İstanbul Medical Faculty Psychiatry Department which has been active since 1955 and pioneered in Turkish Psychiatry Society. It was established in the old Peninsula area of Istanbul and provides services such as Consultation Liaison Psychiatric Unit, Mood Disorders Unit, Social Psychiatry Service, Anxiety Disorder Policlinic, Psychotic Disorders Research Program, Clinical Psychotherapy Unit, Geriatric Psychiatry, Eating Disorders Unit.
There are 40 beds totally and an ECT Unit in our two services. 12 academicians and 20 residents, 16 Nurses and
6 Psychologists are still working in our department.
Various psychometric tests and neuropsychological tests are performed in the psychology laboratory. In addition to them our clinic provides art therapy for inpatient and outpatient treatment which includes painting, music, photography, dance-movement and poetry.