Intensive Outpatient Psychiatry (IOP)

Training in ECMC’s Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP), you’ll participate as a full team member as you care for patients struggling with addiction and comorbid psychiatric conditions.

The ECMC PHP offers intensive outpatient treatment to patients transistioning from inpatient psychiatric care to outpatient.  You’ll round with ECMC’s psychiatric team, conducting assessments, following patients and presenting on addiction topics as they relate to psychiatric comorbidity.

On this rotation, you will gain exposure to

  • Individual and group therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral Treatment
  • Dialectical Behavioral Treatment
  • Psychoeducation
  • Medication stabilization
  • Family involvement
  • Support and advocacy


2-4 patients at a minimum

Clinical Site

Length of Rotation

4 weeks