Education & Training

Education and Training faculty


Educational excellence, medical and scientific rigor, and multi-disciplinary and cross-institutional training are highlights of the training programs offered at the Division of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry at the Columbia University Medical Center. 

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Residency Training Program

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Residents with patient

The Residency Training Program offers exceptional academic, clinical, and research opportunities in child and adolescent psychiatry at three world-renowned New York medical institutions.

Clinical Psychology Training

Clinical psychology offers numerous externship, predoctoral internship, and postdoctoral fellowship opportunities, with training and mentorship within a variety of clinical settings. 

Social Work Training

Social workers in the Division of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Social work trainees are active members of multidisciplinary teams on units and in clinics providing services to children, adolescents, and families.  

T32 Research Fellowship

T32 Research Fellow in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry with mentor

Postdoctoral training fellowship positions are available to child psychiatrists, psychiatrists, neuroscientists, and psychologists to conduct translational research in childhood psychiatric disorders.


Congratulations to Ashvin Sood who was selected as a Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry (GAP) fellow for the 2021-2022 year.


Applications for 2021–2022 NewYork-Presbyterian Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Residency Training Program, jointly sponsored by the Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons at Columbia University and Weill Cornell Medical College, has opened on the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS)* site. 

Applications are also being accepted for the NIMH T32 Postdoctoral Fellowship for Translational Research in Child Psychiatric Disorders.