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The educational area – 1st Dept. of Psychiatry provides pre-gradual teaching psychiatry, psychopathology, psychology, medical communications, psychotherapy, forensic psychiatry, and mental health in several study programs at the Faculty of Medicine. It provides for interfaculty teaching for the Faculty of Philosophy and Law, as well.
In research activities, the 1st Dept. of Psychiatry focuses on the research issues related to schizophrenia, affective disorders, bipolar disorders, and personality disorders in relation to other mental disorders. From a long-term perspective, the 1st Dept. of Psychiatry is involved in electrophysiology research and biological treatment – pharmacological and non-pharmacological (electroconvulsive treatment).