Malaysian Psychiatric Association - click for home
Malaysian Psychiatric Association
    About Us | Join Us | Contact Us
Search: 
 
  Home »  »  »
 
» About MPA
» President's Message
» In the Press
» Misconceptions
» Mental Health
» Mental Disorders
» Children & Adolescent
» Support & Caring
» Circle of Care
» Upcoming Events
» Early Career Psychiatrist
» Private Psychiatrists
» List of Hospitals
» FAQ
» Interactive Corner
» Newsletters & Bulletins
» Glossary
» Web Resources & Contacts
» Conferences
» Women MH Chapter
» International Society for Bipolar Disorder
» Gallery
» News & Updates
» MPA e-Newsletters
» Materials for Patients
» Announcements
» CPG & Other Guidelines
» MPA Educational Grant
» Home

 
arrow Depression and Coping Strategies Used by Postnatal Mothers During the Postpartum Period

20-01-2015
Please note that a new online early paper has been published in the Malaysian Journal of Psychiatry!
Section: Original Article
Authors: Norliza J, Siti Khuzaimah AS, Emad AS, Norimah S
Keywords: Depression, Coping Strategies, Postnatal Mothers, Postpartum Period
Abstract: The objective of this study is to evaluate the depression and coping strategies used by postnatal mothers during the postpartum period.This study used cross-sectional design and was conducted at the University Malaya Medical Centre from November 2013 to January 2014.
» Read more...


arrow Auditory Hallucination in an Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Adolescent

19-01-2015
Please note that a new online early paper has been published in the Malaysian Journal of Psychiatry!
Section: Case Report
Authors: Khadijah HAA, Seed HF, Lee VY, Wan Salwina WI
Keywords: Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Auditory Hallucination, Psychosis, Schizophrenia
Abstract: Although comorbidity of obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) with schizophrenia is well-established, the occurrence of psychotic symptoms especially hallucinations with OCD still requires further studies. We report a case of a child with OCD who experienced auditory hallucination with the recurrence of his OCD symptoms and the management involved. We discussed the possible differentials when auditory hallucinations occur in the context of OCD.
» Read more...


arrow A Study of Quality of Life in Patients Suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder in Comparison to Patients Suffering from Major Depressive Disorder

19-01-2015
Please note that a new online early paper has been published in the Malaysian Journal of Psychiatry!
Section: Original Article
Authors: Sheikh-Ahmad A, Muhammad-Firdosi M, Rather YH, Margoob MA, Bashir N
Keywords: PTSD, MDD, Co-Morbidity, Quality of Life, Trauma, Conflict
Abstract: Introduction: There has been a growing interest in the knowledge about how post traumatic stress disorder affects functioning and the quality of life (QoL). This has been prompted by the concerns about the survivors of current wars and disasters, man-made and natural. Kashmir has witnessed both political conflict and natural disasters over the last three decades.
» Read more...


arrow Request for Assistance in Raising Awareness for Psychiatric Clinical Trial

13-01-2015
We are looking for volunteers to participate in an international Major Depressive Disorder research study which aims to test the effectiveness and safety of the study drug by comparing it with another drug and placebo.
» Read more...


arrow Prevalence of Depression in Adolescents Living in Residential Homes in Perak, Malaysia and Its Association with Socio-Demographic and Personal Factors

12-01-2015
Please note that a new online early paper has been published in the Malaysian Journal of Psychiatry!
Section: Original Article
Authors: Wan Salwina WI, Arunakiri M, Cheah YC, Ng CG, Rozhan Shariff MR, Aili HH
Keywords: Adolescents, Residential Homes, Depression, Malaysia
Abstract: There have been concerns about the growing number of children living in residential homes in Malaysia. The objective of this study was to determine the presence of depression and its association with the socio-demographic, personal characteristics and coping skills of adolescents residing in fourteen residential homes in Kinta Valley, Perak.
» Read more...


arrow 67th Annual National Conference of the Indian Psychiatric Society (ANCIPS 2015)

08-01-2015
Date: 8 - 11 January 2015
Venue: Hyderabad International Convention Centre (HICC), Hyderabad, India
Theme: Mental Illness - Recovery and Social Inclusion
» Read more...
 



 
   
 
 
 
| | | |
©Copyright Malaysian Psychiatric Association   2006 - 2011    All rights reserved.
designed & maintained: mobition