Adult Psychiatry Track

Social Work Internship Program
Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Building
Rm. 223, 713 Harrison Street
Syracuse, NY 13210
Map & direction
Phone: 315 464-3185
Name: Amy Beale-Gleason
Email: bealea@upstate.edu

The following clinical experiences are offered as a part of the Adult Psychiatry training at Upstate Medical University:

Individual Psychotherapy with adults ages 18 and older:

  • Weekly individual supervision with Social Worker
  • Monthly morbidity and mortality discussions of cases
  • Grand Rounds offered weekly on Thursdays 12:30 to 2 PM

Group Psychotherapy:

  • Observe and/or participate as co-leader in Compulsive Overeating Group
  • Observe and/or participate as co-leader in Dialectical Behavior Therapy Group
  • Observe CBT group for persons with Depression or Anxiety

Dialectical Behavior Therapy Program

  • Participate in supervision and/or DBT group to learn this theory

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

  • Participate in CBT Seminar with Psychiatry Residents
  • Observe CBT group which focuses on Depression or Anxiety

Maternal Infant Care Program

  • Observe and/or accept supervision regarding patients who are pregnant or post-partum
  • Learn about medications used with this population

Eating Disorders Program

  • Individual supervision of patients with eating disorders
  • Follow patients with this disorder
  • Participate in the compulsive overeating group as observer or co-leader
  • Learn about medications used with this population
  • Learn about team treatment between PCP, Registered Dietician, and therapist.