Child Guidance Clinic, which is unique in its service as it is the only Child
Psychiatry Department available in
Tamilnadu Medical Service and managed by
an experienced Psychiatrist. It is efficient in
specialized handling of Childhood
emotional, Behavioural and academicproblems.
Dr.V.Jayanthini, MD, DCH, DPM.,
Post graduate students doing Diploma in Pediatrics , Diploma in Psychiatry, MD Pediatrics, MD Psychiatry are posted for 15 days (Paed) 30 days(Psychiatry) regularly. For PG students in Psychiatry posting at CGC(child psychiatry) is mandatory
Regular lecturers are given on important topics daily for one hour.
Each student should discuss cases allotted to them either with the Asst Professor or with the Professor in detail every day.
Clinical discussions form part of day to day activities.
PG thesis are done through CGC by PGs in Pediatrics / Psychiatry / MSc Nursing
Research guidance is given to students doing PhD in Madras / Tamilnadu Dr MGR Medical Universities.
Head of the department is an invited speaker for National conferences of Indian Psychiatry Society / Regional Conferences / State Conference / National Mid Term CMEs for the past ten years.
Counselling for the parents and significant others
Special school placement
Referral to appropriate organizations / Ngo’s / educational institutions / government organizations depending upon the needs of the child.
Post graduate teaching for students of Psychiatry, Pediatrics and Nursing.
Expect guidance and supervision for MSc., MD, PhD thesis
Organising and participating in public awareness programs regarding psychological, behavioral and educational problems in children.
Referral centre for all Government and Medical College hospitals / CGHS / dispensaries / Railway hospital / ESI dispensaries in Chennai.
- 12000 p/a