PGY-2, 3, and 4 residents have the opportunity to pursue advanced clinical and/or research electives in Mount Sinai's areas of expertise and Centers of Excellence, some of which include the following:

  • Community and Public Psychiatry
    • Administration
    • Assertive Community Treatment (ACT)
    • Cognitive Rehabilitation
    • Continuing Day Treatment Program
  • Consultation Liaison Psychiatry, including the following specialized programs:
    • Multiple Sclerosis, HIV (Jack Martin Fund Clinic), Transplant, Movement Disorders
  • Neuropsychiatry
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Psychotherapy
    • Psychoanalytic training – possibility to begin during residency
    • Psychoanalytic Evaluation
    • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) in the Borderline Personality Clinic
    • Electives: psychodynamic, CBT, DBT, IPT, family/couples, group, exposure
  • Schizophrenia Treatment and Research Program
  • Substance Abuse
  • Suicide and Harm Reduction
  • Traumatic Stress Studies Division
    • PTSD, Holocaust survivors, veterans, & children of violence
    • Innovative psychotherapeutic paradigms, including virtual reality


Contact Us

Tel: 212-659-8734

Icahn School of Medicine
Department of Psychiatry
Box 1230
One Gustave L. Levy Place
New York, NY 10029