(Physician/MD qualifications required) Psychiatry (General) – BE|BC Psychiatrist with extensive experience in treatment of eating disorders, needed for Medical Director. Lead a medical and clinical staff with a depth and breadth of expertise in treating the physical and emotional complexities of eating disorders.
Facility uses a multi-disciplinary and collaborative approach with specialized and intensive treatment for eating disorders, anorexia, bulimia, binge eating and related and concurrent mental, emotional, and addictive illness for adolescent through adult females (majority of patients range from ages 19-26.
Treatment includes intensive medical care, psychiatric treatment, individual, family, and group psychotherapy and dietary management and counseling. The most common co-occurring psychiatric illnesses treated are depression, anxiety, drug & alcohol abuse, trauma.
Approximately 40% Clinical responsibilities and 60% Administrative responsibilities. Oversee multidisciplinary team of practitioners. Contribute to Eating-Disorder research & teaching efforts. Highly visible role with opportunity to speak at various national|local medical conferences, and community involvement.
Full-time, flexible weekday schedule Four ten-hour days per week optional. Minimal call|weekends (call shared amongst medical|psychiatric providers and is 95% Telephonic).