Glad to announce the 4th edition of Substance Abuse Counselling and Treatment Process, a short course which started in 2017. It is a blend of theoretical knowledge and procedural skills acquisition over a six-week duration in the field of substance abuse intervention. The course structure for the upcoming edition is:

  • Online collaborative learning: three (3) weeks: August 12th to 30th,  2019
  • Classroom Lectures: one (1) week September: 2nd to 6th,  2019
  • Clinical Rotations: Batch 1 Two (2) weeks: September 9th  to 20th, 2019
  • Clinical Rotations: Batch 2 Two (2) weeks: September 23rd to October 4th 2019
  • Clinical Rotations: Batch 3 Two (2) weeks: October 29th to November 8th, 2019
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The Management of Neuropsychiatric Hospital, Aro, Abeokuta under the able leadership of Dr. T. O. Adebowale has procure a brand new 500KVA Perkins generator as part of its mission to provide excellent clinical service delivery, training and research in a conducive environment with community participation and international collaboration.

The new generator which is part of 2018 capital projects budget of the Hospital approved by the Federal Government of Nigeria under the leadership of President Muhammed Buhari has been delivered by the contractor handling the project to generator house at Electrical Maintenance department of the Hospital and since been installed.

It was celebration galore at the meeting of the Provost and Medical Director, Dr. Timothy O. Adebowale with members of staff the first in the series for year 2019.

The meeting held on Wednesday 16th January, 2019 at the Ultra Modern Cafeteria of the Hospital by 1.00pm started with opening prayer. 

With the prayer said and done, master of ceremonies at the event and also the Public Relations Officer of the Institution, Mr. Joseph O. Abiola, Ajibola introduced the Top Management Team to the high table comprising, Dr. Timothy O. Adebowale (Provost and Medical Director) Dr. Gbolagade, Amoo (Head, Clinical Services) Dr. Peter, O. Onifade (Head, Research and Training) Mr. Richard, K. Fadiran (Head of Administration and Secretary to the Management Board of the Hospital) Mrs. R. A. Adelanwa (Head of Nursing, Clinical).  The Head of Servicom and Quality Improvement Services and Chairman Provost and Medical Director’s Staff Merit award for year 2018, Dr. A. A. Agboola and Dr. (Mrs.) O. A. Amoo (Director of Pharmacy) and Chairman, Provost and Medical Director’s Neatest Ward Award Committee were also invited to join the team on the high table.

 The Provost and Medical Director, Dr. Timothy O. Adebowale, Top Management Committee, and the entire members of staff of the Hospital hosted the 2018 edition of Nine Lessons and Carols in grand style.

The event which took place on Thursday 20th December, 2018 at the Ultra Modern Cafeteria of the Hospital at Aro, by 4pm in the evening started on a sonorous note with organ voluntary and introit:  Let there be peace on earth by the popular guest choir in attendance, Egba Musical Society.

Thereafter, the chairman of the committee that planned the 2018 edition of Nine Lessons and Carols, who also is the Hospital’s chaplain, Pastor Anthony O. Ogbebor led the congregants at the service in opening prayers and supplication for the clients of the Hospital, Neuropsychiatric Hospital, Aro, and Nigeria as a whole.

With the prayers and supplication over, the host choir, Mount Zion chapel choristers in the Hospital led the congregation in high praises with deep worship and thanksgiving to God, spiced up with melodious instruments from the instrumentalists at the occasion.

It was a tradition established by the founding fathers of this Hospital and past Provost and Medical Directors have sustained the tradition.

The tradition is symbolic and an opportunity for the Provost and Medical Director to have a warm rapport with the in-patients of the Hospital on Christmas day.

Dr. Timothy O. Adebowale, the Provost and Medical Director of this Hospital and the top management staff as part of annual tradition of interacting with the inpatients did the same on Tuesday 25th December, 2018.

The newly constituted Management Board of Neuro Psychiatric Hospital, Aro, Abeokuta by the Federal Government of Nigeria, held its maiden meeting on Wednesday 28th March, 2018 at Neuro Psychiatric Hospital, Aro, Abeokuta.

The inaugural board meeting which had series of events lined up by the hospital to welcome the chairman and other board members started with an all-important meeting  with the top management staff/principal officers of the hospital and Unions/Associations within the hospital.