Education and Training
The Education and Training Program includes: an accredited one-year Forensic Psychiatry Fellowship; medical student, physician resident, and fellow electives in forensic psychiatry evaluations and treatment, sexual behaviors evaluations and treatment, and research; general psychiatry medication management clinic elective; social worker forensic field placement; criminal justice undergraduate internship elective; Continuing Education credit events for mental health care and law enforcement professions.
Examples of specific programs include:
- Forensic Psychiatry Fellowship Program: There are two fellow positions with a recently added and piloted Child & Adolescent Forensic Psychiatry track. This track also expanded forensic opportunities for residents in the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Residency program.
- Forensic and SBCL clinical and research electives for medical students, residents and fellows.
- University of South Carolina College of Social Work social worker field placement site for second year graduate students.
- An undergraduate criminal justice internship elective being piloted.