As an exercise physiology student in a mental health service, it can be helpful to have an understanding of the types of treatment that may be prescribed for the consumers you are working with, and to understand how this may impact your role. For more information, follow the links provided below.

 

The information provided is also not intended as a tool for diagnostic or therapeutic purposes. If you would like to talk to someone about your own mental health, please speak to your GP or your university counselling service.

Medication & Other Treatment Options

Antipsychotic Medication

Antipsychotic Medication

Antidepressant Medication

Antidepressant Medication

Mood Stabilisers

Mood Stabilisers

Electroconvulsive Therapy

Electroconvulsive Therapy

Complementary Therapies

Complementary Therapies