Electives for Psychiatry Residents

We offer a wide variety of electives to fit our residents’ interests or residents may design their own. All the electives listed below are located in Cleveland within easy driving distance, except Oberlin College Mental Health Clinic, which is 39 miles away from UH Cleveland Medical Center, and our New Zealand Experience, which is 8,461 miles away.

Adult Psychiatry Electives

  • Adult Eating Disorder Program
  • Mood Disorders Intensive Outpatient Program
  • Center for Marital and Sexual Health
  • Women’s Mental Health Elective
  • Intellectual Disability/Developmental Delay

Chemical Dependence

  • Rosary Hall Inpatient Detoxification
  • Intensive Outpatient and Partial Hospitalization
  • Mark Talbot Locked Rehabilitation Unit

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

  • Inpatient Child Psychiatry
  • Child Consult-Liaison/Outpatient Psychiatry
  • Applewood Center
  • Intellectual Disability/Developmental Delay

College Mental Health

  • Oberlin College Mental Health Clinic
  • Case Western Reserve University Mental Health Clinic
  • John Carroll University Mental Health Clinic
  • Cleveland State University Mental Health Clinic

Community Psychiatry

  • Signature Health/Connections
  • Centers for Families and Children
  • Murtis Taylor, including Clozapine Clinic
  • First Episode Psychosis (FIRST) Program
  • Circle Health Free Clinic
  • Recovery Resources
  • Assertive Community Treatment at Frontline
  • Visiting Nurse Association
  • Homeless Mentally Ill Outreach at Frontline
  • Public Policy Elective

Consult-Liaison Psychiatry

  • Consult-Liaison Resident Clinic
  • Psychiatry-Oncology Clinic

Forensic Psychiatry

  • Northcoast Behavioral Healthcare
  • Cleveland Justice Center and other locations

Geriatric Psychiatry

  • Outpatient Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Geriatric Psychiatry at Cleveland VA

Integrated Psychiatry

  • Anesthesia Pain Clinic at University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center
  • Sleep Medicine
  • Integrated Primary Care Clinic

International Psychiatry

  • New Zealand Experience in Outpatient Psychiatry (6 months)

Interventional Psychiatry

  • Neuropsychiatry/Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Neuropsychological Testing
  • Electroconvulsive Therapy at University Hospitals and/or Cleveland VA
  • Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation/Ketamine at Cleveland VA

Scholarly Electives

  • Ethics Elective
  • Scholarly Project
  • Research Elective
  • Journal Review Elective
  • Quality Improvement Elective

Women’s Mental Health

  • Outpatient Psychotherapy at UH Rainbow Center for Women and Children
  • Outpatient Reproductive Psychiatry at UH MacDonald Women’s Hospital (Co-Located with Obstetrics)
  • Outpatient Reproductive Psychiatry at UH Rainbow Center for Women and Children (using a Collaborative Care model)
  • Mom Power Parenting and Mental Health group