Consultation - Liaison Services

The Department of Psychiatry's Consultation-Liaison Service provides expert consultations to requesting physicians for many areas of need throughout the medical center including:

  • Addiction
  • Cancer
  • Emergency Department
  • Transplant
  • General Consultation

The service includes assessment and consultation with a focus on patients who are currently hospitalized.

These services are available seven days week, 24 hours a day and include:

  • Psychiatric consultation and treatment
  • Psychopharmacological consultation and treatment
  • Psychiatric and addiction medicine referral and triage
  • Addiction medicine consultation and treatment
  • Patient and family education
  • Hospital staff education

For more information about the Psychiatry Department's Consultation - Liaison or other services, please call 310-423-3411 or 310-423-3465.