Child Psychiatrist Unit Director in Lemont, IL at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 10/25/2021

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We are recruiting a Child Adolescent Psychiatrist with interest in Addiction Eating Disorder Treatment

With our help, women and girls struggling with eating disorders, substance abuse, and cooccurring disorders can learn to cope and care about themselves, their future, and their world in a supportive, compassionate environment.

The RTC is located on 43 tranquil acres in the suburbs of Chicago. Residential treatment includes a state-approved school for adolescents and 24-hour-a-day, 7-day-per-week medical care. Our intensive, holistic treatment model results in a depth of recovery that is transformative for residents and fulfilling for our staff.

Our team is led by a nationally known team of psychiatrists, psychologists, and our clinicians have exceptional credentials in evidence-based and outcome-supported practices. This team is supported by a staff of registered nurses, licensed clinical social workers, licensed expressive therapists, registered dietitians, and certified educational administrators and teachers facilitating around-the-clock, comprehensive care. This physician will have interest and experience in treating Eating Disorders and will develop our residential eating disorder program as the leader in the field within Chicago and the United States. The ideal candidate will have prior clinical experience treating primary eating disorders in either a residential, a hospital eating disorder setting that provides a complete continuum of care.

Our residents – adult women and adolescent girls – come to us when they need immediate, lifesaving and life-changing help. Our vision is to help residents achieve lifelong recovery by bringing together clinical treatment with spiritual and emotional growth.

  • Student loan repayment assistance
  • Residency stipend program payments until employment begins
  • Relocation assistance
  • Health, life, dental, deferred compensation, occurrence-based malpractice
  • Paid holiday, PTO, and sick leave
  • Paid CME and travel allowance

Please contact our Physician Talent Team today to learn more!

Andrew Diffenbaugh

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Physician Talent Acquisition