Child/Adolescent Psychiatrist in Pittsburgh, PA at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 9/18/2022

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Job Description

Overview

Practice in Pittsburgh with Southwood Psychiatric

Southwood Psychiatric Hospital is the premier psychiatric hospital in the region with a focus on children and adolescents. Southwood provides comprehensive, age-appropriate care to children and adolescents whose lives have been impacted by a broad scope of emotional, behavioral, developmental, and cognitive challenges. This treatment is provided within our 74 bed hospitals. 

To ensure that each young person receives the focused treatment that they need in the environment that is best suited to them, our mental health hospital near Pittsburgh, PA, offers the following four programs: 

  • Acute inpatient program: All genders ages 4-18 
  • CHOICES residential program: Males ages 10-18 
  • Intellectual developmental disability/autism spectrum disorder (IDD/ASD) residential program: Males ages 6-21 
  • Family-based mental health services (FBMHS) program: All genders ages 3-18 

At Southwood, we understand that the decision to seek mental health treatment for your child at an inpatient hospital can be a difficult one. When you choose our mental health hospital, you can rest assured that your entire family will be treated with the utmost dignity and respect as we all work together to develop the personalized solutions that will prepare your child for long-term success. 

What We Treat

Qualifications:

  • The Child Psychiatist will be Pennsylvania licensed 
  • Will have completed an ACGME approved residency and fellowship through an appropriate educational program
  • Board Certification or Eligiblity is required
  • Ability to work hours to meet the needs of our clients
  • Experience in child/adolescent treatment preferred

Acadia Healthcare owns & operates over 255 facilities throughout the US, providing psychiatric and chemical dependency services to patients in a variety of settings. For immediate consideration by the hiring manager, contact our Physician Talent Acquisition directly:

Andy.diffenbaugh@acadiahealthcare.com

615-905-1731 or my Cell 757-477-1623