Psychiatry and Behavioral Health

Top mental health care
Dr. David Feifel adjusts transcranial magnetic stimulation device for a patient.

Dr. David Feifel adjusts a transcranial magnetic stimulation device for a patient. Learn more about TMS therapy.

UC San Diego Health System provides expert psychiatry and behavioral health care to people throughout the Southern California region. Our clinicians are dedicated to helping patients and families affected by mental illness by providing state-of-the-art, evidence-based, personalized, and compassionate mental health care. Our psychiatric services include both clinic-based and hospital-based services for adults and seniors.

In addition to excellent patient care, UC San Diego is a top research center for psychiatric conditions and innovations in therapy.

Contact us: 858-534-7792 (PSYC)

Psychiatry News

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Specialty Care

Learn more about our expertise in:

  • ADHD
  • Opioid detoxification
  • Chronic pain
  • Treatment-resistant depression
  • Eating disorders
  • Obsessive compulsive and hoarding disorders
  • Early psychosis
  • Support for cancer patients
  • Sexual health
  • College mental health
  • Mindfulness
Specialty Care

Appointments & Referrals

Clinic Locations

  • 410 Dickinson Street
  • 140 Arbor Drive
La Jolla

Hospital Locations

Hillcrest La Jolla