ONG Specialist & Counselling Centre
8-G, Lebuh Sungai Pinang 1,
11600 Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia.

Contact No. : +604-283 8178
+604-282 2237

Opening hours : Tue - Sat
10am - 5pm

There have been many misconceptions and myths about mental disorders (mental illnesses). Contrary to the public perception that mental disorders are all about 'Madness', the DSM-IV has listed a wide range of illnesses that encompass disorders seen in the children and adults, including the elderly:

  1. Disorders usually first diagnosed in Infancy, Childhood or Adolescence.

  2. Delirium, Dementia and Amnestic and other Cognitive Disorders.

  3. Mental Disorders due to a General Medical Condition.

  4. Substance-related Disorders.

  5. Schizophrenia and other Psychotic Disorders.

  6.  Mood Disorders.

  7. Anxiety Disorders.

  8. Somatoform Disorders.

  9. Dissociative Disorders.

  10. Sexual and Gender Identity Disorders.

  11. Eating Disorders.

  12. Sleep Disorders.

  13. Impulse-Control Disorders.

  14. Personality Disorders etc.

To get an overview of mental disorders, please click here.