Pediatric and Adolescent Psychiatry

In Liv Hospital Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Clinic; Psychiatric and psychological services are provided for children, adolescents and their families. Our clinic; detailed psychiatric and developmental assessment is performed by a child and adolescent psychiatrist. After this evaluation, our clinical psychologist is conducting tests. After that, emotional, behavioral, social and academic problems and possible underlying medical and psychiatric reasons are identified and appropriate treatment is planned.Treatment is done with team work.

Our clinic; a multidisciplinary team of child and adolescent psychiatrists, clinical psychologists, child development specialists and speech therapists in the field of child and adolescent psychology. With teamwork, each child or young person is monitored within the treatment protocol specially designed for him.

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Clinic; In cooperation with the Clinic of Pediatrics and Health and other medical clinics, it also provides psychological support for children / adolescent patients and their families who are being treated in hospital.

Major Diseases Treated in Our Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Clinic

  • Depression
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder
  • Urinary incontinence problems
  • Special learning disability
  • Internet addiction
  • Nutrition and eating disorders
  • Self-harm behavior
  • Autism and other common developmental disorders
  • Speech disorder
  • Behavioral disorders
  • Trauma / Loss
  • Adaptation to medical disease
  • Psychosomatic disorders
  • Academic problems
  • Domestic problems
  • Development in children
  • Parents' counseling

Tests in Our Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Clinic

  • WISC-R Intelligence Test for ages 6-16
  • Rorschach Personality Test for children and adolescents
  • CAT (Perception Test for Children)
  • TAT (Thematic Perception Test)
  • Louisa Duss (Psychoanalytic Stories Test)
  • A Human / Family / Tree Draw Test and D10 Test (Projective evaluation of children's drawings)
  • MMPI (Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory)
  • Bender Gestalt Visual Motor Detection Test
  • Ankara Development Inventory et al.

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