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Programs / Events

Annual Performance Review, Feb., 2018 

Accra Psychiatric Hospital internal Peer Review, 5th September 2018,

Launch of the Publication on " Fight Against Epilepsy Intiative" Report; Thursday, 6th September, 2018. Time : 8am, Venue: Brithish Council.

World Suicide Prevention Day, 2018: Theme: "Working Together to Prevent Suicide"; Monday, 10th September, 2018: Time: 10am, Venue: Health Service Workers Union Conference room, Community 10, Tema.

ACCRA PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITAL HOLDS ITS SECOND FUNDRAISING DINNER 2018

Posted: (05/09/2018)

The Accra Psychiatric Hospital held its second Fundraising Dinner on Friday, 6th July 2018 at the Police social and fitness Centre, Accra. This year’s fundraising was in AID OF RENOVATING THE HOSPITAL’S FORENSIC WARD KNOWN AS THE SPECIAL WARD and was well patronized by the public and staff of the facility.

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Taking care of your mental health - Accra Psychiatric Hospital

The Hospital is responsible for the treatment, welfare, training and rehabilitation of the mentally ill.

The University Of Ghana Medical School has a faculty established in the hospital for undergraduate training in psychiatry and postgraduate training under the West African College of psychiatrists (WACP). The hospital thus has a symbiotic relationship with the medical school.

Nurses from all over the country are affiliated to this hospital for 6-month proficiency training in psychiatry.

 

Satellite Facilities

  • Kintampo
  • Ankaful
  • Pantang

Bed State

The hospital has the capacity to accommodate 600 patients at any given time. However, this has not been the case as the hospital continues to be over crowded with an increasing population and therefore a growing demand on the limited facilities.

Services

  • The OPD services
  • Clinical Psychology services
  • Electro Convulsive Therapy
  • 24hr Pharmacy. -Check Medicine in Stock
  • Social Work Services
  • Community Psychiatry Nursing
  • Rehab Alcoholicanous (Rehab for Alcohol Abuse)
All Services Provided

Posted: (05/09/2018)


APH holds maiden workshop on Cognitive Distortions

Posted: (05/09/2018)

APH holds maiden workshop on Cognitive Distortions

The In Service Training in collaboration with the Psychology Unit of the Accra Psychiatric Hospital has held their first workshop in a series on thinking errors with the specific theme ‘Identifying Cognitive Distortions : A Window for Optimum Wellbeing.

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ACCRA PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITAL HOLDS ITS SECOND FUNDRAISING DINNER 2018

Posted: (05/09/2018)

The Accra Psychiatric Hospital held its second Fundraising Dinner on Friday, 6th July 2018 at the Police social and fitness Centre, Accra. This year’s fundraising was in AID OF RENOVATING THE HOSPITAL’S FORENSIC WARD KNOWN AS THE SPECIAL WARD and was well patronized by the public and staff of the facility.

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Maintaining Sustainable Mental Health at the Workplace

Posted: (14/11/2017)

Maintaining Sustainable Mental Health at the Workplace

The demands of modern life and the global economy dictate that many people are increasingly spending more time at the workplace. Research shows that work is a positive influence on the state of mind but finding oneself in an unfavourable working environment can potentially be challenging to mental health and consequently, productivity. 

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