Page Menu

Welcome to UMass Psychiatry!

Sheldon Benjamin, MDWith our clinical work, education programs and world-class research on the nature and causes of mental illness – from addiction and schizophrenia to autism spectrum disorders – the UMass Department of Psychiatry is helping individuals and families transform their lives. We are proud of our accomplishments and pleased to be a part of the nationally ranked University of Massachusetts Medical School and UMass Memorial Health Care system.

  • The department's "bench to bedside" and "bedside to community" research focuses on treatment and prevention.
  • Our training programs and approach to mentoring promote excellence in teaching for future mental health care practitioners.
  • Our products and services reach across the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and are found in numerous sites internationally.

Sheldon Benjamin, MD
Professor and Interim Chairman, Department of Psychiatry
UMass Medical School/UMass Memorial Medical Center


Who is reading our papers?

Watch as our papers are downloaded live around the world!

New Document
▴ Back To Top
▲ Back To Top
Additional Resources
click to open search panel