Appointment Line: (615) 936-3555
The Department of Psychiatry provides inpatient and outpatient services to children, adolescents, and adults with mental illnesses. The major site for inpatient services is the Vanderbilt Psychiatric Hospital (VPH).
Our faculty is also engaged in patient care and the teaching of students and resident physicians at the Nashville VA Medical Center.
Adult Psychiatry - Faculty in the Division of Adult Psychiatry integrate training, treatment, and research in all of the psychiatric disorders affecting adults. Clinical teaching within research-driven services allows constant practice updates with evidence from the cutting-edge.
Addiction Psychiatry - The Division of Addiction Psychiatry integrates research, teaching and clinical care in the broad area of addiction psychiatry.
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry - The Division of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry provides clinical services for children and adolescents with neuropsychiatric disturbances and trains medical students, residents, and fellows in child and adolescent psychiatry.
Forensic Services - Forensic psychiatry is a subspecialty of psychiatry that applies psychiatric expertise to legal issues.