Introductory Summer Seminar Series including:

Psychological assessment of children and adolescents psychosocial and        neuropsychological testing)

Intro to child and adolescent forensics

Transcultural issues

Suicide risk

Homicide/violence risk

Introduction to public school law

Introduction to public school administrative issues

Community resources

  • Diagnostic Interviewing
  • Introduction to Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology
  • Basic Research Principles Medical Center wide seminar

September-May Seminars

  • Cognitive – Behavioral Therapy
  • Family Theory and Therapy
  • Normal Development
  • Psychopathology
  • Treatment Modalities
  • Current and Classical Readings in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry


  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds (Monthly)
  • Journal Club (Monthly)
  • Multidisciplinary Case Conference (Weekly)
  • Psychopharmacology Case Conference (Monthly)

The UAB Residency in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry is a participant in the Southeast Consortium of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Training Program.  Participants attend an annual Institute on a Child and Adolescent Psychiatry topic and a Mock Board exercise.  The site is rotate among member programs.