Dr. Rathi Mahendran
MMed (Psychiatry) (Singapore)
Dr. Rathi Mahendran is a highly respected psychiatrist in Singapore with decades of experience in the field of mental health.
Dr. Rathi has a wealth of experience in treating a wide range of mental health conditions, including depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, and schizophrenia. She takes a holistic approach to patient care, which involves understanding the individual’s unique needs and tailoring treatments to meet them. This approach ensures that patients receive the best possible care and support, both in terms of their mental health and overall well-being.
Prior to joining Mind Care Clinic, Dr. Rathi led the Memory Clinic services in the National University Hospital of Singapore. She also led the team in providing psychosocial care for outpatients at the National University Cancer Institute, Singapore (NCIS). In recognition of her contribution to the field of psychiatry, Dr. Rathi was awarded the Distinguished Psychiatrist Award by the Singapore Psychiatric Association in 2016.
In addition to her clinical practice, Dr. Rathi is also actively involved in research in the field of mental health. She has published numerous articles in academic journals and has presented her research findings at conferences around the world. Her research focuses on a range of topics, including the use of technology in mental health care, the impact of stigma on mental health, and the treatment of depression and anxiety disorders. She was also appointed as Clinical Lead in Medical Education at the National University Health System.
Dr. Rathi is also passionate about raising awareness of mental health issues in Singapore and beyond. She is a regular speaker at public events and conferences, where she shares her expertise and insights on mental health and related topics. She is also a strong advocate for destigmatizing mental illness and promoting mental health as a key component of overall well-being.