Dr. Hafez Amin

Consultant Psychiatrist 

Yas Healthcare (Saada Branch)

Abu Dhabi
طبيب نفسي Psychiatrist

Common Psychiatric Disorders

The information in this blog is not intended to replace advice given to you by your health care provider. Make sure you discuss any questions you have with your health care provider.
Generalized Anxiety Disorder

Unlike normal worries, anxiety related to GAD is not triggered by a specific event. These worries do not fade or get better with time.

Social Anxiety Disorder

People with social anxiety disorder worry that other people are judging or criticizing them for how they look, what they say, or how they act.

Bipolar Affective Disorder

Bipolar disorder causes serious shifts in mood, energy, thinking, and behavior—from the highs of mania on one extreme, to the lows of depression on the other.

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a mental health disorder that can occur after a traumatic event, such as a threat to life, serious injury, or sexual violence

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

The key features of OCD are obsessions and compulsions. Most people have bothbut for some it may seem as though they have only one or the other.

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorer

ADHD is a behavior disorder, usually first diagnosed in childhood, that is characterized by inattention, impulsivity, and, in some cases, hyperactivity.

Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia is a serious mental illness that interferes with a person’s ability to think clearly, manage emotions, make decisions and relate to others.

Dementia (Alzheimer’s disease)

Dementia is a term used to describe a group of symptoms affecting memory, thinking and social abilities severely enough to interfere with doing everyday activities .

Major Depressive Disorder

Most people go through periods of feeling down, but when you’re depressed you feel persistently sad for weeks or months, rather than just a few days.

Yas Helthcare – Saada Branch
Al Mustarhim St off Murour Street
Dr Hafez Amin Clinic Hours
Sunday to Thursday
10am – 5pm