Training Sites


St. Joseph’s Behavior Health Center (SJBH)

Located in Stockton, CA, this is the main site for both inpatient and outpatient services for a range of mental health disorders. It is a licensed, not-for-profit facility, providing comprehensive behavioral health services in Stockton. The inpatient center has 35-adult beds for crisis stabilization, medication monitoring and stabilization and medical detox. There are several outpatient psychiatric therapeutic services offered at the Behavior Health Center which include: Partial Hospitalization Programs, Intensive Outpatient Programs focusing on Adult Chemical Recovery, Dual Diagnosis, Adolescent Psychiatric and Chemical Recovery. The center also has an ongoing Therapy Groups such as Dialectic Behavior Therapy (DBT) Skills Process Group, Adolescent Social Skills Group and Aftercare Group. Behavior Health Center has board certified psychiatrists, doctors, and licensed professionals who are committed to providing compassionate, quality care, and creating an atmosphere that fosters communication, trust, and personal growth.

St. Joseph’s Medical Center (SJMC)

Located in Stockton, CA, this is the site for Consult & Liaison services. It is the largest hospital in San Joaquin County. The hospital sees a diverse mix of patients, including a large pediatric volume. St. Joseph’s Medical Center serves an urban community with nearby rural areas, each with significant underserved patient populations that create varied pathology and advanced levels of disease that challenge the residents learning and level of care. There is administrative and academic support via faculty and clinical staff. St. Joseph’s Medical Center has 355 licensed beds and all the necessary tertiary services for multiple residency programs. There is 24/7 off-site coverage by the inpatient faculty and 24/7 in-house back-up coverage.

Napa State Hospitals

Located in NAPA, CA, this is the site for forensic, geriatric, addiction and inpatient rotations. It is oldest state hospital in California founded in 1875. It is still in operation with approximately 1,255 beds. The residents will have the opportunity to evaluate and treat the patient's under the Civil Commitment under the Lanterman-Petris-Short Act, Incompetent to Stand Trial, Offenders with mental Health Disorders, Not guilty by reason of insanity. Residents will have the opportunity to provide specialized treatment such as Dialectic Behavior Therapy (DBT), Treatment for polydipsia, Sex offender treatment and Intensive Substance Recovery. Napa State Hospital's clinical staff includes psychologists, psychiatrists, social workers, rehabilitation therapists, psychiatric technicians, and registered nurses. There is administrative and academic support via 24/7 off site-coverage by the inpatient faculty and 24/7 in-house back-up coverage. The Sponsoring Institution (SJMC) will be providing housing for the residents.