Psychiatry

Psychiatry

Department of Psychiatry

The department of Psychiatry strives to ensure that the psychiatric assessment is a comfortable experience for the patient. Delivery of quality mental health care is top priority. The department offers daily outpatient services. The department of psychiatry is equipped with a comprehensive set of core psychometric tools, esseential questionaires & rating sclares. Pharmacological treatment & psychotherapy are provided for a variety of common mental disorders, including mood disorders, schizophrenia, anxiety disorders, substance related disorders etc. De-addiction therapy, emergency services and consultation-liasion psychiatric services are available too, in addition to pedicatric and geriatric mental health services. Department participates in outreach services such as health camps & mental health screening programs regularly. A mental health awareness talk is a standard component of these outreach programs. The department of Psychiatry participates regularly in mental health awareness campaigns and advocacy programs such as world mental health day. The department of Psychiatry places strong emphasis on enhancing mental health literacy & reducing stigma.