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Patient Population

Interns receiving training on the Child Track will have the opportunity to work with a wide range of patients representing diverse training experiences. The patient population available for training experiences includes:

  • Age range from birth to elderly (i.e., caregivers); male and female patients
  • Diversity of ethnic, cultural backgrounds (e.g., African-American, Asian, Vietnamese, Hispanic, Latinx, Caucasian, French, multiethnic, etc.)
  • Diversity of religious and spiritual backgrounds (e.g., Catholic, Protestant, Jewish, Muslim, Buddhist, Unitarian, etc.)
  • Wide range of DSM and DC:0-5 disorders seen in children, adolescents, and adults
  • Maltreated infants, toddlers, children and adolescents (neglect, physical and sexual abuse cases) (T-PEP site)
  • Legally adjudicated patients and forensically-related cases (T-PEP site)