Indian Journal of Clinical Anatomy and Physiology

Alternative therapies of neuropsychiatric disorders

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Author Details: Gaurav Maggu, Jai Singh Yadav, Garima Bhardwaj, Ajeet Kumar, Rahul Katiyar

Volume : 2

Issue : 4

Online ISSN : 2394-2126

Print ISSN : 2394-2118

Article First Page : 107

Article End Page : 114


Therapies are termed as Complementary when used in addition to conventional treatments and as alternative when used instead of conventional treatment. These therapies are less researched than conventional therapies & some therapies have been continuing same concepts from ancient times.
  Both psychiatrist & physicians can use these therapies in conjunction with conventional treatment. In recent times, research has escalated in various modalities of complementary & alternative medicine, but further research is required testing their effectiveness & efficacy.(1) This review article aims at delineating various modalities of complimentary & alternative medicine.