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Last updated: October 16, 2017, 1:40 pm

How to help North Bay Wildfire Victims:

Wildfire relief organizations prefer monetary donations at this time. For safety reasons, and to avoid blocking emergency traffic, please don’t bring donations to areas affected by wildfires.

Places to donate in Contra Costa:

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has declared a health advisory due to heavy smoke from the North Bay Fires. For more information visit http://www.baaqmd.gov/

Inpatient Psychiatry

Internship Opportunities


Contra Costa Regional Medical Center
Inpatient Psychiatry
2500 Alhambra Avenue
Martinez CA 94553

Placement Openings

One placement is available for Ph.D./Psy.D. practicum I and II.

  • Placement is mid-September through the end of August

Program Description

Contra Costa Regional Medical Center is a full service county hospital with 164 beds. Interns are exposed to a full range of presentations including mood disorders, thought disorders, drug and alcohol induced disorders, and medical conditions. Students will have the opportunity to work with a diverse population and work in inpatient psychiatric unit with a multidisciplinary team. They will learn psychopharmacology and medical terminology, as well as develop skills in assessment, diagnosis, treatment recommendations, and providing short term individual therapy.

Attendance is required on Wednesday 9:00-12:00 for training and 20-24 hour a week commitment is required.

To Apply

Two letters of recommendation, CV and letter of intent should be mailed, emailed or faxed at 925-646-9050
Liat Porat, Ph.D.
Contra Costa Regional Medical Center
Department of Psychiatry, Unit 4E
2500 Alhambra Avenue
Martinez, CA 94553
liat.porat@hsd.cccounty.us