Online Mental Health
Online Consultation Benefits
Mental Health at Consultdoc
You will be able to speak with our online primary care doctors and fully interact over video. If medication is recommended your NHS prescription will be sent to a pharmacy of your choice.
Should you require a further specialist assessment or treatment, our GP’s can refer you to a specialist Psychiatrist.
How do our consultations work?
Three easy steps:
It’s good practice to prepare any specific questions or concerns by simply making a list to help remind you.
Book And Pay For An Appointment to see our online GP.
Consult online with one of our online doctors for an initial assessment and treatment plan.
Book An Appointment
Consultdoc is a digital platform that offers a convenient direct access to a private GP online at the comfort of your home or office at a suitable time and is regulated by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).
Mental Health Support
With our Confidential Online Medical Team
What is anxiety?
Anxiety can be a problem when you have too much feeling of worry or fear about every day issues that is out of proportion. Most of the time you will feel restless, tired, lack concentration, palpitation and have sleep problem. This is referred to as Generalised Anxiety Disorder (GAD).
What causes GAD?
This can be due to many factors. It is twice as common in women and more common between the ages of 35 to 55 years. You are more likely to have GAD if you have a long term health problem like diabetes or if you have experienced a stressful or traumatic event in the past.
What treatment can you expect from Consultdoc?
Our doctors will take a detailed history of your symptoms during a consultation. Depending on severity and duration of your symptoms, they will offer you different treatment options which can be a combination of self help measures you can do at home, a self referral for talking therapy like Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT). Lastly they can suggest medication.
Self help measures can include discussions like sleep hygiene, the benefits of regular exercise, the use of over-the-counter medicines and stopping smoking etc.
Our Qualified Team
Our doctors have the General Medical Council (GMC) full registration with a licence to practise.
Doctors on Consultdoc platform are qualified General Practitioners with Membership of the Royal College of General Practitioners (MRCGP).
Following your consultation with us, the doctor will be able to offer you treatment options such as a prescription, advice on self help measures, follow up appointments or simply refer you to a hospital specialist.