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Department of Psychiatry

Department of Psychology
 

Forensic Psychiatry Fellowship

Clinical Sites


The University of Colorado Forensic Fellowship Training Program prepares residents to become forensic specialists with experiences in criminal assessments, civil litigation, correctional care, and administrative psychiatry.

Residents may travel to various locations to conduct evaluations, including competency to proceed and sanity assessments. Some evaluations are completed on an outpatient basis at primary office sites at Denver Health.

Training occurs within the following settings.

University of Colorado Hosptial University of Colorado Hospital (UCH)

This is the primary administrative site for the Forensic Fellowship Training Program.

Programs include evaluation and treatment center for foreign survivors of torture.

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Colorado Department of Corrections (DOC)

Fellows will obtain experience in Correctional Psychiatry at various correctional facilities throughout Colorado and provide services through a telepsychiatry clinic to remote DOC sites.

Colordao Mental Health Institute at Pueblo 

Colorado Mental Health Institute at Pueblo (CMHIP)

ITP and NGRI patients are hospitalized at CMHIP’s Institute for Forensic Psychiatry. This location oversees competency and sanity evaluations. While most evaluations are completed in Denver area jails, several trips a year to Pueblo allow Fellows to evaluate “high profile” cases.

Denver Health Medical Center Denver Health Medical Center (DHMC)
This is the primary clinical site for the Forensic Training Program. Fellows' and Directors' offices are located here, as well as the Denver County Correctional and Forensic programs. City and County court assessments and clinical work in the Denver County Jails are administered through the main forensic clinic at this site. All didactics occur at DHMC.