Loma Linda Behavioral Center

Privately nestled in the quiet, historic town of Redlands, California, Loma Linda University Behavioral Medicine Center has been providing exemplary mental health and chemical dependency care for over 20 years. An 89-bed psychiatric hospital, 5150 designated and accredited by The Joint Commission. Offers multi-level care including inpatient, partial hospitalization, intensive outpatient, and outpatient services.

Provides opportunity for residents to gain experience in general acute adult inpatient care as well as inpatient geriatric psychiatry. Exposure to a diverse patient population with emphasis on adult population from age 55 and over. Primarily PGY-1 and PGY-2 residents will rotate here and work closely with attending psychiatrist in a multi-disciplinary team. This is the main site for electroconvulsive therapy, providing residents the opportunity to gain experience in this treatment modality.

Canyon Ridge Hospital

Canyon Ridge Hospital is a full-service, 5150 designated psychiatric hospital that operates within a 15-mile radius of Riverside, Los Angeles and Orange Counties. A 106-bed acute care facility for both adolescent and adult population. Adolescent unit providing services to patients from 13 to 17 years old. Three separate adult units allowing treatment programs to vary based on level of acuity and level of functioning.

Opportunity to work in multi-disciplinary team including attending psychiatrist, psychologists, social workers, case management, nursing, internist, medical students and activities therapists. Offers residents a diverse training experience with exposure to a wide range of psychiatric illnesses, in addition to chemical dependency. Residents will gain experience in psychopharmacology, psychological testing, group therapy, supportive therapy, family therapy, and patient/family education.

San Bernardino, Fontana, Ontario and Montclair Mental Health Offices

There are a variety of outpatient clinics throughout different areas in the Kaiser Fontana region. Each clinic offers residents a unique experience specific to that catchment area. Residents will get outpatient practice experience through rotations during their PGY3-PGY4 years. Opportunity to get experience in different modalities of therapy. Specialized services are offered in different clinics including eating disorders program, dialectical behavioral therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, anger management, EMDR, among others. Services include individual, marital, family, and group psychotherapy; and crisis intervention for children, adolescents, and adults.

Department of State Hospital- Patton

The Department of State Hospitals-Patton is a forensic psychiatric hospital, with 1527 beds, located in Patton, CA, in San Bernardino County.  DSH-Patton was established in 1890 and opened in 1893.  Patton State Hospital provides treatment to forensically and civilly committed patients within a secure treatment.  Patton State Hospital is accredited by Joint Commission of Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations.