Dr. Kannan GK

( MBBS, MD - Psychiatry, Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (FRANZCP), CCT- Child and Adolescent Psychiatry )

Psychiatrist

13 Year(s) experience

About

Dr. G.K Kannan completed his medical training (M.B.B.S) and psychiatry training (M.D Psychiatry) at the Madras Medical College in Chennai. After working over a year as a lecturer in the Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Unit in Christian Medical College, he proceeded to Australia where he obtained fellowship of Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (RANZCP) and completed sub-specialist training in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. He has been working in Psychiatry for over 13 years and in Child Psychiatry for over 6 years. Comprehensive Psychiatric assessment for adults and children/adolescents is offered at his clinic. He has experience in both psychotherapeutic techniques and medication treatment options enable him to offer holistic care. Formal training in mindfulness meditation-based interventions such as ACT (Acceptance Commitment Therapy), MBSR (Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction) and CBT (Cognitive Behaviour Therapy) for adults and young people provides him with the ability to offer treatment packages with a blend of the east and the west. Dr. Kannan also has training in behavior therapy for management of disruptive behaviors in children and Circle of Security training, which is of immense benefit for children with attachment difficulties. He has a special interest in the treatment of stress-related disorders and prevention of mental disorders. Dr. Kannan also has a keen interest in research.

Practice Locations

Mind Space

15,13th Street, Nandanam Extension
Landmark :Venkateshwara Hospital
Nandanam, Chennai.

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Fees Rs.1000

MON - SAT : 10:00 AM - 03:45 PM

Siva Childrens Hospital And Family Health Center

10 A, Ayodya Colony
Landmark :Opposite Naydu Hall
Velachery, Chennai.

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Fees Rs.1000

MON - FRI : 04:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Deepam Hospitals

107A, GST Road
Landmark :Near Ponds Signal
Chromepet, Chennai.

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Fees Rs.1000

MON - FRI : 06:15 PM - 07:00 PM

GoClinix Medical Centre

19/1, Rajathi Apartments, South Boag Road, Shivaji Ganesan Street
Landmark :Opposite Meenakshi Kalyana Mandapam
T Nagar, Chennai.

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Fees Rs.1000

MON - SAT : 09:00 AM - 07:00 PM

Specialization

Psychiatrist

All Services
  • Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT)
  • Pharmacotherapy
  • Acceptance Committment Therapy
  • Brief Intervention for Alcohol Use Disorders
  • Parent Management Training
  • Mindfulness Meditation
  • MBSR
  • Family Therapy
  • Educational Assessment for Children
  • Dyslexia
  • ADHD
  • ASD
  • IQ Assessment
Experience

13 Year(s)