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The Dept of psychiatry at ACMS and BH Delhi Cantt is at the forefront of mental health care. The Department holds theory and practical classes for the undergraduates and regular clinics are held in the Base hospital, psychiatry ward. The Dept has a Post Graduate DNB programme with a dedicated 55 bedded In patient ward and an OPD load of about 2000 patients a month. There is a dedicated deaddiction facility too.
The facilities available are
In patient and Out patient facility
Counseling including marital counseling
Deaddiction Group Therapy
Yoga/meditation ( a full fledged sarv dharm sthal is available)
Rehabilitation programmes – vocational therapy, recreational facilities, gardening,
Electroconvulsive therapy ( ECT)
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Academics arow
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Theory classes are being held for the 8th and 9th term undergraduate students on various topics as per undergraduate syllabus. Classroom demonstrations to students and weekly presentations by interns are done to make the subject easily understandable and interesting. Theory classes are held by the faculty as per scheduled programme in the dept. after noon sessions are exclusively meant for academic activities from 2- 4.30 pm which involve presentations, Clinical case conference and journal clubs.
Guest lectures on relevant topics by deemed faculty from outside are regularly held and is immensely beneficial to the students. The faculty and students are constantly involved with various research projects with an aim to inculcate scientific temper and understanding of basic research in the students early.

Training arow
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1. General awareness programmes for all undergraduates on important issues like drug addiction, sexual harassment, stress management etc. are held periodically.
2. Live demonstration of psychotherapeutic techniques by specialists.
3. Exposure to interventions like Therapeautic narcoanalysis, electroconvulsive therapy and RTMS.
4. Administration of various psychometric tests and scales for disorders like depression, anxiety mania, OCD, schizophrenia etc.
5. Exposure to group therapy, marital discord counseling, family therapy and alcohol anonymous in treatment of drug addiction.

Notice

Dr(Surg Cmdr) Sunil Goyal
Dr(Surg Cmdr) Sunil Goyal
Professor & HOD

Dr Surg Cmde Sunil Goyal is a graduate and post graduate of the prestigious Armed Forces medical College, Pune. He is a Professor of Psychiatry with 18 years of post graduate and under graduate teaching experience. He is a recognised teacher at the Maharashtra Univ of health sciences and the Diplomate national Board (DNB). He is an Inspector with the Medical Council of India (MCI). He has contributed various chapters in books and has a number of publications in National Journals of repute

Dr(Lt Col) Prateek Yadav
Dr(Lt Col) Prateek Yadav
Assistant Professor

Dr Lt Col Prateek Yadav is a graduate from MLB Medical College Jhansi and Post-graduate from AFMC Pune. He is presently an assistant professor with professional experience of over three years.

Dr(Lt Col) S A Khan
Dr(Lt Col) S A Khan
Assistant Professor

Dr Lt Col S A Khan is a graduate and Post graduate of the prestigious Armed Forces medical College, Pune. He an assistant professor with over 04 years of teaching experience. He has contributed a chapter in a book and published several papers in various national and International journals. He is the convenor of the Research and education committee of the Indian Psychiatric society.

Dr(Lt Col) V S Chauhan
Dr(Lt Col) V S Chauhan
Assistant Professor

Dr Lt Col V S Chauhan is a graduate and Post graduate of the prestigious Armed Forces medical College, Pune. He an assistant professor with 05 years of teaching experience. He has published several papers in various national and International journals. He has been awarded twice the prestigious Col Kirpal singh Award for best paper by the Indian Psychiatry Society. He has successfully undertaken 05 AFMRC projects including the present one on BDNF levels in depression.

Dr. Neha Aggarwal
Dr. Neha Aggarwal
Senior Resident

Dr. Neha Aggarwal is a graduate from SP medical college, Bikaner and post graduate from GMC, Amritsar. She is a senior resident with professional experience of two years. She has presented various posters on substance addiction and mood disorders in state and national conferences. She has been active in OST Programme by NACO and is attached with local self help groups for former addicts.