About Us

For 80 years, Mass General's Psychiatry Department has provided the highest quality patient care through pioneering research.

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Our research initiatives typically begin with clinical trials and expand to studies in genetics, neuroimaging and basic neuroscience. Learn more


Our residencies and fellowships include forensic psychiatry, addiction, geriatrics and psychosomatic illnesses. Learn more

Contact Us

Department of Psychiatry
Massachusetts General Hospital

55 Fruit StreetBoston, MA 02144
  •  Near Public Transit
  •  Handicapped Accessible
  • Phone: 617-724-5600

Recovery Month 2016

September is National Recovery Month. Join Mass General for a slate of educational events this month to raise awareness of prevention, treatment and recovery support services.

  • #1 in Psychiatry

    Ranked #1 for Psychiatric Care

    U.S. News & World Report ranks Mass General psychiatry top among U.S. hospitals.

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psychiatry continuing medical education

Continuing Medical Education

We are dedicated to improving the quality of health care through education and research.

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the synaptic gap

The Synaptic Gap:
21st Century Brain Science Meets Mental Health Treatment and Policy

This HUBweek program featuring clinicians from the Department of Psychiatry will explore ways to connect the latest advances in neuroscience with mental health treatment and policy.

Date: Wednesday, September 28, 7:30 am-4:30 pm

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Patient & Family Educational Event:
Managing Your Kid’s Behavioral Health

This exciting event will offer an update on new research findings for parents with children who experience behavioral health issues.

Date: Saturday, September 24, 9 am-3:30 pm

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psychopharmacology conference

2016 Psychopharmacology Conference

An in-depth review of the latest research & advances across dozens of mental health conditions.

Date: October 20-23
Location: Boston, MA

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  • Patient Care

    Our treatment services include more than 60 specialty clinical and research programs that address a wide spectrum of psychiatric disorders, geriatrics and psychosomatic illnesses.

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