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Curriculum

Fellows have 3-4 individual education sessions each week, during which they focus on the following curricular modules throughout the year:

  1. Integrated Care for Underserved and Marginalized Populations: Primary Care Psychiatry in the Context of Historical and Ongoing Racism and Structural Oppression
  2. The Primary Care-Based Psychiatric Interview and the Mental Status Exam
  3. Suicide and Violence Risk Assessment
  4. Psychotherapy in Primary Care: CBT and Brief Supportive Therapy
  5. Side Effects of Psychotropics and Metabolic Syndrome
  6. Mood Disorders: Major Depressive Disorder
  7. Mood Disorders: Treatment-Resistant Depression
  8. Mood Disorders: Bipolar Disorders
  9. Anxiety Disorders: Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  10. Anxiety Disorders: Social Anxiety and Specific Phobias 
  11. Trauma-Informed Care
  12. Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Other Trauma- and Stressor-Related Disorders
  13. Substance Use Disorders: Opioid Use Disorder and Stimulant Use Disorder
  14. Substance Use Disorders: Alcohol Use Disorder and Tobacco Use Disorder
  15. Psychotic Disorders: Schizophrenia Spectrum Disorders 
  16. Psychotic Disorders: Brief Psychosis and First-Break Psychosis
  17. Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders
  18. Geriatric Psychiatry
  19. Dementia and Neurocognitive Disorders
  20. Perinatal Psychiatry
  21. Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
  22. Intellectual and Learning Disorders
  23. Autism Spectrum Disorder and Disruptive Disorders in Pediatric Patients
  24. Mood and Anxiety Disorders in Pediatric and Adolescent Patients
  25. Feeding and Eating Disorders
  26. Personality Disorders
  27. Somatic Symptom Disorders and Functional Disorders
  28. Chronic Pain and Pain Psychiatry
  29. Psychological Factors Affecting Medical Illness
  30. LGBTQI+ Psychiatry
  31. Practicing Culturally and Linguistically Humble Psychiatric Care
  32. Cultural Psychiatry and the Recovery Care Model