Welcome to Dr.N.THIYAGARAJAN - PSYCHIATRIST
A Psychiatric illness is a medical condition that disrupt a person’s thinking, feeling, behavior, ability to relate to others and daily functioning. Just as diabetes is a disorder of the pancreas, mental illness is a medical condition that often results in a diminished capacity for coping with the ordinary demands of life. Serious mental illnesses include major depression, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder,anxiety disorder and the addictions.
Mental illness can affect persons of any age,sex, race, religion and income. Mental illnesses are due to the result of personal weakness, lack of character or poor upbringing. Mental illness is treatable. Most people diagnosed with a serious mental illness can experience relief from their symptoms by actively participating in an individualized treatment plan.