The Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, located within the largest medical center in the world, provides compassionate and exceptional care as well as cutting-edge research and extensive education and training opportunities that prepare our next generation of providers for prominent positions nationally and internationally. The department practices evidence-based care with a focus on interdisciplinary academic collaboration and expertise. The department is built on the assertion that psychiatry is a brain-based specialty that encompasses biological, psychological, social, interpersonal, and spiritual parameters.
Meet Our Chair
View a message in response to the hate crimes events from Dr. Wayne K. Goodman, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences chair.
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
View information about how the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences is supporting its faculty, staff and trainees.
More than 40 funded investigators are conducting research in most major psychiatric disorders and technologies.
Our divisions are dedicated to improving the lives of persons and families affected by psychiatry and behavioralconditions through clinical care, research, education, and community service.
The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences provides outstanding mental health education and multidisciplinary training. Learn more about our programs.
CME Opportunities: Furthering Your Education
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Department News and Events
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Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Lee and Joe Jamail Specialty Care Center
1977 Butler Blvd.
Houston, TX 77030
Clinic: (713) 798-4857
Academics: (713) 798-4872