Hemayat Neuropsychiatry Hospital is located in Herat city of Afghanistan having patients from across the country. The neuropsychiatry team is a mix of professionals from different disciplines including:

  • Doctors in psychiatry and neurology.
  • Nurse therapists trained in physical and mental health.
  • Psychological therapy.
  • Physiotherapy.
  • Occupational therapy.

We work with patients who have a mixture of different problems including:

  • Mental ill patients
  • Mental illness associated with neurological diseases.
  • Epilepsy and non-epileptic attacks.
  • Functional neurological symptoms.
  • Neurological sleep disorders.

We aim to provide high quality specialist assessment and treatment plans that incorporate expertise in both physical and mental health.
Being a part of the neuroscience department, we work closely with our colleagues in neurology and neurosurgery. We also provide neuropsychiatry support for the mental health liaison team for inpatients.
Our outpatient clinics take referrals from across Afghanistan from general practitioners, neurologists, neurosurgeons and psychiatrists.
Our inpatient service is situated within Hemayat Neuropsychiatry Hospital. We have twenty inpatient beds for patients with neuropsychiatric conditions, and twenty inpatient beds for assessment of sleep disorders.

Hemayat Neuropsychiatric Hospital is among the leading Neuropsychiatric hospitals in the region for comprehensive patient care, research and education in the fields of mental health, developmental disabilities and neurology. Hemayat Neuropsychiatric Hospital is an independently accredited and licensed hospital.

Hemayat Neuropsychiatric Hospital’s vision is to serve the health care needs of the community, its patients and their families through excellence in research, education and the delivery of neuropsychiatric and behavioral health services.

By the Numbers

  • Ranked No. 1 in the nation in Ministry of Public Health Afghanistan.
  • 20 inpatient beds.
  • 1275 square meter.
  • Average length of stay: 12.83 days.

Patients of all ages with psychiatric illnesses and developmental disabilities receive innovative treatment and compassionate care. Team members include specialists in psychiatry, neurology, medicine and pediatrics, as well as nursing, psychology, occupational therapy, recreational therapy, speech therapy, social work and special education.

Patients of Hemayat Neuropsychiatric Hospital and their families participate actively in their plan for treatment, during hospitalization and after discharge. At Hemayat Neuropsychiatric Hospital treatment is tailored to each age group.