Friday, March 24, 2017

Overview

The Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry is involved in clinical services, training and research. High quality tertiary care services in the area of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry are provided in out-patient, in-patient and emergency settings. Training courses in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry namely DM and PDF are offered. Large number of postgraduate trainees from within and outside NIMHANS are trained in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Faculty serve as resource persons for various topics related to Child and Adolescent Mental Health at regional,national and international levels. Advocating for the cause of safe-guarding child and adolescent mental health with active collaboration with NGOs, Child Welfare Committee, ChildLine India Network, Centre for Child Law and other child-related organizations is one of the major activities at the child and adolescent psychiatric services at NIMHANS.