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Creedmoor Psychiatric Center
Education and/or Training Programs

Creedmoor is a training site for the following professional disciplines:

Psychiatry: The Creedmoor Psychiatric Center Residency Education and Training Program in Psychiatry, is a component of the Department of Medical Education at Creedmoor Psychiatric Center. The Program was established in 1941 and has education and training affiliations with New York City Children’s Center‚ the Columbia University Medical Center/New York Presbyterian Hospital, the Columbia University Department of Psychiatry‚ the Jewish Board of Family and Children’s Services’ Pride of Judea Mental Health Center‚ Saint John’s Episcopal Hospital‚ the Creedmoor Addiction Treatment Center, and Queens Hospital Center. This Residency program is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education and applications to this program are accepted through the Electronic Residency Application System.

Since 1991, Creedmoor has been a site for the five week Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons Second and Third Year Medical Student Clerkship in Psychiatry. The Creedmoor Psychiatric Center Continuing Medical Education Program is another component of the Creedmoor Department of Medical Education. The CME Program is accredited by the Medical Society of the State of New York in cooperation with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education. The Department of Medical Education/Residency Program/CME Program can be contacted at: Telephone (718) 264-5030, Fax (718) 264-5027.

For more information about the Creedmoor Psychiatry Residency Program, please click on the link below:

Nursing: Nursing: Registered Nurse Training site for clinical rotation of undergraduate Baccalaureate nursing students.


Social Work: Master of Social Work (MSW)‚ Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) Internships. Creedmoor is an approved training site for all accredited Schools of Social Work.

Pharmacy: Creedmoor Pharmacy is an approved training site of Saint John’s University College of Pharmacy Institutional Externship Program for 4th year Pharm. D. Pharmacy students.


Occupational Therapy: Creedmoor is an approved training site for several accredited Occupational Therapy programs.

Recreation Therapy: Creedmoor is the site of accredited Art and Music Therapy internships.

Rehabilitation Counseling: Creedmoor is a site for an accredited Rehabilitation Counseling internship program.

Comments or questions about the information on this page can be directed to the Office of Mental Health Creedmoor Psychiatric Center.