Psychiatry

Fellowship Training

The Department of Psychiatry at Indiana University School of Medicine offers four unique fellowship opportunities for individuals wanting to further their expertise in areas of psychiatry and mental health that benefit patients throughout Indiana. The department offers an Addiction Psychiatry program with its own unique published curriculum, the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship, a newly established and collaborative Consultation-Liaison program, and the Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship that provides inpatient and outpatient clinical care to seniors.

Psychiatry and Psychology Specialty Programs

Addiction Psychiatry

The Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship trains psychiatrists to diagnose and treat substance use disorders and addictions, including delivery of care within the addiction psychiatry workforce, leadership skills and development of fully integrative patient-treatment programs.

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

The Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship is the only one of its kind in Indiana and provides physicians the opportunity to receive training in the subspecialty field of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Individuals interested in this program must have at least three years of experience in an accredited Psychiatry residency program.

Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry

The Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry Fellowship creates an opportunity for trainees to explore the areas of psychiatry where they thrive while also gaining expertise in consulting patients with complex medical and surgical conditions.

Geriatric Psychiatry

The Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship helps psychiatrists gain proficiency in providing inpatient and outpatient clinical care to seniors, including specialized training in the related areas of Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, neuroimaging and aging.

Employment Terms and Benefits

Physicians who are considering a psychiatry fellowship in Indianapolis can find out more about IU School of Medicine’s Graduate Medical Education program, including details on stipends, benefits, policies and more through the Office of GME.

Office of GME