Core and elective rotations

The Douglas Institute offers its residents the opportunity to acquire a developmental perspective of the individual, from infancy through childhood, adolescence, adulthood and into old age.

Elective rotations at the Douglas offer unique subspecialty options.

Core rotations:

  • Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Child Psychiatry
  • Continuing Care
  • Inpatient

Elective rotations:

  • Attention Deficit Disorders
  • Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Child Psychiatry
  • Continuing Care
  • Eating Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • ECT
  • Emergency Psychiatry
  • Crisis Intervention
  • First Episode Psychosis
  • Psychiatry Intensive Care Unit
  • Group Therapy
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Psychiatry Research : Adult and Child

The Douglas Institute invites interested residents to communicate with the Director of Academic Affairs to plan rotations that correspond to their interests, skills and plans for the future.


Joanne Joly, M.D., FRCPC
Director of Academic Affairs
Tel.: 514-761-6131, ext. 2768
Fax: 514-888-4057

Annie-Melissa Paquette-Quintal