Post-graduate training and CME:

The post-graduate training schedule requires a total of five years of training for becoming a specialist for “Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy”. The requirements for this specialist training are currently under review by the authorities.

Continuity of training is provided for and controlled by the "Continuous Medical Education (CME) System" according to which all child and adolescent psychiatrists must fulfil defined criteria for continuous field-related training within 5-year-periods.