Ghana Psychiatric Hospital Suspends admission of patients – Akwasi Osei, Psychiatrist, blames government

STARR FM Psychiatric Hospital suspends admission over GHc4.1m debt Aug 03, 2016 The Accra Psychiatric Hospital has suspended admission of patients into the facility over a GHc4.1 million debt. The decision was taken following several failed attempts by management of the facility to get government to meet its budgetary obligation for more than three years. […]

Akwasi Osei, Ghana’s Chief Psychiatrist, wants mental health screening done on President and all public officials

Ghana Web April 23 2015 The chief psychiatrist of the Ghana Health Service has suggested to President John Mahama to undergo psychological checkup due to the stress he is going through as a result of the energy crisis among other issues. According to Dr. Akwasi Osei, his suggestion does not mean Mahama has a mental […]

Psychiatrist: Homosexuality is a disorder – requires treatment

Modern Ghana Chief Psychiatrist ready to ‘heal’ gays March 14, 2013 Dr. Akwasi Osei, Ghana’s chief psychiatrist has described homosexuals as persons suffering from ‘a psychological illness requiring treatment’. This statement was contained in his article featured in the Daily Graphic titled ‘why the scientific community is wrong on homosexuality.’ The article catalogs arguments of […]