Dr Karan Sinha
Consultant Psychiatrist, MBBS, BmedSci, MPsych, FRANZCP
Dr Karan Sinha is a compassionate Psychiatrist who is a leader and advocate in his field for the holistic approach to mental wellbeing. He was brought up in Melbourne with a good balance of Eastern and Western values. He inspires his patients to adopt scientifically proven practices of guided meditation, self-compassion and exercise to assist in their recovery
He graduated from the University of Melbourne in 2011 and has developed his interests in Anxiety and Depressive Disorders. He has been working and specialising in the area of Psychiatry for the past 5 years sub-specialising in the area of General Psychiatry treating mostly adults and youth. He has extensive knowledge and experience with using current psychiatric medications and has been working with adults, youth, children and elderly in community outpatient and inpatient settings at Monash Health.
“I believe medications can be helpful in more severe diseases and for short periods of time. However, to fully recover and heal from a mental illness, I also use other approaches including guided meditation, introspection, self-compassion, assertiveness and physical exercise”