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Dr. N Prakash

MBBS, Doctor Of Physical Therapy (DPT)

Psychiatrist, New Delhi

38 Years Experience  ·  1000 at clinic
Dr. N Prakash MBBS, Doctor Of Physical Therapy (DPT) Psychiatrist, New Delhi
38 Years Experience  ·  1000 at clinic
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I pride myself in attending local and statewide seminars to stay current with the latest techniques, and treatment planning....more
I pride myself in attending local and statewide seminars to stay current with the latest techniques, and treatment planning.
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Dr. N Prakash is a popular Psychiatrist in Paschim Vihar, Delhi. He has helped numerous patients in his 38 years of experience as a Psychiatrist. He studied and completed MBBS, Doctor Of Physical Therapy (DPT) . He is currently associated with Sehgal Neo Hospital in Paschim Vihar, Delhi. You can book an instant appointment online with Dr. N Prakash on Lybrate.com.

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MBBS - University College of Medical Sciences & GTB Hospital, New Delhi - 1979
Doctor Of Physical Therapy (DPT) - NIMHANS,University,Banglore - 1982
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I am 21 years old and I have problem related to concentration a mind at a time so what I should do?

C.S.C, D.C.H, M.B.B.S
General Physician,
Mind Control and some of its techniques. It?s a term that can have many meanings. Some people think of it as the ability to take control over the mind of other people. I prefer the meaning of controlling your own mind instead. So what does this term mean? As I have understood up to now, it is the ability to understand and control your feelings, emotions and behaviour. As you do this you have full control of yourself and you can achieve many goals in your life. Also you will have great self-confidence which is the key to success. All the methods that are used for mind control have the same results. They bring you to a brain-state where you can reprogram your mind. Most of these techniques, when applied, require being active in order to affect you positively. The truth is that it is you making the changes and not the method you are using. The method just helps you reach the appropriate brain-state. Some benefits of mind control are listed below: o Develop Self-Esteem o Cure Fears o Quit bad habits o Become spontaneous and social o Fight Depression o Overcome painful situations Correct elements of your character o Change your reactions o Become more intuitive
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How can I reduce the depression of my mom. She is not taking interest in any activities .not taking tablets properly. What to do?

M.phil c linical psychology, MA counselling psychology
Psychologist, Gurgaon
How can I reduce the depression of my mom. She is not taking interest in any activities .not taking tablets properly....
Every female goes through depression atleast ones in life time. Only medications are not the solution. With mediation therapy is also important. Try to help her seek therapy. Till then encourage her to have structured days with ample useful constructive activities and atleast one excerising or relaxing schedule.
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I suffered from high depression due to which I lost my diet and become so thin that can not explain. I got repetitive thoughts and som time I do inappropriate actions and behaviour. I fell am I become mad or suffer from serious medical mental problem. I could not get excitement. I also have serious headache problem and a doctor gave me tryptomer 25 mg which makes me sleep for last 3 days and a complete head shake and increase depression level. Can you pls guide a medicine which could relieve this and a proper diet which culd make me complete healthy and motivate to live life.

Diploma in Psychological Medicine
Psychiatrist, Ludhiana
I suffered from high depression due to which I lost my diet and become so thin that can not explain. I got repetitive...
From your history one can figure out that you might be suffering from Obsessive compulsive disorder with depression. Don't worry you will be fine. You need to start proper medicine with councelling session. Initially you can start with tab sertraline 25 mg morning dose with mood stabilizer probably oxcarbazapine. You can consult us for detail treatment schedule.
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I get short tempered quickly and now a days I am forgetting things very fast. Can you help me in this?

MBBS
Psychiatrist, Delhi
The symptoms you describe are more likely to be associated with altered mood states due to stress n anxiety. Irritability is just an outward manifestation of prevailing unrest in mind. You need to go down and visit a psychiatrist of your choice to get medical and psychological help. Believe me. You ll feel much different and positive.
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All About Bipolar Disorder

MD - Podiatrist
Psychiatrist, Lucknow
All About Bipolar Disorder

We all have mood swings but not all mood swings have the same intensity. People who have extreme mood swings ranging from depression to manic highs are said to be suffering from bipolar disorder. These extreme moods are known as episodes and usually, last for a few days or even a few weeks. A person suffering from bipolar disorder could have an episode several times a year. This is a very common psychological problem and can affect both children and adults. Though it cannot be cured, this disease can be managed with medication.

There are no known causes for bipolar disorder but genetics may play an important role in triggering Bipolar Disorder. Hence, if a parent or sibling suffers from this condition, you have a risk of developing it as well. An imbalance in the neurotransmitters in the brain may also play a part in the development of this condition. Stress or traumatic events like the loss of a loved one can also increase your risk of suffering from this condition. Given that mood swings affect almost each one of us, bipolar disorder can be difficult to diagnose. Some of the things to look out for are:

  1. Change in self-esteem
  2. Unusual talkativeness or quietness
  3. Being increasingly prone to distractions
  4. Decreased need for sleep
  5. Agitation
  6. Recklessness in terms of spending decisions, relationships etc

It must be kept in mind that a person must display at least 4 of the above symptoms simultaneously to be diagnosed as bipolar. Also, none of these symptoms should be a result or side effect of any kind of medication, drugs, alcohol or other intoxicants.

There are four main types of bipolar disorder:

  1. Bipolar I: In such cases, the person has at least one episode of elevated moods and associated abnormal behaviour in his or her life. This may be preceded or followed by depressive episodes.
  2. Bipolar II: In these cases, the person must have suffered from at least one depressive episode. It is very similar to bipolar I except that in bipolar II the highs never reach the manic stage.
  3. Rapid Cycling: Some people can have 4 or more manic and depressive episodes a year. In such cases, they are said to be rapid cycling. This condition affects 10-20% of bipolar cases.
  4. Mixed Bipolar: Usually, bipolar patients show mood swings that alternate between manic and depressive moods. However, sometimes a person may experience both elation and depression simultaneously or in rapid succession of each other. These cases are known as mixed bipolar.

Once diagnosed, bipolar disorder can be managed with a combination of medication and psychotherapy. In some cases, electroconvulsive therapy may also be needed. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a psychiatrist and ask a free question.

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Yes sir me 1 month se negative thinking ata hai bt me try karti hu thinking positive ho please sir can you tell me kaise thinking positive kare. Nd raat ko so hi nhi pati nd 5 din se head me ajib se mehsus hota hai nd cold sweat v ata hai.

psychologist
Psychologist, Delhi
Yes sir me 1 month se negative thinking ata hai bt me try karti hu thinking positive ho please sir can you tell me ka...
Don't think again and again on this topic jitna aap sochoge aap ko kuch nahi milega aur aapka frustration level badhega you need to channelise the energy in right direction .jab bhi ye thought aaye usko paper pe likhiye aur phir kisi aur cheez me mind divert kiziye, koi achcha friend baniye aur sab kuch share kiziye, jin cheezo ko karke achcha lage wo sab kiziye ,you can join some hobby classes. If you need further my help you can contact me. Take care.
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I have got headache and get depression last some times. Now I am working in a company and studying and preparation for civil service exam . Pls advise that how can I remove this.

BHMS
Homeopath, Chennai
I have got headache and get depression last some times. Now I am working in a company and studying and preparation fo...
Every employee cannot leave the job and study, it is hard to work and to prepare for exam which will give you lot of stress. During your preparation sleep atleast for 8 hour and meditate to recollect what you prepared. Plan your activity everyday. Mostly plan will never work out unless you executed earlier properly. Tv, smartphone will steal your time and create anxiety. Sleepless night will cause headache snd gastritis so avoid it. If you are not sleeping well you cannot concentrate on subjects and you cannot recollect it.
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I have been suffering from adult adhd (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder) and some form of depression for some years now. It is distracting me from career development and and my social life making me absolutely mentally paralyzed. The most active symptoms that I am facing are as below: 1. Concentration problem 2. Confused thinking 3. Facial muscle twitching and expressionless talking. 4. High speech disorder/mumbles 5. Lack of confidence 6. Sudden blankness during communication 7. Career/future anxieties 8. Sudden mood swings 9. Word salad during communication 10. Memory issues (very short memory) 11. Dullness/depression 12. Poverty of speech would really appreciate your help on this as is even developing suicidal tendencies in me and ruing everything.

Reparenting Technique, BA, BEd
Psychologist, Bangalore
The symptoms you are facing are not unusual but the treatment approach may be in question. Have you not sought psychotherapy or counseling from a professional apart from the medication? if not this is the lacuna in your recovery program that is hampering you from making adequate progress. The problem in your case is usually one of the lack of cooperation. If you are determined, a lot of good work and results can be achieved. Any way the choices you have are very limited and you must do whatever you can now, and not wait for a later period because the condition will get worse and your cooperation will be even more remote. Please take it seriously and meet with a counselor and a psychiatrist. I have assumed that you are already on medication although you have not mentioned that. But if you are not you need both therapies to successfully work through this situation. It might be worth going to a clinical psychologist for a thorough testing to be absolutely sure that it is adhd that you have and that there are no overlapping pathologies to compound the condition. It will also help gear the treatment in the desirable direction.
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How to concentrate on study.

M.D,Psychiatry
Psychiatrist,
Meditation, yoga and early morning walk wil help u. Discuss topics with friends and write after few days what you have learned. Relearn again.
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I Am Totally Addicted to my cell phone. I am not able to concentrate in other activities. So, how does this affect life, and how to get rid over this issue?

BASM, MD, MS (Counseling & Psychotherapy), MSc - Psychology, Certificate in Clinical psychology of children and Young People, Certificate in Psychological First Aid, Certificate in Positive Psychology
Psychologist, Palakkad
I Am Totally Addicted to my cell phone.
I am not able to concentrate in other activities.
So, how does this affect li...
Dear lybrate-user, mobile phone addiction is almost equivalent to other addictions. The pleasure center of your brain gets activated and it asks you for more and more. You need to find another alternative activity which gives you more pleasure than mobile phone. Engaging in entertainment, games etc can give you more pleasure.
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I have headache when I am stress please help me to reduce headache.

General Physician,
I have headache when I am stress please help me to reduce headache.
Take crocin pain relief one sos, check your BP, Check your eye sight. take good sleep and rest. avoid anxiety and stress. consult if not ok.
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Lost somebody close last year and since then fever feel very depressed and Prefer keeping to myself all the time please help me.

DHMS (Hons.)
Homeopath, Patna
Lost somebody close last year and since then fever feel very depressed and
Prefer keeping to myself all the time plea...
Dear lybrate user, please, have courage to sustain grief, losing some one, very intimate. Go for meditation to reduce depression, stress, anxiety. Take, plenty of water to hydrate yourself & eliminate toxins. Homoeo medicine @ ignatia 30-6 pills, thrice. @ staph 30-6 pills, thrice. Please, report, wkly.
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Hi, when I am in a lot of Stress , My upper ( left side ) Back muscle starts hurting a lot. How can I treat it ?

BHARAT JYOTI, MRACGP, INCEPTOR, MD-PhD, MD - Psychiatry, FIPS, Fellow of Academy of General Education (FAGE), DPM, MBBS
Psychiatrist, Bangalore
You can take tab Baclofen 10mg after food and relax. Try yoga/ meditation and breathing /pranayama and Change your attitude to stressor.
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I have a problem. I'm not able to speak with girls seeing their eyes. Please help me to get rid of this habit

Reparenting Technique, BA, BEd
Psychologist, Bangalore
You lack confidence around girls. You probably become too self-conscious, and for some reason underrate yourself. The greatest problem I notice with some men with this type of problem is the discomfort of talking to girls, assuming that there is something sexual. This is a perception unfortunately in our society. It is not normal. You are a nice tall, strapping man, and girls will love to be in your company, without any secret or sexual agenda. So, dispel that idea out of your head, you will feel a lot more at ease talking to them looking into their eyes. Don?t encourage any other ideas in your head but that I am talking to a girl and she is my sister who needs my respect. Incidentally, the eye-to-eye contact does have a little intimidation to it because it feels like the person can see deep into you and you are all exposed. This is fortunately a total fallacy and the belief can make you uncomfortable. In my profession I have to look directly into the eyes of my counselors and I wish I can find out all of that person's secrets! It is just not possible. So face the girl and talk to her. In fact, many girls will mistakenly feel that you are shady, perhaps hiding something unpleasant, or have ulterior purposes. Would you want them to believe in all those lies! On the other hand, if you look them into the eye, they will feel that they can trust you, and that you are a safe person. What a contrast!
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I was a drunkard, now slowly reduced consumption of alcohol. I was having piles complaint, but somehow managed with some homeo medicine. I am now in my sixties. Fortunately not having sugar, bp etc. But one of colleague got married and having a male child aged 6, running 34 years of age is addict to alcohol. How can I be helpful him?

Reparenting Technique, BA, BEd
Psychologist, Bangalore
The proof is in the pudding. Show him how much it has affected your life and that you can help him in this situation. You must, however, give up liquor completely to really feel safe that you are out of your own addiction. In fact your friend may just turn around and tell you exactly that. But I really like your intention and it is bound to have an effect, if your addiction was very severe and you have managed to reduce it to this extent. So do offer all the support and be there for him to see him through. Take him for de-addiction either to a hospital or rehabilitation center and then he will find it easier. He needs to avoid the company of his drinking friends, places, occasions, and events to help him in the first 21 days of his abstinence. He must seek professional help and stay with the therapy until he is out of it completely. That might take up to 3 years to be absolutely sure. Will you stand by him until then? super.
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How can quit smoking? I am smoking since 4 year, give some tips for quiting it as soon as possible.

BASM, MD, MS (Counseling & Psychotherapy), MSc - Psychology, Certificate in Clinical psychology of children and Young People, Certificate in Psychological First Aid, Certificate in Positive Psychology
Psychologist, Palakkad
Dear, Tobacco is addictive. Cigarette also contains 4000+ carcinogenic chemicals other than nicotine. The best method is to leave it and continue with your will power. There are other methods like Nicotine Replacement therapy and pharmacotherapy combined. If you?re ready to stop smoking and willing to get the support you need, you can recover from nicotine addiction and abuse abuse?no matter how bad the addiction or how powerless you feel. The first step in treating nicotine addiction is accepting that you have a problem. Confronting an addiction and accepting responsibility for your actions isn?t easy. But it?s a necessary step on the road to treatment and recovery. You should then consult a psychiatrist / psychologist who fill follow this treatment. 1. Detoxification using medicines. 2. Behavior modification with the help of therapies. 3. Counseling. 4. Medication to sustain and 5. Long term support. These given steps are essential for any addict to get effectively rid of smoking. Therefore, you need to stick to the treatment plan and cooperate with your psychiatrist / psychologist. Take care.
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Any medication for kids concentration and memory.

MD - Alternate Medicine, BHMS
Homeopath,
Do not force kids to do more concerntartion. Allow them to be playful. And meditation and yoga are the medicine and treatment for it. Please start that if possible. Then revert me back after 2 weeks.
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Plz doctor help me out I am having some problem in my studies my mind is not working good so help me out from it as soon as possible.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
Hello, take bacopa monnn. 1x, 2 tabs twice daily. Do meditation for half an hour in the morning daily. Revert me after 1 month.
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