Have you been feeling less happy or not quite feeling your normal self? Getting a mental health care plan can make a big difference to how you feel. Westridge Medical can help with a mental health assessment and plan to help you cope with your emotions and state of mind.
Our GP’s at Westridge Medical can assist you with putting a plan of support in place to help you:
Having a mental health assessment gives your doctor a picture of the way you think, feel, reason and remember. You will be required to answer a series of questions to assess your emotional wellbeing – and may also include a physical examination.
A Mental Health Assessment is designed to help your Doctor diagnose where you are at in the following areas and then move forward in preparing a mental health plan from there. Your doctor will be able to:
Before your appointment, you may be ask to think about the reasons for the assessment:
At your appointment:
A mental health assessment is includes a few questions followed by a physical examination, along with a questionnaire either written or verbal – these tests are designed to assess:
Upon conclusion of your initial mental health assessment Westridge Medical will be able to refer you to specialists; such as a psychiatrist or psychologist.
Don’t be afraid to get help for your mental health, don’t struggle or feel alone – we are here to help.
We offer the best health care for the whole family. Our staff believe in making a difference to the quality of life with the best health.