MS – Join the Discussion

Wednesday, 11th October 2017 | News

Many people with MS suffer with some degree of cognitive impairment. This can include memory loss, difficulty concentrating and difficulty understanding or planning tasks. In a recent study funded by the National MS society, researchers found that a specially designed online cognitive training program improved cognitive function in people with MS. This study was the […]

Do you turn red behind the wheel?

Tuesday, 21st March 2017 | News

You see it every day, people in their cars, honking, repeatedly flashing their high beams, yelling and gesturing obscenities, not allowing others to change lanes, tailgating, and swerving so recklessly that you think you could get killed. Most drivers have experienced some form of road rage including you! Problem Solve. If your daily commute is […]

UAE’s First Specialized Unit Set To Help Those With Eating Disorders

Monday, 23rd January 2017 | News

Eating Disorders have become a growing concern in the Middle-Eastern community. Though the exact cause is unknown, it is generally believed that a variety of factors including genetics, environmental, cultural and psychosocial aspects contribute to the development of this illness. Committed to educating, preventing and assisting those in need, the American Center for Psychiatry and […]

ACPN Multiple Sclerosis Unit – Issue 1

Monday, 23rd January 2017 | News

After a lot of hard work from all the staff at the American Center for Psychiatry and Neurology, we are very pleased to have officially begun the Multiple Sclerosis Program. The literature suggest that people with Multiple Sclerosis ( MS) make greater improvements while under the care of experienced clinicians within a specialized Multiple Sclerosis […]

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Tuesday, 6th December 2016 | News

PTSD is a disorder that develops in some people who have experienced a shocking, scary, or dangerous event. It is natural to feel afraid during and after a traumatic situation. Fear triggers many split-second changes in the body to help defend against danger or to avoid it. This “fight-or-flight” response is a typical reaction meant […]