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Director, MGH/McLean Adult Psychiatry Residency Training: Felicia Smith, MD
Director, MGH/McLean Child Psychiatry Residency Training: David Rubin, MD

McLean Hospital, the largest psychiatric teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School, offers a fully accredited residency program in both adult and child psychiatry, in conjunction with Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH). McLean also offers full-time, pre-doctoral psychology internships fully accredited by the American Psychological Association, active training programs in social work, nursing and rehabilitation services, as well as extensive postdoctoral and fellowship-level programs in basic research science.


Massachusetts General Hospital/McLean Hospital Psychiatry Residency Training Program

The Massachusetts General Hospital/McLean Hospital Psychiatry Residency Training Program offers concentration areas in both adult and child psychiatry. Both the adult and child and adolescent programs have been designed to offer residents a well-balanced clinical experience, a broad range of exposure to individuals within MGH and McLean Hospital for diagnostic assessment, treatment and prevention of psychopathology, a formal curriculum covering the major areas of psychiatry, supervision in outpatient, inpatient, acute residential and partial hospital settings and consultation experiences in the context of a graduated learning experience. Residents develop growing competence in clinical service, consultation, teaching, research and administration.

All residents in the MGH/McLean Hospital Psychiatry Residency Training Program hold joint appointments at MGH, McLean and at Harvard Medical School.

A wide variety of clinical clerkships, closely supervised by seasoned professionals, is also available for medical students. Administered through Harvard Medical School, these opportunities are open by application to students from all medical schools. Please contact the Harvard Medical School Registrar for more details.

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McLean Hospital/Harvard Medical School Pre-Doctoral Internship Training Program in Clinical Psychology

Director, McLean/Harvard Pre-Doctoral Psychology Internship Program: Philip Levendusky, PhD,
Co-Director, McLean/Harvard Pre-Doctoral Psychology Internship: Thröstur Björgvinsson, PhD

The McLean Hospital/Harvard Medical School Internship Training Program is a full-time, pre-doctoral psychology internship fully accredited by the American Psychological Association. The program is available to eligible third-and fourth-year graduate students enrolled in APA-approved doctoral programs in clinical or counseling psychology. All interns receive appointments at Harvard Medical School as clinical fellows in the Department of Psychiatry.

The McLean Hospital/Harvard Medical School internship is committed to providing its trainees with the highest quality clinical, research and supervisory experiences that will help prepare them for challenging careers in psychology. The program was the recipient of the 2006 APPIC award for excellence in internship training.


McLean Hospital offers a number of nationally competitive fellowships that are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education. For additional information on fellowship opportunities, please visit

About McLean Hospital

U.S. News & World Report named McLean America's #1 Hospital for Psychiatry in 2013 . McLean Hospital is the largest psychiatric facility of Harvard Medical School, an affiliate of the Massachusetts General Hospital and a member of Partners HealthCare. For more information about McLean visit us on McLeanHospital or follow the hospital on Twitter@McLeanHospital.

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