Psychiatry is the medical specialty devoted to the study, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of mental disorders. These include various affective, behavioural, cognitive and perceptual abnormalities.
The Department of Psychiatry has been actively involved in clinical care, training students from various streams, research and community work. Professionals from Psychology and Psychiatric Social Work are involved in management of each patients, so that the care provided is holistic. Treatment approaches used are according to the various international standard guidelines. The students are benefited from this approach of care and are better skilled