Psychosomatic Medicine

The Word ‘Psychosomatic’ refers to a physical illness aggravated by a mental factor such as internal conflict or stress which is relating to a disorder having physical symptoms but mainly originating from mental or emotional causes.

Psychosomatic Medicine is a subspecialty of psychiatry which is used in the diagnosis and treatment of psychiatric disorders and symptoms in chronic medically ill patients. It also deals with the integration of psychological therapies in the preventiontreatment and rehabilitation of medical disease.  Psychosomatic medicine has transformed by following the growing rejection of psychodynamics and psychoanalytic schools and replaced by contemporary concepts of consultation liaison psychiatrybehavioural therapy, general hospital psychiatry. Diagnostic criteria for psychosomatic research have been proposed and methodologically stringent studies are needed to validate the concepts of psychosomatic conditions.

  • Psychological stress
  • Psychodynamic Medicine
  • Psychiatry and Psychosomatic Medicine
  • Psychiatric rehabilitation
  • Medical-psychiatric comorbidities

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April 24-25, 2017

16th World Congress on Psychiatry and Psychological Syndromes

Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
May 15-16, 2017

18th International Congress on Applied Psychology and Psychiatry

Munich, Germany@ Novotel München City Arnulfpark
June 21-23, 2017

3rd International Conference on Mental Health and Human Resilience

@ Holiday Inn London, Brentford Lock, UK
July 12-13, 2017

19th Global Congress on Pediatricians & Child Psychiatry

Chicago, Illinios, USA
October 16-17, 2017

2nd Global Clinical Psychologists Annual Meeting

Osaka, Japan
October 19-20, 2017

25th World Summit on Psychology, Psychiatry & Psychotherapy

San Francisco, California, USA
November 02-03, 2017

27th World Congress on Clinical Psychiatry

Atlanta, USA
November 20-21, 2017

28th International Conference on Psychiatry & Mental Health

Melbourne, Australia

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