Psychiatry department is a multidisciplinary department in the Hospital comprising of multidisciplinary personnels to devliver mental health services. It comprises of five (5) units, manage by Unit Head/Managers under the supervision of Head of the department.

FUNCTIONS OF THE DEPARTMENT

• Inpatient and Outpatient management of adult and children with mental health problems
• Rehabilitation of patients with Substance use disorders and other mental health problems
• Provision of counselling and other psychotherapeutic interventions
• Training of medical practitioners, health workers and students
• Carrying out clinical research works
• Mental health promotion and advocacy

FUNCTIONAL UNIT

1. Neuropsychiatry and behavioural medicine
2. Psychology
3. Psychiatric Nursing units (Female and Male Psychiatric wards)
4. Medical Health Information and Records Unit
5. Secretarial


DR DAUDA SULYMAN
(MBBS, FMCPsych)
HOD
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