Research and Teaching

The psychiatry service unit generates high-quality research information. Research focuses on mood disorders, especially depression and substance abuse in adolescence.

Topical research targets include

  • Impacts of depression on the body
  • Transcranial magnetic stimulation in the treatment of depression
  • Psychotherapeutic treatment of depression
  • Psychophysical health of adolescents, alcohol use and the brain

In order to achieve a wide-ranging perspective, co-operation with other specialities and scientific fields is of key importance. Research operations are continuously developed in accordance with international requirements. The objective is to generate research information that can be used to develop clinical work.

For medical, psychology and social and health care students, the Psychiatry Service Unit offers a high-quality environment for specialising and learning.