Pediatric Psychiatry (Child and Adolescent Mental Health)

Pediatric Psychiatry (Child and Adolescent Mental Health)

Bilkent City Hospital Children's Hospital Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Clinic offers service with 13 polyclinics and inpatient service ward with 15 beds which is planned to be opened in the near future.


General Polyclinic Services

Some of the outpatient services offered in our clinic are; developmental assessment of children and adolescents, assessment of mental complaints and sustaining diagnosis and treatment of those. In this regard, family assessment, pharmacological treatment, individual psychotherapy, forensic psychiatry and public-oriented preventive mental health services are provided. Health committee service is also offered including child psychiatry specialists in our hospital.

Consultation Liaison Polyclinic

Consultation-liaison polyclinic services are carried out in company with our chief residents every day of the week.

Psychometric Assessment

Psychometric tests which are approached for diagnosis or monitorization of psychiatric disorders and are considered necessary for children and adolescents after polyclinic assessment by Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists of our hospital are performed by our psychologists based on appointment.

Family Education

Psychoeducation service is offered for families intended for developmental characteristics of children and adolescents and periodic problems such as jealousy between siblings, potty training, sleeping disorders, absence of stimulus, behavioral disorders, developmental delay in our clinic.

Inpatient Ward Services

Cases which are approved for admission after assessment by child and adolescent psychiatrist working in our hospital are going to be hospitalized with their companions in our Child and Adolescent Psychiatry inpatient ward to start to provide service in the near future.
During their hospital admission, all the necessary pharmacotherapy practices, psychoeducation for our patients and their families, occupational therapy, family counseling and treatment, individual and group psychotherapies are planned to be offered for our inpatients by our treatment team.

Consultation Services

Our clinic provides consultation for studies and projects aimed to establish mental health policies regarding children and adolescents in our country.


Our mission is to improve the lives of children and their families affected by mental disorders. For this mission to be achieved;

-To provide tender, specified and effective clinic treatment at the highest quality,

-To do modern studies researching psychopathology in children and adolescents and to use findings for prevention and cure,

- To educate the leaders of the next generation in the field of mental health,

- To develop up-to-date policies and provide public-oriented education to diminish stigmatization

are our main indicators.


Offering clinical care, scientific research, professional training and social education services to improve the lives of children, adolescents having mental illnesses and their families in the most appropriate way possible are our common values.

Our goal in all of our studies:

Showing our patients, their families and our colleagues tenderness and respect,

To establish an environment embracing the differences and supporting team work,

To reach an effective and efficient level for our current services by opening a room for innovations.


Developmental perspective for patients and their families is taught to child and adolescent psychiatry residents. This perspective embodies psychodynamic, psychosocial, biological, behavioral and cognitive development areas. Other than acquiring basic knowledge skills and mindsets during the school years of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry residents, it is aimed that our residents will be self confident physicians, children's right defenders, sensitive therapists and will develop a professional sense of identity being a concerned consultant or a team member as a part of child psychiatry team.

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31 Ekim 2022