The institute’s capacity is 108 beds distributed on four units, each unit is managed by a multi-disciplinary team which offers a full spectrum of treatment options. This allows our comprehensive psychiatric management to individualize therapy and, gain the best result possible for each patient.

We have four units

  • Unit one: General Adult Psychiatry
  • Unit two: Addiction Psychiatry
  • Unit three: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Unit four: General and Old Age Psychiatry

The institute adopts the policy of short stay hospitalization. The inpatient department is a safe environment for high-risk patients and is equipped with all facilities needed for care of patients such as laboratory facilities, ECG, ECT, rehabilitation unit, and etc.


We have a 24-hour emergency service. A well trained team consisting of the resident, nurses, workers and staff lecturer and assistant lecturer on call.

  • Emergency online help.
  • Emergency phone numbers.


The institute of psychiatry provides psychiatric consultant and liaison services to all medical and surgical departments of Ain Shams University Hospitals.



The aim of the rehabilitation program is to resettle the patient in the community and to improve his functioning. The rehabilitation center provides services for inpatients and outpatients. It also provides also occupational training and recreational activities.


The department is chaired by a clinical psychologist (PhD) and four clinical psychologists. This unit offers comprehensive full psychological assessments using wide varieties of psychological batteries and recent computerized psychological measurements. It offers

  • Services for both outpatients and inpatients.
  • The team participates in group therapy, cognitive and behavior psychotherapies.
  • Provides services for researchers.