Department of Psychiatry

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The Department of Psychiatry offers preventive and curative mental health services through inpatient and outpatient services and in collaboration with other clinical departments. The staff consists of a consultant psychiatrist, a clinical psychologist, medical officer and 4 supportive administrative staff.

Head of Department
Dr. F.I Adeyemi
(F.M.C. Psych)
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Phone number: 08033379856

Vision
To build a department that provides excellent psychiatric and psychological services and undertake high impact research in adult psychiatric disorders.

Services Provided
In-patient and out-patient treatment.
Provision of psychotherapy, as well as rehabilitation program

Needs
Expansion of current space to cater for increased patient population.
Enhancement of consultation liason facilities to other specialties.
Facilities needed to rehabilitate mentally challenged adults and children e.g occupational skills training

Training programme
In-house seminars on current modes of psychiatric and psychological practice

Research
Psychosocial determinants and burden of depression among stroke survivors care givers.

Collaborations
Neuro - psychiatric hospital, Aro, Abeokuta in areas of research and clinical experience

5-Year Targets
To improve  evidenced-based practice.
To expand  in-patient care
To equip the department in the areas of forensic, geriatric and child psychiatry

Contact us

Federal Medical Centre, Abeokuta.

Olabisi Onabanjo Way, Idi-Aba

Abeokuta, Nigeria

 

Tel: +(234) 8095948007, 8095947913

Email: info@fmcabeokuta.org

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