Department of Psychiatry AIMS, Mohali has one Associate Professor and four Senior Residents. Utmost priority of the Department of Psychiatry is provision of high-quality clinical care to patients with mental illness. Department also gives primacy to include patients and their families in treatment planning. Health education is also an integral part of the comprehensive treatment package.

Psychiatry Walk in Clinic is run every day and detailed work up is done whenever there is doubt in diagnosis and management. We focus on holistic management with both pharmacological and non -pharmacological management. Consultation liaison psychiatry services are provided round the clock by the department. Additionally, we run both outdoor and indoor Deaddiction services for patients with substance use disorders. We further plan to develop and strengthen child psychiatry and community psychiatry services.


Designation Name of the faculty members
Associate Professor Dr. Nidhi Malhotra
Senior Resident Dr. Sandeep Kapur
Senior Resident Dr. AkshikaVermani
Senior Resident Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Senior Resident Dr. Puja Garg


Designation Name of the members
Psychologist Mr. Gurbashish
Psychiatric social worker Ms.Gurpreet
Psychiatric social worker Mr. Arshdeep