The Gold Coast Health Services provides all the mental health support services on the Gold Coast. The mental services provides all the facilities, treatments, and they support people who are suffering from mental disorders. These include, acute care, continuing care, parental mental health.

According to the World Health Organisation, mental health is the state in which every person with their own perspective can cope with stress. It’s a condition in which a person loses his all thinking abilities, feelings, and emotions.

Nearly more than 40% of Australians are suffering from mental health illness during their lifespan. Gold coast health services have provided all the facilities for their patients. There are questions though, such as how to treat them?

Our medical centres are best in treating patients who are suffering from a mental health illness. As medical centres we aspire towards a community that embraces, and also maintains mental, physical, social and emotional welfare for all the people.

If you or someone else connected to you is suffering from a mental disorder, so you can contact a facility near you. Please come and talk to one of the best general practitioners. We would be available all the time whenever you want. Teams are always available to you.

According to mental health services Gold coast:

 

Causes of mental health

There is a nonspecific cause of mental illness. There are many causes of mental health disorders, which include severe psychological trauma like emotional, physical or sexual harassment. If he/she had lost his/her parents, that can lead to mental illness. Factors such as how you grew up, and your environment are some of the main factors due to which one has to struggle for mental illness.

Signs of Mental Health

Following are the signs of mental health illness:

  1. If someone is acting very weird or he/she doesn’t know how they are feeling, so this is a warning sign.
  2. Untypical anger, nervousness or moodiness.
  3. If someone is cutting off from society and spending all the time alone, then this a serious warning of mental health illness.
  4. A person who is suffering from mental health issues, they may engage in risky behaviours like drinking alcohol and taking drugs, etc.

 

How to treat mental health illness

There are many therapies which can cure mental illness like Exposure Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Art plus Therapy, and many more. A family care should be needed in order to treat mental health patients. They need love, care, and their family time. Medications include:

 

Antidepressants

This antidepressant is used to treat anxiety and depression. They can help in improving symptoms such as sadness, loneliness, lack of interest, etc. They are not addictive.

 

Anti-anxiety medications

These drugs are used to treat anxiety, such as panic disorders. They may help reduce worry and insomnia.

Mood-stabilising medications

They are used to treat bipolar illness like depression and mania. Sometimes they are used with antidepressants to treat depression.

Antipsychotic medications

These drugs are used to treat manic disorders such as schizophrenia. These medications can also be used to treat bipolar illness.

 

Psychotherapy

Psychotherapy is also called “talk therapy” in which you are talking about your condition and mental issues with a mental health professional. During this treatment, you learn about your moods, emotions, feelings, etc. this treatment can be long term treatment. It depends upon the patient’s condition.