Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

Didactics

Our comprehensive program of Wednesday afternoon didactics spans all four years. Our small group seminar format requires that residents complete all reading assignments and actively participate in each seminar. During seminar attendance residents’ clinical responsibilities are covered by the faculty.

PGY-I and PGY-II Courses

  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Basic Psychodynamic Principles
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Consultation Liaison Psychiatry
  • Cultural Psychiatry
  • Development throughout the Lifecycle
  • Emergency Psychiatry
  • Intern Support Group
  • Introduction to Forensic Psychiatry
  • Introduction to Psychopharmacology
  • Neuropsychiatry
  • Psychiatric Disorders
  • Residents as Teachers

PGY-III and PGY-IV Courses

  • Advanced Forensic Psychiatry
  • Balint Group
  • Boundaries
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Group Supervision
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Continuous Case Conference
  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy
  • History of Psychiatry
  • Hypnosis
  • Introduction to Research in Psychiatry
  • Psychotherapy in Eating Disorders
  • Family and Couple’s Therapy
  • Fundamental Skills in Psychotherapy
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Psychological Testing
  • Psychopharmacology Group Supervision
  • Severe Personality Disorders