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Carlos Castro Chaves

Carlos Castro Chaves

Psychiatry
Patient Demographics: Children, Adult, Elderly
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Procedures (4)

Consultation
Hospitalization
House visit
Treatment of addictions

Medical conditions (29)

Anxiety
Bipolar disorder
Depression
Panic attack
Psychotic behavior
ADD
Anorexia
Asperger
Autism
Bulimia
Dementia
Disorders and behavioral changes
Drug abuse
Drug addiction
Hyperactivity
Hypochondria (health anxiety)
Insomnia
Medicine dependence
Neurosis
Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
Paranoid personality disorder
Personality disorder
Phobia
Postpartum depression
Posttraumatic stress
Psychogenic pain
Schizophrenia
Sleep disorders
Suicidal behavior
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General Info

Languages

English, italiano, Español

Education

Degrees
  • Specialty in General Psychiatry. Universidad de Costa Rica. February 2011 - February 2014
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery. Universidad de Ciencias Médicas (UCIMED). October 2006 - December 2009
  • Professional Doctorate in Medicine and Surgery. Universidad de Ciencias Médicas (UCIMED). October 2006 - December 2009
  • Bachelor of Medical Sciences. Universidad de Ciencias Médicas (UCIMED). January 2004 - October 2006
Courses
  • Bioethics and Management of Health Services - CENDEISSS

    October 2017 - October 2017

  • Communication Skills - CENDEISSS

    March 2017 - March 2017

  • Good Clinical Practices Workshop - CENDEISSS

    January 2017 - January 2017

  • Good Research Practices - CENDEISSS

    December 2015 - December 2015

  • Advanced Cardiac Support Course - Medical Emergencies

    August 2013 - August 2013

  • Course on the Approach of Potentially Violent Behaviors - Center for Strategic Development and Information on Health and Social Security (CENDEISSS)

    July 2011 - July 2011

  • Internship in Psychiatry - Center for Strategic Development and Information in Health and Social Security (CENDEISSS)

    September 2010 - September 2010

  • Bases for Basic Mechanical Ventilation Course - Asociación Costarricense de Neumología y Cirugía de Tórax.

    April 2010 - May 2010

  • Pre-Hospital Trauma Vital Support Course (PHTLS) - College of Physicians and Surgeons of Costa Rica

    March 2010 - March 2010

  • Advanced Life Support Trauma Course (ATLS) - College of Physicians and Surgeons

    March 2010 - March 2010

  • Basic Electrocardiography Course - Centro Internacional de Entrenamiento en Emergencias (S.M.I)

    February 2010 - February 2010

  • Basic Life Support Course - Centro de Docencia y de Educación Médica Continua (CENDEMEC). San José, Costa Rica

    February 2010 - February 2010

  • Course: Basic First Aid - Costa Rican Red Cross

    January 2010 - January 2010

Professional

Licenses
  • Physicians and Surgeons College of Costa Rica cod. MED10269 - active

    Medic and Surgeon - Costa Rica

Awards
  • 2015 Honors Graduation - Specialty in Psychiatry - University of Costa Rica
Positions
  • Medical Psychiatrist - Acute Hospitalization of Women - National Psychiatric Hospital, 2014 - 2017
  • Psychiatrist - Intensive Treatment Unit for Men - National Psychiatric Hospital, 2017-2019
  • Member of the Scientific Ethics Committee of the National Psychiatric Hospital, 2015-2019