Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship

MSC09 5030
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Phone: 505-272-6203


A formal seminar program, developed by the multidisciplinary faculty, is conducted two half days weekly during the first year and one half day weekly during the second fellowship year. Fellows are released from clinical responsibilities during seminars. A current schedule of seminars is included in the application materials.

Seminar coverage specifically includes:

  • Normal Development
  • Developmental Psychopathology
  • Interviewing
  • Case Formulation
  • Psychological Testing
  • Pediatric Neuropsychological Assessment
  • Emergency Child/Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Assessment, Diagnosis, Formulation, and Presentation (including Boards preparation)
  • Early Child, Play Therapy, Pervasive Developmental Disorder
  • Attachment, Dyadic Play
  • Behavioral Therapy
  • Supportive Therapy
  • Group Therapy
  • Crisis, Brief, & Family Therapy
  • Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy
  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy
  • Ethics, Law & Critical Reasoning
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Neuropsychiatry
  • Pediatric Consultation/Liaison
  • Forensic Child/Adolescent Psychiatry
  • School-Based Child/Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Infant Assessment
  • Substance Abuse (including Motivational Interviewing)
  • Rural & Community Child/Adolescent Psychiatry & Systems of Care
  • Multicultural Issues in Mental Health
  • Practice Management/Administrative Psychiatry
  • Departmental Conference Series (Grand Rounds)
  • Journal Club (includes Research Methodology)
  • Multidisciplinary Case Conferences