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There is a great diversity of electives offered to residents, with the selection updated annually. Below are elective opportunities that have been available to residents. Additional electives may be designed to match individual residents' specific interests.
ACT Team (Assertive Community Treatment)
Adult Developmental Disorders Clinic
Behavioral Medicine Pain Clinic
CHOP Medical-Behavioral Unit
Cognitive Remediation in Severe and Persistent Mental Illness
Community Psychiatry at Horizon House
Co-Occurring Substance Use and PTSD
Correctional Psychiatry at adult prison or juvenile justice center
Eating Disorders
Epilepsy Center Clinic
Geriatric Psychiatry Clinic
Homeless Outreach
Illness Management and Recovery Group
Inpatient Child Psychiatry
Integrated Care Clinic
Mood Disorders Comprehensive Consultation Service (CCS)
Movement Disorders
Neuromodulation Therapies (ECT, TMS, VNS, DBS & DCS)
Neuropsychiatry Clinic
Nursing Home Consultation
Palliative Care
PEACE Program (Psychosis Education, Assessment, Care, and Empowerment)
PERC Program (Penn Psychosis Evaluation and Recovery Center)
Polytrauma Clinic
Psychosocial Rehabilitation and Recovery Center
PTSD Clinic
Sleep Disorders
Snyder House VA Residential Treatment Program
Southeast Asian Program
Treatment Research Center: Substance Abuse Clinic
Transplant Service Psychiatry
CBT in Schizophrenia
DBT Skills Group
Existential Issues in Psychotherapy
Family Psychoeducation, Family Therapy
“In Treatment” Discussion Group
Penn Student Counseling and Psychological Services (C.A.P.S.)
Private practice group therapy
Time-Limited Outpatient Group Therapy in a Clinic Setting
The Nuts and Bolts of Outpatient Group Therapy
Training at the Beck Institute
Traumatic Stress: Theory and History
Trauma at the Center for Treatment of Anxiety
Addiction Community Treatment Program
Adolescent Smoking Prevention
Basic Neuropsychopharmacology
Mood Disorders
Substance Abuse Clinical Research
Cultural Psychiatry
Quality Improvement
Practical Applications in Forensic Psychiatry Seminar
Spirituality and Psychiatry
Global Psychiatry Elective 
Indian Health Service Elective
Rural Psychiatry Elective in Coastal Maine

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