Butler Hospital is the flagship teaching hospital in adult psychiatry at the The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. The hospital is the administrative home of the chair of the Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior as well as the General Psychiatry Residency Program at Brown University. Butler Hospital also provides valuable training to students from other disciplines including social work, nursing, occupational therapy, and pharmacy. The hospital supports a variety of continuing education programs on many topics in psychiatry and neurology.
As part of our Care New England-wide suicide prevention education campaign, the Care New England Suicide Prevention Workgroup will be providing resources and educational material for providers and staff. Each month will focus on a different topic. If you are a clinician or community member who needs help to decide what to do about a person who may be at risk for suicide, please call The Providence Center 24-hour Behavioral Health Emergency Line: (401)-274-7111.