We are seeking a full-time child and adolescent psychiatrist interested in providing diagnostic, consultation, and treatment services in our Outpatient Psychiatry Service. Part time positions (half-time or more) will be considered. We are particularly seeking an educator/clinician with an interest in collaborative mental health in pediatric primary and specialty care settings, as a complement to psychiatric outpatient work. This position offers unique opportunities for providing teaching and consultation to pediatric colleagues, thereby expanding access to mental health services in medical home settings.
Applicants for these positions must be board eligible/certified in general and child/adolescent psychiatry. All positions will include a Harvard Medical School appointment, which will be at least one rank below professor with salary dependent on experience and qualifications. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
Boston Children’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
Internal Number: 12.26.2020-OPS
About Boston Children's Hospital
Embedded in Boston Children's Hospital, the #1 children's hospital from the U.S. News & World Report, the Department of Psychiatry (Department) is committed to the development and implementation of a responsive behavioral health care continuum so as to provide children and adolescents with the right services in the right setting at the right time. To do so, the Department has embraced a stepped-care approach to mental health care whereby patients are grouped into mild, moderate, or severe levels of functioning as a means of determining the most effective care setting. The Department embraces that the establishment of an effective behavioral health care continuum will require successful collaborative care partnerships between psychiatry specialty care, primary care providers, school professionals, and community mental health providers. With nearly 50 child psychiatrists and over 100 psychologists, besides the CBAT unit, the Department provides has outpatient, inpatient, CL, and school-based specialty psychiatry services. The Department is committed to the highest quality of care, innovative research, education of the next generation of educators, and the wellness of its staff.