Rotations and Electives

During the four years, Psychiatry Residency residents rotate through inpatient psychiatry, community psychiatry, forensic psychiatry, emergency medicine, neurology, outpatient and partial hospitalization programs, tailored electives, and more.

Rotation Blocks

PGY 1

6 months

1 month

3 months

2 months

Inpatient Psychiatry

Emergency Medicine

Inpatient Medicine

Neurology

PGY 2

4 months

2 months

3 months

3 months

Inpatient Psychiatry

Geriatric Psychiatry

Addictions Psychiatry (50%) & Emergency Psychiatry (50%)

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

PGY 3

2 months

6 months

2 months

1 month

1 month

Consultation Liaison

Community Psychiatry

Intensive Outpatient Program & Partial Hospitalization Program

Forensic Psychiatry

Elective

12 months part-time outpatient psychiatry

PGY 4

2 months

10 months

Consultation Liaison

Electives

12 months part-time outpatient psychiatry

Electives

Many elective opportunities are available to be tailored to the individual resident’s career goals and interests. Some of the opportunities for part-time elective experiences include the following:

  • Senior Inpatient Psychiatry (Behavioral Health Pavilion)
  • Research/Advanced Psychopharmacology (Community Health Network)
  • Research/Advanced Neurology (JWM Neurology)
  • Research/Psychiatry (Community Health Network; Gallahue Mental Health Services)
  • Research/Population Psychiatry (Community Health Network)
  • Advanced Administrative Psychiatry (Community Health Network/Gallahue Mental Health Services)
  • Advanced Child and Adolescent Inpatient (Behavioral Health Pavilion; Gallahue Mental Health Services Residential Program; Gallahue Mental Health Services IOP/PHP)
  • Advanced Child and Adolescent Outpatient (Gallahue Mental Health Services)
  • Advanced Geriatric Inpatient (Behavioral Health Pavilion)
  • Advanced Geriatric Outpatient (Private practice outpatient)
  • Advanced Addiction Psychiatry (Fairbanks; Gallahue Mental Health Services)
  • Pain Management (Indiana Polyclinic)
  • Integrative Psychiatry (LifeCheck, Community Health Network)
  • Rural Psychiatry (Gallahue Mental Health Services)
  • Telepsychiatry (Crisis Intervention Unit)
  • Palliative Care (Life’s Journey, Community Health Network)
  • Sleep Disorders and Testing (Sleep Wake Centers, Community Health Network)