Physician Patient

Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine

Major Teaching Affiliates

This program has a definite strength for the diversity of clinical experiences, from learning at the County facilities to the VA and Froedtert. There are many fellowship opportunities and a very supportive environment to pursue one’s interests.


Aurora Psychiatric Hospital
Aurora Psychiatric Hospital is a full-service psychiatric hospital, providing inpatient, outpatient, residential treatment, day treatment and school programs.

Clement J. Zablocki Veterans Affairs Medical Center (VAMC)
This 505-bed hospital provides internal medicine, inpatient psychiatry, and addiction medicine training as well as outpatient neurology. The required geropsychiatry and PTSD rotations occur in the outpatient clinic here.

Columbia Hospital Psychotherapy Center (COL HPC)
Columbia St. Mary’s Hospital offers a comprehensive outpatient experience at the Center for Psychotherapies. Columbia Hospital is host to the Wisconsin Psychoanalytic Institute and the Wisconsin Psychoanalytic Foundation, through which residents can begin early admission program in anticipation of psychoanalytic training.Additionally, residents rotate in the partial hospital program and get experience with ECT.

Community Memorial Hospital (CMH)
PGY 3 residents rotate on the 16-bed inpatient psychiatry unit with MCW Psychiatry faculty, providing inpatient psychiatric care and ECT.

Froedtert Hospital (FH)
Froedtert Hospital is a major teaching hospital of the Medical College of Wisconsin and provides the clinical base for the consultation/liaison rotation on the medical and surgical services and a geropsychiatry outpatient elective. Inpatient Neurology and Emergency Medicine rotation for first-year residents also occur at Froedtert Hospital.

Milwaukee County Behavioral Health Division (MCBHD)
The Mental Health Division is one of the program’s primary training sites. It has extensive inpatient, outpatient, day hospital, emergency, and community support services. MCBHD houses the Psychiatric Crisis Service (PCS), a free-standing psychiatric emergency room.

Rogers Memorial Hospital
Rogers Memorial Hospital offers nationally recognized, specialized programs known for their effectiveness in treating children, teens and adults with OCD and anxiety disorders, eating disorders, depression and other mood disorders, post-traumatic stress disorder, as well as addiction.

16th St. Community Health Center
The 16th St. Community Health Center is a FQHC dedicated to improving “the health and well-being of Milwaukee and surrounding communities, by providing quality, patient-centered, family-based health care, health education and social services, free from linguistic, cultural and economic barriers.”