Nursing Administration

The department is quite large in terms of human resources.The numerical figure stands at 286 professional nurses,a considerable percentage of the total workforce of the hospital.



The nursing administrator at the helms of affairs,known as the Head of department (HOD) is in the person of Mrs. Okelola M.T. JP(FWCN). Complementing her efforts in the co-ordination of the department is the Apex Chief Nursing Officer, Mrs. Olowokere E.O. (FWCN).  She,under the  control of the overall head of department along with other able nurse administrators (Chief Nursing Officers) ensure the effective functioning of the department



Elevating the institution to an enviable state in the mental health sector, through the rendering of qualitative and patient centred nursing care



To provide holistic, patient centered nursing care and services through motivated professional nursing staff;and elevate nursing practice to internationally accepted standard through research based practice and comprehensive implementation of the nursing process




Preserving the patients’ dignity, restoring his self esteem and independence and protecting  him from illegal exploitation irrespective of socio-cultural status




The department is organized into various units for the purpose of efficacy and effectiveness.  Each unit is being headed by

Psychotherapy Unit

Harvey Road Community Clinic

Child and Adolescent Unit

Oshodi Annexe

Marinho, Ordia and Borofka Unit

Drug Rehabilitation Unit

Betta Johnson I & II Unit

M3 & F3 Unit

M4 & F4 Unit

Alabi Oyebode Ward

Electroconvulsive Therapy Unit

Nursing Education unit





The department runs a 24-hour 3 shift-system which is segmented in the following order:  8am– 3pm; 2pm – 8pm and 8pm – 8am

Services provided during this period include:

        24 hours nursing care of hospitalized patients
      Psycho education, counseling and general health education
       Assessment of all old and new cases for diagnostic purpose.
        Nursing management of psychiatric emergencies
        Daily nursing care of children and adolescent on out-patient basis
        Clinic services for adults on out-patient basis

        Nursing management and rehabilitation of substance abusers
      General nursing care/services to hospital staff and members of the
        Domiciliary nursing services.












Pediatric chronic physical illness and adult psychiatric disorders are substantial sources of burden for family care-takers, but little attention has been paid to parental burden resulting from children's or adolescents' psychiatric disorders.

Child and adolescent psychiatry or Pediatric Psychiatry is a branch of psychiatry that focuses on the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of mental disorders in children, adolescents, and their families. It investigates the biopsychosocial factors that influence the development and course of these psychiatric disorders and treatment responses to various interventions.Contact our Child & Adolescent Mental Health Service Center
08155170000, 09060001907

Someone with substance abuse disorder (drugs or alcohol) and mental illness (depression, PTSD, anxiety, OCD, etc.), the diagnosis is called a co-occurring disorder. Any combination of mental health disorders and substance abuse or addiction qualifies for this diagnosis (sometimes referred to as a dual diagnosis), such as alcoholism and depression, anorexia and cocaine dependence, post-traumatic stress disorder and heroin addiction, prescription drug dependence and anxiety, and more.

For proper diagnosis and treatment contact our Co-occuring treatment Center on 08155170000, 09060001907

At Total Diagonistic Center we provide special medical diagonistic services. Eminent Services, unmatched image quality and superior diagnostic capability make YabaTotal Diagnostics Center, the premier service provider and the centre of choice for numerous clients in Nigeria.

Individual differences in posttraumatic response and recovery are the result of complex interactions among person, event, and environmental factors. These interactions define the interrelationship of individual and community and together may foster or impede individual recovery. In attending to the social, cultural and political context of victimization and acknowledging that survivors of traumatic experiences may recover without benefit of clinical intervention.

For treatment and counseling contact  Traumatic & Disorder Center on 08155170000, 09060001907


 Hospital Pioneers Research on Biological Psychiatry On Wednesday, 28th September, 2011, the hospital hosted a seminar titled “Building capacity for Neurobiological research: Endophenotype-based...Read More





As an accredited post-graduate trainer for psychiatric Residency, the hospital takes in doctors for the six-year training on a yearly basis.

Medical students from all over the country also come for one research, training or the other while Nurses from various nursing institutions are also posted here for clinical experience... Read More

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