Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Training Programs
There are several different training pathways to a career in child and adolescent psychiatry, each of which offers a unique training experience based on your interests:
- Traditional Training Programs
Residents complete five total years of training: three years of general psychiatry residency training (including internship), plus two years of child and adolescent psychiatry specialty training.
- Integrated Training Programs
Residents complete five years of training in general psychiatry and child and adolescent psychiatry at the same time.
- Triple Board Programs
Residents complete five years of training that combines pediatrics, general psychiatry, and child and adolescent psychiatry training in a single integrated experience.
- Post Pediatric Portal Program (PPPP)
Pediatricians become board-certified in general psychiatry and child and adolescent psychiatry after completing a three-year training experience.
National Residency Match Program (NRMP)
Residents register their match lists here.
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN)
Check here for information on board examination dates, competency requirements, and subspecialty information in psychiatry and neurology.
Fellowships and Residency Interactive Database (FREIDA)
Search the FREIDA database to get up to date information on training programs.