department of psychiatry and behavioral sciences is
located in Lahore General Hospital, established in 2005.
Lahore general hospital along with post graduate medical
institute has played a significant role not only in the
provision of psychiatric services for patients but it also
provides training facilities to medical professionals.
Psychiatrists evaluate, diagnose, treat and prevent
illnesses that interfere with emotional and behavioral
health. Psychological services include assessments,
psychological evaluation and psychotherapy.
Services provided by department of psychiatry and
behavioral sciences include:
of outdoor services:
Average number of psychiatric
patients is 1500-1700 on monthly basis.
Average number of patients is 25-35 on monthly basis.
Provision of indoor services
for detoxification of drug addicts, out patient management
of drug and substance abuse and counseling
services for motivation and rehabilitation.
Jail visits:- Weekly visits of
Central jail, Kot lakhpat, Lahore. No. of prisoners from
July,2013 to 2014 is 40-50 on monthly
Medico legal assessment:- Medico legal assessment of
patients referred to us through
court or authorities.
Provision of liaison services to all
various departments like Medicine, Surgery,
Neurosurgery, Gynecology, Pediatrics,
Orthopedics and ICU.
Outdoor and indoor services for
ADHD, Autism, Learning disability, Tics, Anxiety,
Conduct disorders, Epilepsy, etc.
Facility of clinical
psychologist is available. Internship program for students
psychology from various institutes.
Training of post graduate trainees through lectures, case
presentation, case reference, CPC. Rotation of post
graduate trainees to various other institutes for training
like PIMH for ECT.
Radiology neuroimaging work shop.
Career counseling center:
Women development center: