Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship

Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship

MSC 09 5030
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Phone: 505-272-6203

Rotation Sites

University Psychiatric Center


The UNM Psychiatric Center is the centerpiece around which clinical activities are organized. It typifies the community mental health center model and offers a rich diversity of patients. The hospital division consists of 47 beds: two general acute adult units and a 15 bed geriatric unit. There are also, a 24-hour psychiatric emergency service, a full range of adult outpatient services, an ambulatory substance abuse program, a rape crisis clinic, and a children's outpatient program. The Department conducts psychiatric consultation and liaison activities in the University of New Mexico Hospital, an acute general hospital of 384 beds.

Addiction and Substance Abuse Programs (ASAP)


ASAP specializes in providing diverse proven substance abuse and mental health treatment, including specialized services for women. ASAP provides services to adults and adolescents with a primary substance abuse diagnosis and/or individuals who have a substance abuse disorder along with other mental health issues.

Raymond G. Murphy VA Medical Center


The New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System (NMVACHCS), which is an Affiliate of the University of New Mexico School of Medicine, includes 24 psychiatric beds which support an acute general psychiatry program, a transitional program, a specialized post traumatic stress disorders program, a substance use disorders program, an outstanding psychiatric consultation service and a variety of additional outpatient clinical settings. The VAMC provides residents the opportunity to work with outstanding Department of Psychiatry VA-Based Faculty caring for veterans in a broad array of clinical settings.

Children's Psychiatric Hospital


The Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry operates a model 53 bed, cottage-style Children's Psychiatric Hospital, an adolescent inpatient unit, a psychiatric consultation service in the Department of Pediatrics, and the outpatient Programs for Children. The local Child Guidance Clinic also is affiliated with the Division. The programs of the Child and Adolescent Division provide residents with the opportunity to treat children of all ages and with a diversity of psychiatric and social problems.

Truman Street Health Services


Not pictured: Center on Alcoholism, Substance Abuse and Addictions  (CASAA)