Target population

Adult and pediatric population
Introduction

In Colombia, two out of five people will require attention from mental health professionals, at some time in their lives.

The Psychiatry group of Fundación Valle del Lili in the interdisciplinary and multimodal work context, based on a biopsychosocial model, provides the clinical service of psychiatry in the outpatient, hospital and virtual modalities.

Target population of the service

All age groups with the following conditions are treated in the Service:

Behavioral and learning issues in children, family problems, alcoholism and use of psychoactive substances, sexuality issues, anxiety (nervousness), depression and suicidal ideation or behavior, insecurity and low self-esteem, hallucinations and ideas not consistent with reality, violence and impulsivity, as well as neurocognitive disorders in the elderly.

  • Psychiatric hospitalization (Betania branch) and psychosomatic medicine rooms (Fundación Valle del Lili headquarters).
  • Day hospital.

Outpatient consultation, liaison psychiatry and specialty referral consultation:

  • General Psychiatry.
  • Geriatric psychiatry.
  • Child and adolescent Psychiatry.
  • Neuropsychiatry.
  • Group of suicidal behavior and emotional dysregulation disorder (Dialectical Behavioral Therapy).

Mindfulness and Mindful Eating.

  • Eating disorders.
  • Women Psychiatry.
  • Pharmacodependence.
  • Palliative care
  • Psycho-Oncology.
  • Clinical sexology.
  • Mindfulness and compassion-focused therapy.
  • Psychiatry and occupational mental health.
  • Adult, child and adolescent Psychiatric emergencies.
  • Telemedicine-Telepsychiatry (virtual attention).

The Psychiatry Service has a group of fifteen psychiatrists, all of whom have advanced training:

  • A Psychiatrist sub-specialized in Geriatric psychiatry.
  • Three psychiatrists sub-specialized in child and adolescent treatment.
  • Two psychiatrists sub-specialized in neuropsychiatry.
  • A Psychiatrist sub-specialized in liaison psychiatry and eating disorders.
  • A Psychiatrist specialized in Women’s Health.
  • Psychiatrists subspecialized in drug dependence.
  • A Psychiatrist specialized in eating disorders and personality disorders.
  • A Clinical Psychiatrist and Sexologist.
  • A Liaison Psychiatrist and occupational mental health, public health.
  • Mental health care provided according to the highest clinical standards and in line with the population needs and characteristics.
  • Services provided in a non-stigmatizing, respectful, humane, scientific mental health way by an excellent professional team.
  • It is governed by the principles and values of Fundación Valle del Lili, with qualifications and high quality certification criteria.
Specialist in Psychiatry