Education has been a core component of our mission for nearly 200 years, and we have a variety of nationally-renowned psychiatry residency programs and psychology fellowship programs.
As one of the top psychiatric hospitals in the nation, a research powerhouse, and the home to some of the most highly-specialized units and programs, Sheppard Pratt is the perfect place to continue your education in the rewarding fields of psychiatry and psychology. Through our psychiatry residency programs and psychology fellowships, our residents and postdoctoral fellows have the opportunity to learn from some of the brightest minds in psychiatry, to subspecialize in a wide variety of fields, to complete groundbreaking research, and to work hands-on with a diverse patient population.
The University of Maryland/Sheppard Pratt Psychiatry Residency Program trains residents to be exceptional psychiatrists, and has been at the forefront of psychiatry residency education and training for more than 60 years.
Sheppard Pratt and the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene are partners for University of Maryland’s two-year Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship Program.
Sheppard Pratt offers a psychology postdoctoral program in trauma disorders. It is an intensive, one-year training program in the evaluation and treatment of patients.
The Administrative Fellowship at Sheppard Pratt is a one-year training program for healthcare management and administration graduates.