The Ohio State Department of Psychology and Behavioral Health offers a dynamic general psychiatry residency program that emphasizes the connection between mental and physical health.

Launch your medical career within a department that boasts:

  • Consistently high passage rates on the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) exam
  • Ample opportunities to develop as an educator with approximately 200 students in each College of Medicine class
  • An interdisciplinary education that provides regular interaction with other medical center specialists and daily opportunities to work with social work and psychology trainees as well as those studying to become a physician’s assistant or nurse practitioner
  • Opportunities to present at national meetings, including those of the American Psychiatric Association, Association of American Medical Colleges, American Neuropsychiatric Association and Academy of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry
  • Authorship in peer-reviewed psychiatric journals
  • Co- and sub-investigator status on clinical trials
  • A commitment to community engagement, advocacy and volunteer service
  • Available incentive opportunities
  • Subsequent acceptance at fellowship programs nationwide in the areas of addiction, child and adolescent, forensic and consultation-liaison psychiatry

Our residency program is approved for 56 residents and is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).

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