World Mental Health Day

Our website, Psychonephrology.com, was founded with the hope of bringing mental health to the forefront in the medical arena. In the majority of cases, patients with a chronic illness are treated for their physical symptoms, and rightfully so. But during this period of consultations, lab tests and treatments, the psychological aspects of the disease are [...]

By |2020-10-15T14:24:13+00:00October 9th, 2020|Mental Health|0 Comments

Audiotherapy as a method of psychological patient support

For 10 years, this team of psychologists, educators and psychiatrists has been engaged in research on the impact of audiotherapy on the psychological state of patients undergoing hemodialysis. Starting on hemodialysis, patients face a number of difficulties. It becomes necessary to change the usual routines of life. Favorite foods may not fit the new requirements [...]

By |2020-09-14T20:11:55+00:00September 14th, 2020|Mental Health, Clinician's Corner|0 Comments

Effects of Burnout and 10 prevention strategies

Burnout is often called a disease of modern times and with the ongoing COVID 19 situation going around the world, people, especially the helping professionals are even more prone to it.  Burnout can be described as a state of emotional, physical, and mental exhaustion caused by excessive and prolonged stress. Burnout is often not recognized and detected [...]

By |2020-04-24T15:39:09+00:00April 24th, 2020|2020, Bean-spiration|0 Comments

Managing anxiety in times of Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Up until two weeks ago many of us were finalizing our travel plans for March break. Then suddenly the news channels began bombarding us with Coronavirus news.  The World Health Organization subsequently labeled COVID-19 known as a pandemic. Emotional responses included anxiety states and even panic attacks. With added information that people over 60 and those [...]

By |2020-03-24T18:49:00+00:00March 19th, 2020|Mental Health, 2020, COVID 19|0 Comments