the walls of psychiatric clinics? This is mainly…
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The perfect remedy for depression

What are the main treatments for depression? Medication and psychotherapeutic. Sometimes these two approaches, different in their mechanism of action, are artificially opposed to each other. People with a narrow outlook tend to rush to extremes and declare either the complete failure of psychotherapy, or indiscriminately blame medications, relying only on the saving power of the word. As…
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What is a psychological problem?

So, a problem becomes a problem when a person wants to achieve some goal, but he fails. It can be said in another way. There is an individual, there is a desire (without desire, there is no problem), there is some kind of goal, either real or imagined, and some kind of obstacle, also real or imagined, that prevents…
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Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia, formerly lat. Dementia praecox (“premature dementia”) is a mental disorder associated with distorted thinking and emotional responses. Schizophrenia is one of the most common mental illnesses. For most people, this word is associated with something terrible, with getting to a psychiatric hospital, long, possibly lifelong treatment, unpredictable aggressive behavior, disability and dropout from society.    There is also an opposite…
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How to overcome fear?

Fear is one of the human feelings that can and should be present in the norm. Fear warns a person of danger and ultimately helps him survive. However, sometimes fear becomes almost the main emotion that a person experiences with or without reason, fear loses its adaptive role and begins to interfere with a person’s life. The level…
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Who is a psychologist and who is a psychotherapist?

There is some confusion in the use of the concepts of psychologist and psychotherapist. There is a vague idea that both have to do with the psyche and somehow “treat” it in the course of a conversation with a patient. At the same time, the image of a psychotherapist is much more solid. A man of age,…
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Postpartum depression

Pregnancy and childbirth is a complex process, accompanied by hormonal changes in the whole body. Postpartum depression can be a side effect of these changes.  It would seem that all the hardest things are behind us, you can recuperate and enjoy life, but… melancholy, apathy are falling, the future is seen in a gloomy light. Even the mother’s…
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EEG during pregnancy

Electroencephalography (EEG) is an innovative method for studying the function of the brain, which is based on the registration of electrical impulses emanating from its individual zones. Can an EEG be done during pregnancy? EEG is an absolutely safe study that has no contraindications.  Neurophysiologists perform electroencephalography using modern equipment from European manufacturers. EEG for pregnant women is…
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