Dr. Sharmistha Barai, MD



Importance of Mental Health among Youth discussed by Dr. Sharmistha Barai

07 Sep 17 - 02:18

Mental health is not merely the absence of mental illness, but it also the ability to cope with the challenges in life. Mental health is as important as physical health to everybody. Youths usually experiment with attitudes, appearances, and behaviors. Most of their experiments are harmless, but some experiments may have terrible results. Children and youths experience mental health problem such as stress, anxiety, harassment, family problems, depression, learning disability, etc. Serious men...
Read more - 0 comment

Coping with Teenage Depression

02 Sep 17 - 05:34

Though the incidences of teen depression have been on a rise these days, it is still not known if it's just because of our increasing awareness or the mental disorder is taking the youngsters into its grip at a greater intensity than in the past. However, it is a fact that depression strikes teens far more often than the most people think.
Teenage depression is not just low moods and irritability, but a serious problem that impacts each aspect of a teen's life. It can lead to substance ab...
Read more - 0 comment

The Budding Disorders - Mental Health of Children

29 Aug 17 - 07:05

We would like to think that we have built our environments in such a way that they minimize the factors that could result to psychological and behavioral disturbances among individuals. Thus, optimizing our mental health. But statistics tell us that the majority of our population's mental health is largely subjected to negative environments.

Complications brought about by negative environment

For many children, symptoms of psychological disorders are linked to the negative stressors in ...
Read more - 0 comment

Mental Health Disorder in Children

28 Aug 17 - 02:50

Not only adults, children too suffer from mental health disorders. It is not necessary that the reasons for the same are always emotional... physical reasons may too play a part. The causes of mental health problems vary in children and it is very important to treat them at the earliest.

Together with physical health, mental health plays a very important role in shaping your child's future. Protection and care is absolutely essential in a child's life, the deficiency of which may lead to m...
Read more - 0 comment

Reasons to See a Child Psychiatrist

24 Aug 17 - 02:37

Mental problems run rampant all over the world. In some cases, these can be seen as early as childhood. If one is worried about their child and the child's behavior, it is a good idea to take them to a child psychiatrist. Besides mental issues, there are other reasons that children may need someone outside of the family to talk to. These reasons are wide spread over several issues and events. Here are the most common reasons discussed by Dr. Sharmistha Barai to see a child psychiatrist.

Read more - 0 comment

© 2021 Dr. Sharmistha Barai, MD