Limassol & Paphos Mental Health Centers

Psychiatric Clinic

The Limassol Psychiatric Clinic is a department of internal voluntary psychiatric hospitalization and is situated in the premises of Limassol’s General Hospital. It has 20 beds and can be imported 24 hours a day. It serves the needs for internal psychiatric optional hospitalization of the provinces of Limassol and Paphos. In the Clinic can be introduced individuals suffering from mental disorders in a relapse phase.

Community Psychiatric Service

The Centre is situated at the premises of Limassol’s Old Hospital and is multi-disciplinary staffed. Services provided through the Centre include thorough evaluations, medication management, psychotherapy, group therapy, psychological testing and patient education. Through Community Service community nursing is offered to patients with mental health problems.

Day Centre – Limassol

Day Centre is a rehabilitation unit in the community for people with mental health problems. Main goal is the social re-inclusion promotion, of people with long term mental illness, through programs that promote the development of self-care skills, work and social skills.

Vocational Rehabilitation Unit – Limassol

The Vocational Rehabilitation Unit (VRU) of Limassol, is situated in the community and has as  main goal to prepare people with mental health dificulties to (re)integrate a work environment by supporting them in their mental, socila and vocational skills, to create social networks to support vocational (re)integration through cooperation with private, community and national authorities, and to the final (re)integration and social inclusion.

Community Psychiatric Centre and Outpatient Department

The outpatient department is located at the Paphos General Hospital and it is multidisciplinary staffed, including psychiatrists, psychologists, occupational-therapists and mental health nurses, who offer psycho-social education, counselling, psychotherapy and intervention in crises and relapses. The majority of the patients go to these centres for psychiatric treatment. The centre also offers community psychiatric nursing. Community nursing is situated in the community, and the nurses visit patients in their homes and provide direct care to their patients.

Day Centre – Paphos

Day Centre is a rehabilitation unit in the community for people with mental health problems. Main goal is the social re-inclusion promotion, of people with long term mental illness, through programs that promote the development of self-care skills, work and social skills.

Mental Health Services for Children and Adolescents – Limassol

The Centre is situated in the community, is multidisciplinary staffed and provides on an external basis, services for diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation to children, adolescents and their families. Interventions include the family environment and the school context. At the Centre are referred children and adolescents facing severe psychological and psychosocial difficulties.

Mental Health Services for Children and Adolescents – Paphos

The Centre is situated in the premises of Paphos’ General Hospital, is multidisciplinary staffed and provides on an external basis, services for diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation to children, adolescents and their families. Interventions include the family environment and the school context. At the Centre are referred children and adolescents facing severe psychological and psychosocial difficulties.

 

 

Drug Detoxification Unit “ANOSI”

The Unit is situated in Limassol’s Old Hospital and specialises in the physical and mental rehabilitation of adult drug addicts applying programmes of motivation development and preparation of individuals to be admitted into therapeutic programmes both within the Unit and other relevant rehabilitation services. The admission in the Unit is voluntary.

Drug substitution program SOSIVIO

SOSIVIO is a therapeutic substitution program, situated in Limassol’s Old Hospital multidisciplinary staffed, addressed to persons with opioid drug dependence.  The program aims to reduce risks, physical, psychological and social difficulties due to addiction and to the physical, psychological and social rehabilitation.

Psychological Rehabilitation Centre “ANAKAMPSI” – Limassol

ANAKAMPSI is situated in the community and is referred at adults with mild drug abuse. The Centre address to addicted persons, usually over 22 years old, who don’t need on a regular basis psychiatric care, detoxification or substitution therapy, and can be treated with psychological therapy and guidance.

Drug substitution program STROFI

STROFI is a therapeutic substitution program, situated in Papho’s General Hospital, is multidisciplinary staffed and addresses to persons with opioid drug dependence.  The program aims to reduce risks, physical, psychological and social difficulties due to addiction and to the physical, psychological and social rehabilitation.

Prevention and Counselling Centre for Adolescents and Family “PROMITHEAS”

The Centre is situated in the community and provides prevention, early intervention and therapeutic programmes. The main goal of the programme is the prevention, early intervention and therapy of addictive behavior, such as substance use, pathological gambling, pathological use of the internet and electronic games. These programs have as aims the reinforcement of the personality, the development of social and emotional skills, such as recognition, management and expression of emotions, effective communication for interpersonal matters, built of self – esteem, boundary setting and acceptance, and responsibility assumption. Also, one of our basic goals is to support the adolescent’s family, school and social environment. Target groups are adolescents and young adults 14 to 22 years from Limassol and Paphos districts and families adolescents and young adults with addictive behaviors.