REPUBLIC OF TURKEY MINISTRY OF HEALTH ISTANBUL PROVINCIAL HEALTH DIRECTORATE ISTANBUL ERENKOY TRAINING AND RESEARCH HOSPITAL
FOR PSYCHIATRY AND NEUROLOGICAL DISEASES

Kadıköy Community Mental Health Center



WHAT IS COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH CENTER (TRSM)?

It is a center where psychosocial support services, follow-up, treatment and social rehabilitation are provided for free to patients with chronic mental illnesses such as schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders and mood disorders.

OUR PRIMARY AIM ON TRSM IS;

Provide treatment, education, rehabilitation and follow-ups of patients without hospitalization -and without being detached from their social enviroment- and also provide psychotic patients being individuals who have an active role in society.

HOW TO APPLY?

Patients with chronic mental illness and/or their relatives can come to our center in person or by telephone. The patients who are invited to our center are informed about the services to be provided here and interviewed to determine needs of them.

Psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, occupational therapists and nurses are available.

ADDRESS: 19 Mayıs, Sinan Ercan Street No:29 Erenköy-Kadıköy/İSTANBUL

PHONE NUMBER: +90 216 302 04 16   Internal Number: 341

COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH CENTER ACTIVITIES

Sharing and support groups,
Courses ( painting workshops, handicraft workshops, music workshops, sport workshops-accompanied by tutor )
Individual and group therapies,

Educational groups and group therapies for relatives,
Trainings for the awareness to public and private institutions,
Trainings for public awareness,
Continutiy of treatment with regular doctor control,
Regular home visits,
Information and guidance on patient rights,
Communication with institutions and organizations for social support
are provided.

Kadıköy Community Mental Health Center belongs to Erenköy Mental Health and Neurological Diseases Training and Research Hospital. In addition, no fee is paid from the patients followed up by TRSM for examination and prescription procedures.