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 FORENSIC PSYCHIATRIC UNIT

 

Dr. Stephen Oluwaniyi

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 Position: HOD
 Department
: Forensic   Psychiatry 

 Work Rate: 24 Hours
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Forensic Psychiatry

FORENSIC PSYCHIATRY is the branch of psychiatry that deals with the assessment and treatment of mental disorders which appears to be associated with offending behaviour. It is also concerned with all the legal aspects of psychiatry including civil law and laws regulating psychiatric practice.

 OUR SERVICES INCLUDE:

  • Assessment and treatment of individuals with mental disorders associated with offending behaviour.
  • Prison in-reach for assessment and treatment of inmates with mental disorders.
  • Liaising with various agencies of the criminal justice system.
  • Preparation of psychiatric assessment reports for the court and other legal agencies
  • Appearance in court as expert witnesses.
  • Risk assessment and management.
  • Research
  • Training.

FORENSIC PSYCHIATRIC UNIT’S CONSULTANTS

 

         Dr. A.B. Awesu                                       Dr. A.L Raji