Misfits: Wisdoms with unconventional Singaporean
About This Show
This is the podcast where I speak to the trouble makers, rebels and mavericks. These people are the folks who see things differently, who have gone off the beaten path and found their pursuit. All living under one roof, Singapore.
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#30: The Psychiatrist Who Started the Addiction Management Department at IMH, Dr Munidasa Winslow
"No one says that decided to start drinking because my ambition in life is to be an alcoholic. It’s rubbish.” – Dr Munidasa Winslow Munidasa Winslow is a psychiatrist and the executive director of Promises Healthcare. He has been practising psychiatry since 1988 and is known for his work in addiction medicine and impulse control disorders. He was also responsible for the setting up the Addiction Management Department at the Institute of Mental Health. His last appointment at IMH was the Chief of the Department of Addiction Medicine Department at IMH Singapore. Dr Winslow is accredited as a master addiction counsellor and a clinical supervisor. In this conversation, we spoke about Simple yardstick to test if one has an addiction The framework recovery process for addictions Dr Winslow’s views on ADHD and much more!