The department of Psychiatry at Rajarajeswari Medical College and Hospital strives to achieve and follow “A healthy mind in a healthy body”. Our dedicated team of psychiatrists, psychologists and social workers address the biological, psychological and social aspects of mental health of the patients. The department has a holistic approach and is also undergoing training for both undergraduates and postgraduates. Our priority lies in patient care, education and research.
Choose us for the quality education offered by highly qualified an experienced teaching faculty. Also get trained in current trends in cognitive behavior therapies. Enjoy the friendly encouraging interactions in the department.
Specialized services provided are de-addiction service, medico legal/Psychological assessments, child and adolescent psychiatry, geriatric psychiatry. We participate in community programs. Emergency psychiatric cares is available. Neurology and internal medicine exposure for post graduates available. Other facilities available are pharmacotherapy, ECT –pulse wave, Behavior therapy, Cognitive therapy, Family therapy and Group therapy.
Prevalence of antenatal depression in a tertiary care hospital
Anxiety and depressive disorders in tension type head ache
Depression – is there a “bio - marker”. Estimation of homocysteine, folate & vitamin b12 levels in depression”.
DR. SUDHIR HEBBAR Dr. Dhruvakumar Award instituted by Indian Psychiatric Society, Karnataka Branch for work on psychotherapy during 2013-2014.
DR. SHARANBASVARAJ Got 2nd Place in Poster Presentation at South Zone “IPSCON 2014” Conference held at Bangalore.