Adult Psychiatry Unit (APU)
The Adult Psychiatry Unit (APU) has the main responsibility for teaching and research within adult psychiatry, and is the largest unit under the Division of Mental Health and Addiction.
APU covers research and teaching in the areas of anxiety, depression, personality disorders, eating disorders, trauma-related mental conditions, substance abuse, suicide problems, psychoses, psychiatric epidemiology, psychosomatic medicine, global mental health, psychotherapy, psychopharmacology, transcultural psychiatry and forensic psychiatry.
APU collaborates with the Department of Mental Health and Addiction at Oslo University Hospital on clinical research.
The unit also collaborates with several foreign reputable universities.