RSU Clinic of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy
RSU Clinic of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy is an opinion leader in psychosomatic medicine and psychotherapy in Latvia and is not only involved in developing this field on the national level but also popularises Latvia's name worldwide by contributing to global psychosomatic medicine.
Our professionals are leading psychotherapists, and also lecturers, associate professors and professors from the Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy at Rīga Stradiņš University. Since 2011 the three main areas developed are:
Psychosomatic medicine focuses on the relationship between a person's physical and emotional health, and also pays great attention to the doctor - patient relationship. Combining both creates the best opportunity to successfully treat patients with psychosomatic problems.
Specialists share their knowledge with medical students, postgraduate students and physicians about in-depth diagnostics and treatment options for psychosomatic disorders and illnesses.
The sense of mission at the society level is based on the fact that mental health improvement is beneficial not only from a medical standpoint, but also a social, cultural and political issue to ensure a healthy and mature society.
The Clinic offers:
- Diagnostic visits (1-4 visits required)
- Psychosomatic consultations
- Individual psychotherapy (also via Skype)
- Child psychotherapy
- Group psychotherapy
- Couples therapy
- Family psychotherapy
- Medication treatment
- Psychiatric consultation
- Physical medicine and rehabilitation consultations and practical therapy
- Audiology and speech pathology
- Balint group
Academic Staff, Department of Nursing and Midwifery
Chair of the Board, RSU Clinic of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy