|AlcoholismA 45 year old male visited with complaint of alcoholism. He started drinking at the age of 20 years. Earlier it was in friends company which slowly became daily habit. For past three years due to some financial problems he was drinking day and night. All this badly affected his family atmosphere. He joined psychotherapy. He revealed that for many years he wanted to get rid of alcohol but could not because of his mental status. Under psychotherapy he started to understand his mental status better and could see how some of his thinking pattern is defeating him. He changed his thinking & coping skills and in few days easily gave up alcohol.
Stress related diarrhea
A 40 year old male visited with complaints of stress related diarrhoea. Whenever he would face any stress at office or home, if he has some time bound work he would get diarrhoea which would make him feel embarrased. He started with psychotherapy. After first course he felt more relaxed in stressful situations. He continued with therapy and reported complete recovery.
Exam anxiety and failing memory
A 18 year old female visited with family with complaints of fear of examination, failing memory and academic setbacks. She had a many negative childhood memories about school and exams. She joined course of psychotherapy and mastermind. In few days she reported relief in anxiety and could concentrate & learn better in studies. Her memory & academic performance showed big improvement.
Unwanted sexual thoughts
A 24 year old male visited with complaint of unwanted sexual thoughts day and night. At times these thoughts were related to close family members and even God. He was under severe stress and feared about such thoughts becoming reality. After assessment he was given a course of psychotherapy including hypnotherapy. In few days he repoted freedom from such thoughts.
A 28 year old female patient came with complaints of post traumatic stress disorder after one tragic event of life. She was terrified, unable to sleep well and had many physical symptoms as well. She was assessed and put under psychotherapy in which many therapies were combined. It took ten sessions for her to resolve her trauma and restart her normal life.
Feeling Of Inferiority
A 25 year old girl visited with complaint of feeling of inferior. She was finding it difficult to maintain relationships. Her performance was getting affected and she slipped into depression. She joined cognitive behavior therapy. Initially she came every week and later once in 15 days. Therapy continued for more than one year. During the course she could remove her inferiority, have positive relationships and improved in her performance.