For Mental Health Professionals

As a university hospital, we offer a setting that combines education, training and the latest advancements in technology. This allows our physicians to educate others and conduct vital research, which fuels better care for our patients.

Learn more about our clinical, research and academic missions below.

Patient Care

How to refer a patient to Mental Health at The UVM Medical Center:

Call (toll free): 888-362-3242

  • Fax Referral Line: 802-847-2001
  • Email: ReferralCenteratuvmhealth [dot] org (ReferralCenter[at]uvmhealth[dot]org). Note: please send encrypted files

For information on the Office of Provider Relations, Provider Access Services and Patient Placement Services, visit Patient Referral Resources.


Fellowship and Residency Programs - We offer post-medical degree training programs in over 17 service lines. Our psychiatry residency and fellowship programs provide the ideal environment for professional and academic pursuits. Find out more about our Psychiatry Residency and Child Psychiatry Fellowship offered at the University of Vermont.

Continuing Medical Education (CME) - Our CME program offers a series of medical courses for health care professionals to learn about new and developing areas of their fields. Visit CME.

Grand Rounds - Grand Rounds present current medical topics and developments. They are sponsored by individual departments on a regular basis.


At The UVM Medical Center, we believe that research enhances the quality of clinical care by facilitating critical thinking. Research at the Department of Psychiatry focuses directly on improving patient care in neuroscience, substance abuse, child wellness and psychopathology, and public psychiatry. Visit the UVM Department of Psychiatry for more information or go to Office of Clinical Trials Research to receive up to date information on the latest clinical trials.


Looking for a career in mental health? Visit health careers for job listings and more information.