Department of Psychiatry
The psychiatry department is functioning with Associate Professor, Assistant professor, Senior & Junior Residents
OP Room- 2 Separate cubicles for Male & Female patients
Single ward with 10 beds.
Patients are given Out Patient counselling, medications and In-patient care.
Out patients seen is 50 - 60 cases / day
Following special clinics are being conducted everyday:
Suicide Prevention Clinic.
Child Guidance Clinic.
Average In Patient census is about 7- 9 patients per day.
Electro Convulsive Therapy is given for needed patients as In Patient care.
RESEARCH PAPER & PROJECTS:
1. Attitude, Knowledge and Perception towards mental illness among UnderGraduate medical students – A Comparative study.
Dr Shanmugapriya S (Psychiatry), Dr Amutha G ( Associate Professor, Psychiatry).
2. Attitude towards mentally ill- A community base study from South India.
Dr Amutha G ( Associate Professor, Psychiatry).