The Asher Center and our faculty members contribute much to education at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, the broader Northwestern University, field colleagues and our community. We believe that educating future generations and sharing knowledge gained through our research is key to better clinical outcomes related to depressive disorders.


We are committed to recruiting and training fellows to provide care for women across the reproductive lifespan and particularly during pregnancy and postpartum.

Perinatal and Women's Mental Health Fellowship

This fellowship presents opportunities to complement existing clinical and research initiatives in women’s and perinatal mental health.

About the Mental Health Fellowship

Perinatal and Women's Psychology Fellowship

We offer a one-year Perinatal and Women’s Mental Health Instructor-Level Clinical Psychology scholar position. Two candidates are accepted each year.
About the Psychology Fellowship

Resident Rotation

At the Asher Center, senior residents from the McGaw Psychiatry Residency Program have the opportunity to learn about the special behavioral health needs of women’s during their reproductive years.

learn about the psychiatry residency rotation

Mentorships & Additional Feinberg Programs

Asher Center members currently serve as mentors for Area of Scholarly Concentration medical students, postdoctoral Reproductive Psychiatry students, undergraduate student externs, Clinical Psychology students, Psychiatry residents, BIRCWH awardees, Maternal-Fetal Medicine fellows, K-Award applicants and junior faculty investigators.

They are further involved in programs such as the following: 

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