Clinical Training Sites

Our sites throughout the Buffalo area ensure that you get experience with a wide variety of patients, conditions, treatment protocols and settings.

Oishei Children’s Hospital

This hospital is the regional center for comprehensive and state-of-the-art pediatric, neonatal, perinatal and obstetrical services in Western New York and beyond.

Oishei Children’s Hospital has achieved national recognition, with U.S. News and World Report ranking it among the top 20 pediatric hospitals in the country.

This modern pediatric acute and emergency care center provides diagnostic and treatment services to Western New York youth experiencing emotional and/or behavioral disturbances or family relationship problems. It offers a full range of medical and surgical services for children as well as comprehensive women’s health services.

It can accommodate 185 inpatients, including medical/surgical, ICU and neonatal patients, and adult maternity patients. The hospital admits nearly 28,000 patients annually and treats 123,000 patients in the emergency department or one of its 45 specialty clinics.

This modern pediatric acute and emergency care center provides diagnostic and treatment services to Western New York youth experiencing emotional and/or behavioral disturbances or family relationship problems. It offers a full range of medical and surgical services for children as well as comprehensive women’s health services.

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Comprised of children’s and adolescents’ treatment units, an intensive treatment unit and a community center offering day treatment, this site provides high-quality, comprehensive behavioral health care services to seriously emotionally disturbed youngsters.

Children admitted here have a level of disability that prevents them from functioning safely in their educational and/or living situations. In addition to using a wide range of therapy modalities with patients, the center sponsors family support services and parent effectiveness training.

ECMC Acute Adolescent Psychiatry Unit

This acute adolescent inpatient psychiatric unit within a large urban hospital accepts patients aged 12 to 17 whose full scale IQs are typically at least 65. They represent a broad range of economic, ethnic and cultural backgrounds.

Erie County Youth Detention Center

This secure facility has 64 beds for youths adjudicated as juvenile delinquents and/or juvenile offenders awaiting disposition or trial.