The department provides safe, ethical & evidence-based mental health care with compassion & dedication. We have a team of well-qualified psychiatrists and a social worker, to facilitate the implementation of a biopsychosocial model for assessment & treatment of mental illness. We constantly strive towards the enhancement of patient care & safety through continuous quality improvement initiatives.
The Department of Psychiatry along with the Department of Community Medicine conducted an awareness program on “Handling Stress During Covid Times” on the occasion of World Mental Health Day, on Oct 15th,2020.
The Department of psychiatry conducted an awareness program about “Deaddiction and Drug Abuse among Adolescents” at the Government Higher Secondary School at Madambakkam on 6th March,2021 and our Psychiatrist Dr.Thiviya gave a talk and the social workers along with staff nurses enacted a skit about “Substance abuse and its consequences”.