The Psychiatry Section of the Department of Biomedical and NeuroMotor Sciences is part of the University of Bologna. Clinical facilities are implemented within the Section. The clinical section comprises approximately 24 psychiatric beds, in addition to an Outpatients Unit covering the Bologna area. Residents and post docs work within this environment performing both clinical and research activities. The Section is involved in a number of international and national collaborations which produce an average of 40 papers per year published in high Impact Factor journals (H-Index of the PI = 66). The scientific activity is supported by national and international grants which total over one million Euro over the last 5 years.