Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship Curriculum

Didactic sessions cover the scope of psychobiological aspects of substance abuse and addiction, including:

  • Neurobiology of alcohol, cocaine, opioid, narcotic and nicotine addiction, detoxification, and management
  • Addiction in subpopulations such as women, adolescents, and the elderly
  • Diagnosis and management of common co-morbidities, notably hepatitis, HIV, and other infections, and co-occurring psychiatric disorders
  • Facilitation in addiction group counseling programs such as 12-Step
  • Assessment and screening methods
  • Pharmacotherapies for addiction

View the 2022-2023 Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship didactics schedule.