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Department of Psychiatry at CTH was founded in 1968 in order to make proactive development in mental health services. At present, our department have a qualified team consists of psychiatrists, clinical psychologists, social workers, occupational therapists, nurses and case coordinators. Our facility includes 50-bed day care, and 49-bed acute ward for inpatient treatment and outpatient clinic. We have treatment programs for substance abuse, and psychiatric consulting services in our Emergency Room and medical ward. In addition, we cooperate with Fu Jen Catholic University (FJCU) to provide an internship program for students in medicine, clinical psychology and social work. The residency programs are offered as well and it is collaboration between CTH and National Taiwan University Hospital (NTUH). Furthermore, we strive to promote community psychiatry and create a more integrative community mental health services (CMHS) and home care program. The core value of our department is providing patient-centered care and helping patients with their physical, psychological, and spiritual state.

Clinical Services
Outpatient Services
¡EAnxiety, depression and other mental disorders
¡EAdjustment disorder
¡EAlcohol abuse and other substance abuse
¡EChild and adolescent psychiatry
¡EPsychological counseling and psychotherapy
¡EPsychological and occupational assessment
¡EFamily therapy
¡EForensic Psychiatry

Acute ward
¡EBrief crisis intervention
¡EIntegrative bio-psycho-social assessment and treatment
¡EGroup psychotherapy and occupational therapy
¡EMilieu therapy and suicide prevention
¡EElectroconvulsive therapy (ECT) and other medical treatment

Day Care Center
¡EActivities of Daily Living Training (ADL)
¡ESocial Skills Training
¡EOccupational therapy
¡EFamily assessment and intervention

Psychiatric consultation liaison service
¡EPsychiatric consultation on general medical ward, oncology department, hospice care and emergency room

Community Service
¡EHome care program
¡ESocial welfare organisations consultation
¡EMental health seminars and consulting work with public health centers