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Psychiatric Technician Program Office
(805) 468-3175 phone
(805) 468-2285 fax
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Psychiatric Technician Admission Application

 Deadline:  Friday, January 7, 2022 at 3:00 p.m.

Map of Atascadero State Hospital (Printable PDF)

Download Application Form PDF  

Students must have reliable transportation and be prepared to potentially drive as far south as Arroyo Grande and as far north as King City to attend their clinicals.

FALL 2021 RANDOM DRAW IMPORTANT DATES (PDF)

for class starting May 2022

January 7, 2022 @ 3pm Deadline to submit completed application with supporting documentation
January 12, 2022
Projected date for random draw
January 19, 2022
Letters to candidates advising status of random draw

What are Psychiatric Technicians?  An Overview

Applications to the Psychiatric Technician Program at the Department of State Hospitals-Atascadero are currently being accepted for May 2022 admission. You must be 18 years of age and have completed high school or GED equivalent to be considered. Completed applications must be received in the Psychiatric Technician Program Office at the Department of State Hospitals - Atascadero, 10333 El Camino Real by 3:00 p.m., Friday - January 7, 2022.

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Department of State Hospitals-Atascadero
Psychiatric Technician Program Office
Lindsay Byers, Program Director
Breanna Saunders, Program Secretary

Email:  ashptprogram@dsh.ca.gov       Telephone:  (805) 468-3175
Mailing address: PO Box 7007, Atascadero CA 93423-7007
Physical address: 10333 El Camino Real, Atascadero CA