We provide the best care and comfort
Emergency Mental Health on Crete
"Agios Charalambos" Mental Health Clinic, Heraklion
Mental wellness lies in the brain, and is influenced by our upbringing, intelligence and genes. Will power cannot guarantee mental wellness. According to international standards, mental health symptoms can be stabilized, improved and relieved with the right diagnosis and the appropriate and complete treatment plan.
Dr Eva Tsapakis,
BSc(Hons), MBBS, MSc, MRCPsych, PhD(London)
A psychopharmacologist and a Consultant Psychiatrist fully trained at the Royal Bethlem and Maudsley Hospitals in London, UK, who sub-specialized in psychotic and mood disorders at the International Consortium for Bipolar & Psychotic Disorders Research at McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School, USA, directs the Clinic, offering state-of-the-art programs for assessment and recovery towards mental wellness.
Who we are
Our Special Service for Young Adults
is a well-structured program including pharmacotherapy, individual and group psychotherapy, nutritional support and kinesiology as appropriate. It addresses all mental and behavioral problems in the 18 to 25 year-old range.
What we do
How we do it
Our Special Service for Behavioral Disturbance
in Seniors covers all mental wellness needs in the over 65 years-old. It addresses mental and physical wellness and promotes cognitive enhancement usually with one- to six-week programs. Carers’ education and support is also incorporated in this Service.
Our Special Service for the Addictions and Dual Diagnosis
covers the whole range of drug use and dependence comorbid with mental illness. This program aims for total abstinence and regaining of complete mental wellness. It comprises of four- to six-week long in-patient recovery periods for detoxification and assessment of both mental and physical needs, followed by out-patient and/or day-patient rehabilitation.
We are the only private mental health clinic on the island of Crete to issue fit to fly documents folowing a psychiatric emergency requiring hospitalization.
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