TRAINING AND WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT:

OPEN POSITIONS

We take pride in training the next generation in maternal and child mental health issues.

The University of Washington Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences will offer a 12-month fellowship providing psychiatrists with advanced training in Women’s Mental Health, with an emphasis on perinatal psychiatry. The fellowship will take advantage of the department’s strengths in collaborative care, consultation, and perinatal mental health and will offer: 

Core Clinical Rotations: 

  • Perinatal Psychiatry specialty clinic 

  • Consultation to high-risk Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Primary Care Clinics 

  • Experience as a psychiatric consultant within perinatal collaborative care

  • Training in advanced psychopharmacology and evidence-based psychotherapies during preconception, pregnancy, and the postpartum period 

  • Perinatal addictions 

  • Telephone consultation with our statewide Partnership Access Line (PAL) for Moms service for health care providers 

  • Experience in our VA women’s mental health and trauma clinics, including assessment, medication treatment, and evidence-based psychotherapy for PTSD

Didactics: 

  • Women's Mental Health 

  • Shared Integrated Care didactics with Integrated Care, Addiction, and Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry Fellows 

 

Projects: 

  • Education, quality improvement or research  ​​

Apply for the 2021-2022 fellowship

The University of Washington Department of Psychiatry

 

WHO CAN APPLY

  • Psychiatrists

  • Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners

REQUIREMENTS

  • CV

  • Personal statement explaining your interest in women's mental health

  • Three recommendation letters

PROCESS

Please send the above application materials to Dr. Deb Cowley at mcmh@uw.edu. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Start date is July 1, 2021.

QUESTIONS?

Contact Dr. Deb Cowley at mcmh@uw.edu.

Women's Mental Health Fellowship - Apply Now!