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Child & Adolescent Psych Fellowship: Curriculum

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First Year

  • 6 blocks: Inpatient Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Shoal Creek Hospital
  • 6 blocks: Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry at Dell Children’s Medical Center
  • 1 block: Child Neurology at Specially for Children Clinic
  • 13 blocks: ½ day Outpatient CAP at Texas Child Study Center

Second Year

  • 13 blocks: 2½ days per week Outpatient CAP at Texas Child Study Center
  • 2 blocks: One ½ day per block School Consultation/Observation
  • 2 blocks: Four ½ days per block Forensics at Gardner-Betts Juvenile Justice Center
  • 2 blocks: Four ½ days per block Scholarly Activity
  • 7 blocks: Four ½ days per block Elective
  • 4 sessions: Community Psychiatry at Community Partnership for Children

Class Curriculum for CAP

CAP Year 1

  • Assessment: Crisis Intervention and Emergency Psychiatry
  • Assessment: Interviewing Children and Adolescents
  • SBP: Educational System
  • Evidence Based Medicine
  • Professional Identity: History of CAP

CAP Year 2

  • Assessment: Psychological Testing
  • Professional Identity: Practice Practicals and QI
  • Advanced Psychopharmacology
  • Cultural Competence
  • Professional Identity: Teaching
  • Forensic Psychiatry

CAP 1 and CAP 2 Combined in Two Year Rotating Curriculum

  • SBP A: JJ/CW Systems
  • SBP B: Pub Ment Health Syst, Health Care Policy, Advocacy
  • Development A/B
  • Psychosomatics A/B
  • Psychopathology/Psychopharmacology A
  • Psychopathology/Psychopharmacology B

CAP 1 and CAP 2 Combined Every Year and Conferences

  • Pediatric Neurology
  • Psychotherapies
  • CAP Psychotherapy Case Conference
  • Ethics
  • CAP Inpatient Case Conference
  • Grand Rounds
  • CAP Outpatient Case Conference
  • Morbidity and Mortality Conference
  • CAP Journal Club
  • DMS GME Medical Rounds

CAP 1 and CAP 2 Combined Every other Year

  • Neurosciences
  • Research Methods