Recovery Clinic For Individuals Diagnosed With Schizophrenia

“You were sick, but now you are well again, and there is work to do.” – Kurt Vonnegnt

What does Recovery mean?

Recovery is returning to your normal/ optimal functional state of health, mind and strength.

What is a Recovery program?

Recovery program is wherein individuals undergoing mental health concerns can STAY in treatment, through regular follow ups to achieve recovery.

Goals:

  • Recovery of the individual is sustained.
  • Coping up with stressors.
  • Improving functionality of the individual.

Eligibility:

  • Age: 18 to 40 years
  • Diagnosed: by 2 psychiatrists (One of whom should be from PsyCare)
  • Willingness to seek treatment.

Benefits:

  • Anticipation of crisis.
  • Preventive measures.
  • Managing relapse.
  • Managing medical emergencies.
  • Long term management.
  • Cost effective.
  • Psychosocial intervention – role of caregivers.

Follow up plans available:

  • 6 months
  • 1 year

Follow up structure of the Recovery Clinic:

  • Psychiatric consultations – 2 per month
  • Psychologist consultations – 4 per month
  • Long Acting Injectable or Injection at Home – 1 per month
  • Family intervention program meeting – 1 per month
  • Patient education material – 5 (for the patient) + 5 (for the family/caregivers) = 10 sets per program