Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Childhood and adolescence is the period in which the most change and development in human life. Changes and developments in this period affect not only the current period, but also the whole life.

Today, the field of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry is a science that expands rapidly, its scope, requirements and social effectiveness all over the world and in our country, and interacts directly with all branches of biological, psychological and sociological aspects in social and individual terms.

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry by the European Medical Experts Association has been defined as “prevention, diagnosis and treatment of mental health problems with medical methods, standards and approaches in children under 18 years of age”.

In our Child and Adolescent Mental Health and Diseases Department, individual psychotherapy, family therapy, drug therapy and psychometric evaluations are applied to children and adolescents aged 0-18.

If there is an emotional or behavioral symptom that can negatively affect your child's daily life, spiritual and physical development, school success and relationships with other people between the ages of 0-18, you can contact the Child Psychiatrist.

In addition, attention, development and intelligence tests are performed in our unit by the psychologist. Tests applied in our department:

  • Development Tests
  • Intelligence Tests
  • Projective Tests

Call center:

For more detailed information about our Child and Adolescent Psychiatry service, you can call our call center or contact us from the link on the side.

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Development Tests

AGTE, Denver 2 Development Test, Peabody Picture Vocabulary Test, Bender-Gestalt Visual Motor Perception Test, Porteus Maze Test, OKHT (School Readiness Test), City EGY Test are applied. These tests measure the child's language cognitive development, psychosocial development, social skills and self-care development, fine motor-gross motor development, visual perception age, and recipient language ages.

Attention Tests:

Moxo d-CPT Attention Performance Test

Test d2 Attention Test

Intelligence Tests - WISC and WISC IV

Perception Test

 Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

  • Behavior termination and modification program
  • Stubbornness issues
  • Fear of school
  • Night fears
  • Sister jealousy
  • Anger control issues
  • Mental mental problems
  • Nail biting
  • Sleeping with the parent

Psychiatric Treatment Programs

  • Attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder
  • Dyslexia (specific learning disability)
  • Oppositional disorders
  • Depression
  • Adjustment disorders
  • Impulse and control disorders
  • Behavioral disorders
  • Anxiety disorder
  • Anxiety to leave
  • Obsessive compulsive disorder (obsession and repetitions)
  • Sleep and eating disorders
  • Tic disorders
  • Fobiler
  • Stool retention and abduction
  • Night urination (enuresis nocturna)