Integrative Psychiatry is the practice of Psychiatry which incorporates both traditional and complementary practices to treat psychiatric illness. This type of practice tends to focus on the individual as a whole, instead of focusing in on a particular disease or disorder.
Typical aspects discussed during treatment include:
- Nutrition, vitamins, herbs, and other supplements
- Physical Exercise, Yoga
- Mindfulness, meditation practices
- Mind-Body exercises
- Guided imagery and relaxation techniques