Other-Specialities

Psychiatry & Clinical psychology

Psychiatry

We, the Department of Psychiatry & Behavioural Sciences at ASTER MIMS Kannur works to improve the health of the public through excellent clinical care in mental health. We envision a future where mental health is an important part of overall health, and mental health care is an integral part of all health care.

We provide state-of-the art patient care at our Out patient and In patient facilities.

  • Department of Psychiatry provides
  • Child and Adolescent Clinic
  • Adult Psychiatry Clinic
  • De-Addiction Clinic
  • Perinatal Mental Health Clinic
  • Memory Clinic
  • Tobacco Cessation Clinic
  • Sexual Medicine & Therapy Clinic

Services We Provide:

  • Medication Management
  • Psychiatric Assessment and Evaluation
  • Electro Convulsive Therapy
  • Individual Therapy
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for various disorders
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy
  • Insight-oriented or Psychodynamic Therapies
  • Couples Therapy
  • Perinatal Psychiatric Evaluation and Management
  • Group Therapy
  • Neuropsychiatric Testing
  • Integrative Approach when indicated
  • Resource Coordination
  • Presurgical Psychological Evaluations
  • Neurological Psychological Evaluations

Clinical Psychology

Just because you don’t understand it does not mean it is not so. Hence, come and take help for your mind because mental health is equally important to physical health. Dept of clinical psychology, Aster MIMS Kannur offers cognitive behaviors therapy and other intensive psychotherapies for adults, Behavior therapy for children, pre-marital & marital counselling and parent-management training.

Doctors

Dr Sajeev Kumar

Consultant - Psychiatry

Dr Sajeev Kumar Consultant has more than 10 years of experiences in the field of mental health services. He did his MBBS from Government Medical College, Thrissur. He completed his post-graduation MD degree in Psychiatry from prestigious National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences (NIMHANS) Bangalore.

Dr Sajeev Kumar

Consultant - Psychiatry

Dr Sajeev Kumar Consultant has more than 10 years of experiences in the field of mental health services. He did his MBBS from Government Medical College, Thrissur. He completed his post-graduation MD degree in Psychiatry from prestigious National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences (NIMHANS) Bangalore.

His area of interests is Child and adolescents mental health and its preventive aspects, de addiction medicine and consultation liaison psychiatry. He is serving as medical advisor to Kannur Dementia Care Society.

Qualifications

MBBS | MD(NIMHANS)

Dr. Nimmy Michael

Senior Consultant - Clinical Psychology

Dr. Nimmy is a Senior Consultant in the department of Psychiatry at Aster MIMS Kannur. She has over 15 years of experience in the field of psychology. She has graduated from NIMHANS with degrees in M.Phil, MH & SP. Her areas of intervention include child & adolescence guidance, adult counselling & psychotherapy, marriage counselling, family counselling and de-addiction treatment.

Dr. Nimmy Michael

Senior Consultant - Clinical Psychology

Dr. Nimmy is a Senior Consultant in the department of Psychiatry at Aster MIMS Kannur. She has over 15 years of experience in the field of psychology. She has graduated from NIMHANS with degrees in M.Phil, MH & SP. Her areas of intervention include child & adolescence guidance, adult counselling & psychotherapy, marriage counselling, family counselling and de-addiction treatment.

Qualifications:

M.Phil | MH & SP (NIMHANS)

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