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Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine

Courses and Seminars

Excellent ‘protected time’ that facilitates learning and collegial bonding.

Didactic Curriculum

Wednesday mornings are reserved for didactic seminars with unique curriculum in each PGY year.

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PGY 1
  • Addiction Journal Club & Case Conference
  • Cognitive Neuroscience 1
  • Community Psychiatry – legal aspects of PCS
  • Emergency Psychiatry PGY1 Course
  • Geropsychiatry Crash Course
  • Interviewing Workshop
  • Introduction to Psychotherapy
  • Neurodevelopmental Disorders
  • Psychopathology Seminar Series
  • Psychopharmacology Seminar Series
  • Resident Experiential Support Group
  • Teaching to Teach
PGY 2

Wednesday Morning Didactics

  • Advanced Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
  • Advanced Psychopharmacology
  • Child Psychiatry PGY 2 Seminar
  • Critical Appraisal/Journal Club
  • Emergency Psychiatry (PCS Crash Course)
  • Geropsychiatry Lecture Series
  • History of Psychodynamic Theory
  • Introduction to Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Neurodevelopmental Disorders
  • Neuropsychological Testing
  • Psychosomatic Medicine
  • Quality Improvement
  • Trauma/PTSD Lecture Series

Columbia Center for Psychotherapies Seminars (4 hours throughout the week)

  • Beginning Psychotherapy
  • Brief Psychotherapy
  • Child and Adolescent Development
  • Clinical Hypnosis
  • Couples Therapy
  • Ethics
  • Family Therapy
  • Intake Case Conference
  • Introduction to Psychodynamic Theory
  • Introduction to Psychotherapy – Formulation
  • Listening to the Patient
  • Mindfulness-Based CBT
  • Object Relations, Borderline, and Narcissistic Disorders
  • Resident Clinical Video Case Conference
  • Resident Mindfulness Group
  • Sexual Trauma
  • Termination
PGY 3
  • Addiction, including Suboxone training
  • Advanced Psychopharmacology
  • Advanced Psychosomatics
  • Advanced Psychotherapy
  • Advanced Emergency Psychiatry
  • Child Psychiatry – PGY 3 seminar
  • Cognitive Neuroscience 2
  • Emergency Psychiatry – PCS Lectures
  • E-Professionalism
  • Forensic Psychiatry
  • Group Therapy
  • Multidisciplinary Psychodynamic Health Case Consultation
  • Neurodevelopmental & Psychiatric Disorders
  • Neurology
  • Transition to Practice
  • Residents as Educators
PGY 4
  • Advanced Psychotherapy
  • American Psychiatric Association (APA) Performance Improvement Self Study
  • Board Review Course
  • History of Psychiatry
  • Leadership/Supervision
  • Multidisciplinary Psychodynamic Health Case Consultation
  • Neurology
All Residents
  • Advanced Psychopharmacology Case Conference & Journal Club
  • Cultural Psychiatry – 2-year curriculum
  • Departmental Grand Rounds
  • PRITE Review
  • Suicide Symposium
  • Transition to Practice – CV writing, financial seminars