Psychiatry Residency Electives

Starting in the second post-graduate year of the Psychiatry Residency Program, you will have the opportunity to start focusing your training by selecting appropriate electives and/or participating in special programs in psychoanalytic psychotherapy or primary care.

Areas of concentration available as electives include: 

Addiction Psychiatry

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Community Psychiatry

Education and Teaching

Forensic Psychiatry

Geriatric Psychiatry

Psychosomatic Psychiatry


Reading Elective at UTSW-NC5 or VA Medical Center

Readings and Research of Philosophy in Psychiatry


Sleep Medicine


University Mental Health

Women’s Mental Health