Acta Scientific Neurology (ASNE) (ISSN: 2582-1121)

Case Report Volume 3 Issue 5

Impact of Psycho-Social Intervention in Patient with GBS in Neurological Rehabilitation Set Up: A Case Report

Arun M and BP Nirmala*

Department of Psychiatric Social Work and Consultant in Neurological Rehabilitation, NIMHANS, India

*Corresponding Author: BP Nirmala, Department of Psychiatric Social Work and Consultant in Neurological Rehabilitation, NIMHANS, India.

Received: March 24, 2020; Published: April 28, 2020



 The current case report describes the psycho-social assessment carried out with a person diagnosed with Guillain-Barre syndrome. Psycho-social assessment sheet which is developed for assessing psycho-social factors of patients with neurological disorder and hospital anxiety and depression scale has been used in the case report. This report also focuses on the caregiver’s issues and the associated interventions. The common psycho-social intervention which was used in this case has alleviated patient’s emotional distress and helped her go through rehabilitation process effectively. Findings of this case study support the fact that medical management complimented with psychosocial intervention could help the patient and family members deal with social and psychological dysfunctions effectively.

Keywords: Gullian Barre Syndrome; Rehabilitation; Psychosocial Intervention



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Citation: Arun M and BP Nirmala. “Impact of Psycho-Social Intervention in Patient with GBS in Neurological Rehabilitation Set Up: A Case Report".Acta Scientific Neurology 3.4 (2020): 07-10.


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