Psychiatry Residency

Department Chairman: Cathrine Frank, M.D.
Program Director: Deepak Prabhakar, M.D., M.P.H.
Residency Coordinator: Becky Edwards (313) 874-6611

The Department of Psychiatry offers a fully accredited (ACGME) residency program supported by Henry Ford Health System, one of the largest and most respected health care delivery systems in the country. Henry Ford is committed to constantly improving methods of care within the health care industry and the Department of Psychiatry exemplifies this commitment. In fact, Henry Ford's division of Behavioral Health Services is an international leader in mental health and healthcare, and has received several prestigious awards in recognition of accomplishments in its Perfect Depression Care Initiative, including the 2004 AMGA Acclaim Award and the 2006 Ernest A. Codman Award from The Joint Commission. Most recently, the Health System received the 2011 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. This award is the nation’s highest Presidential honor for performance excellence through innovation, improvement and visionary leadership.


Chairman's statement


Welcome to the Henry Ford Health System's Department of Psychiatry. We are delighted that you are interested in learning more about our health system and its superb training opportunities in mental health.

Henry Ford Health System is one of the nation's largest integrated health care systems, with an international reputation for excellence in both the science and art of health care and healing. more...

Program director's statement

Prabhakar Deepak

Thanks for your interest in our Psychiatry Residency Training Program.

Henry Ford Health System is recognized for its commitment to providing quality evidenced-based care. The Health System has been recognized with the Malcolm Baldridge National Quality Award. This award recognizes the culture of performance excellence at Henry Ford.

Henry Ford is home to 90 residency and fellowship programs. Our patients represent a wide breadth of diagnostic diversity, making Henry Ford an ideal place to train. more...


For more information, including program requirements, please contact the Program Coordinator.

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