We are a world leader in research with a deep and distinguished record of achievement spanning more than half a century. Our world-class psychiatrists, psychologists, and neuroscientists are dedicated to the discovery of better treatments, prevention strategies, and cures for neuropsychiatric disorders. Operating in one of the premier biomedical research institutions in the world, our research faculty members are conducting state of the art basic, clinical, and translational research aimed at improving the care of people with mental illness.
We provide compassionate and effective mental health care for adults, adolescents, and children at treatment centers and community-based programs across San Francisco, Oakland, and Northern California. Our experts are dedicated to providing outstanding care for all ages and social groups, and we can help you.
Our department is nationally recognized for its many outstanding educational programs in medical school, residency programs and clinical fellowships, research fellowships, and continuing medical education. At UCSF, trainees have the opportunity to engage in transformational research and clinical learning opportunities to prepare them for impactful careers in a wide array of specialities and fields of interest.